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November 08, 2003

New Uncle Keith Article 03:21 PM, 0 Comments


I have been thinking of writing my memories of the excavation of the Paquimé ruins by Dr. DiPeso. He was sent by the Amerind Foundation to head the excavation of this big famous site.

I was principal of the Dublan Grade School at that time and met the DiPesos when they came to register their two boys in the school. Their boys David and Corey were about the same age as our two oldest children Kiko and Mary. I mention this because all during the excavation we would take the older grades of the school to visit the ruins. The DiPeso boys were in those two older classes so their father was especially interested in giving us extended tours of the excavation sites and telling us of all of the interesting discoveries that were made in the work. ... [Read more]

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