1915 in archaeology
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The year 1915 in archaeology involved some significant events.
- R. E. Merwin leads Harvard University's Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology project at Lubaantun.
- Alfred V. Kidder (director of the Southwestern Expedition for Phillips Andover Academy) excavates Pecos Pueblo, New Mexico (ending 1927).
- Earl Halstead Morris excavates Twin Angels Pueblo.
- Nijmegen Helmet is found in the Netherlands.
- Sylvanus Morley - An Introduction to the Study of Maya Hieroglyphs.
- 21 September - Cecil Chubb acquires Stonehenge at auction for £6600.
- The first of the 'Etruscan terracotta warriors', forged by sculptor Alfredo Fioravanti with the Riccardi family, is purchased by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.
- August 8 - María Rostworowski, Peruvian historian (died 2016).
- December 8 - Bernard Fagg, English archaeologist working in Nigeria (died 1987).
- Michael J. O'Kelly, Irish archaeologist (died 1982).