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us: Rivet, Paul, 1876-1958


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    • us: Rivet, P. (Paul), 1876-1958
    • us: Rivet Lajoux, Paul, 1876-1958
    • us: Lajoux, Paul Rivet, 1876-1958
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1876-05-07
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1958-03-21
    • Birth Place

        Wasigny (France)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Cuenca (Ecuador)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Musée de l'homme (Muséum national d'histoire naturelle)
    • Gender

        (lcdgt) Males
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Medicine
          (lcsh) Anthropology
        • Occupation

            (lcsh) Physicians
              (lcsh) Anthropologists
          • Sources

            • found: Tsachila, 1988: t.p. (Paul Rivet) p. 8 (1876-1958)
            • found: LC data base, 1-11-89 (hdg.: Rivet, Paul, 1876-1958)
            • found: L'orfèvrerie précolombienne des Antilles, des Guyanes, et du Vénézuéla ... 1923: t.p. (P. Rivet)
            • found: Madame Rivet, 2016 page following the title page (Paul Rivet, anthropologist, scientist, physician of the French geodesic mission in Cuenca, met Mercedes Andrade who later became his wife)
            • found: Wikipedia, viewed December 13, 2016 (Paul Rivet, born in Wasigny, Ardennes, in 7 May 1876, died in 21 March 1958; was a French ethnologist trained as physician; he founded the Musée de l'Homme in 1937; in his professional work, Rivet is known for his theory that South America was originally populated in part by migrants who sailed there from Australia and Melanesia; he married Mercedes Andrade Chiriboga, a woman born in Cuenca, Ecuador) {https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paul_Rivet}
            • found: Diccionario biográfico Ecuador website, viewed December 13, 2016 (Paul Rivet Lajoux, anthropologist, 1876-1958; son of Gustavo Rivet and María Lajoux) {http://www.diccionariobiograficoecuador.com/tomos/tomo2/r4.htm}
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