Sylvanus Griswold Morley
(June 7, 1883-Sept. 2, 1948)

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Morley at Copan in 1912 With Earl H. Morris at Chichen Itza


Morley (3d from right) and Carnegie staff, Chichen Itza, 1924 Morley (center) and Carnegie staff, Chichen Itza, 1924



Pantaleon stela at Cotzumalhuapa


Morley, Sylvanus G. A Group of Related Structures at Uxmal, Mexico. American Journal of Archaeology, Jan.-Mar., 1910
_____. The Historical Value of the Books of Chilan Balam. American Journal of Archaeology, April- June, 1911
_____. The Calakmul Expedition, The Scientific Monthly, Vol. 37, No. 3 Sept., 1933

_____. ArchŠological Investigations of the Carnegie Institution of Washington in the Maya Area of Middle America, during the Past Twenty-Eight Years. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, Feb. 10, 1943

Shapiro, Jason S. Sylvanus Griswold Morley: A Life in Archaeology and Elsewhere.

Passport, Feb. 7, 1910
Certificate of Registration of American Citizen, Progreso, Mexico, May 2, 1913
Passport, Jan. 30, 1915
Passport, July 27, 1922
Morley's Diary, 1932
World War II draft registration, 1942
Obituary by J. Eric S. Thompson
Sylvanus Morley (Wikipedia)