1964 in archaeology

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The year 1964 in archaeology involved some significant events.

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  • April 24 – The Swedish warship Vasa, sunk in 1628, is raised from the waters of Stockholm harbor.
  • May 31 – The Venice Charter for the Conservation and Restoration of Monuments and Sites is adopted by the Second International Congress of Architects and Specialists of Historic Buildings.
  • November 30 – Western Australian Museum Act Amendment Act provides for protection of pre-1900 wrecks in local waters.
  • Project to move the Abu Simbel temples to prevent their inundation by the Aswan High Dam begins.

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  1. ^ "The Gazette: Official Public Record". The London Gazette (43390). 24 July 1964. Retrieved 4 June 2017.