Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Archaeological exploration in China
Identifier: Film Collection no. 7
Scope and Contents Davidson Black, professor of anatomy at the Peking Union Medical College, conducted the first systematic excavations at Choukoutien, China, where the fossil remains of Peking Man had been discovered in 1926. This film illustrates the painstaking excavation activities, such as panning, scraping, digging, and brushing, carried on at Choukoutien under the direction of Black's successor, Franz Weidenreich, director of the Cenozoic Research Laboratory in Peking. Weidenreich compares a Peking Man...
Dates: [between 1935 and 1941]
Franz Weidenreich collection, 1910-1948
Identifier: Mss .W445
Dates: (bulk 1935-1948).
Search of Peking Man exhibition photographic slides, 1975-1976.
Identifier: PSC 81H
Slides of the temporary exhibition In Search of Peking Man, held at the American Museum of Natural History, 1975. Several views of the display case.