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Archeologists

Principal Archeologist Working Dates
Paul Schumacher 1952 - 1956
Bruce Powell 1956 - 1965
Smokie Moore 1957 - 1959
Jake Gruber 1960
George L. Wren 1961
John Cotter 1963 - 1976
Leland J. Abel 1964
Nathan Caplan 1965
Charles I. Wilson Jr. 1967
Elizabeth Gell 1968
Barbara Liggett 1970 - 1974
Mary Mish 1974
P. L. Bogucki and R. E. Cauffiel 1975
Carl Gatter 1975
Dan Crozier 1976 - 1979
Juliette Cartwright - Gerhardt 1976
Betty Cousans 1976
Bill Hershey 1976
Michael Parrington 1977 - 1979
Richard Fitzgerald 1978 - 1979
Joseph Hall 1979
Dave Orr 1979
Barbara Liggett 1980 - 1982
Dave Orr 1996
Allen Cooper 1997
Paul Inashima 1997 - 2000
Allen Cooper 1998 - 2000
Juliette C. Gerhardt & Rebecca Yamin 1999 - 2000
Jed Levin 2000 +
Tom Crist & Doug Mooney 2000 +

Did You Know?

Painting of George Washington

George Washington, the nation’s first president, ran his two administrations in Philadelphia from his rented house near the corner of Sixth and Market Streets. Wife Martha, two young grandchildren and as many as 24 servants, including enslaved men and women from Mount Vernon, made up his household.