When:
Saturday, Mar 07, 2020 9:00a -
Sunday, Mar 07, 2021 5:00p

Where:
Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology
11 Divinity Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138

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Admission:
$Regular museum admission rates apply.

Categories:
History

Event website:
https://www.peabody.harvard.edu/uncovering-pacific-pasts

Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge
Open Saturday, March 7, 2020–Sunday, March 7, 2021

This small new exhibit explores how early Harvard scholars influenced the development of anthropology and archaeology in the Pacific region. Produced in collaboration with over thirty other museums around the world, Harvard’s contributing exhibit will feature historical images and objects from the Peabody collections, including intricately carved Fijian clubs, models of distinctive Pacific outriggers, and a striking example of Samoan bark cloth (siapo). Together they weave a compelling narrative about the ideas, people, and networks pivotal to both early understandings and ongoing studies of Oceania.

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07/03/2020 09:00:00 07/03/2021 17:00:00 15 Uncovering Pacific Pasts: Harvard’s Early Endeavors in Oceanic Anthropology Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge Open Saturday, March 7, 2020–Sunday, March 7, 2021 This small new exhibit explores how early Harvard scholars influenced... Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, Cambridge, MA 02138 Organizer Organizer e-mail false DD/MM/YYYY Reddit