Wheeler, Robert Eric Mortimer, 1890-1976
by Jacquetta Hawkes
- 20 Apr 2016
- 978-0-19-725983-2 hbk
Sir Mortimer Wheeler. Elected Fellow of the British Academy 1941. Secretary of the British Academy 1949-1968. Treasurer 1950-1951.
Mortimer Wheeler Archaeological Lectures
A lecture series was established to commemorate the 80th birthday of Sir Mortimer Wheeler (Secretary of the Academy 1949–1968). The lecture was first delivered in 1971. It was discontinued as a series of single lectures after 1991; the 1992 and 2001 ‘lectures’ were keynote presentations in Academy conferences on archaeological topics.