Islay (Peru : Province)
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Joseph Phineas Davis Journal of Travels in Cuzco (Peru)
Identifier: SC MS 0305
Informative journal of travels in the region of Puno and Cuzco containing information about the Andean culture, indigenous populations, places, topography, Andean Indian ruins and building features. During the Davis exploration of southeastern Peru he was joined by American archaeologist and U.S. Commissioner to Peru, Ephraim George Squier and together they measured and observed with great care the Inca ruins in the Cuzco region.
Dates: May 26 to July 29, 1864