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Systematic Investigation of the African Later Tertiary and Quarternary

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Burg Wartenstein Symposium #29
July 14 - August 9, 1965
Burg Wartenstein Conference Center



  • Background to Evolution in Africa (W.W. Bishop and J.D. Clark, Eds.) University of Chicago Press, 1967
  • Atlas of African Prehistory (J.D. Clark, Ed.) University of Chicago Press, 1967.


Base Group:

W. W. Bishop, organizer (University of London, UK)
J. Desmond Clark, organizer (University of California, Berkeley, USA)
Jean de Heinzelin (University of Ghent, Belgium)
F. Clark Howell (University of Chicago, USA)
L.S.B. Leakey (National Museum Center for Prehistory and Paleontology, Kenya)
Mary Leakey (Nairobi, Kenya)
Lita Osmundsen (Wenner-Gren Foundation, USA)


Group A:

E.M. Van Zinderen Bakker (University of the Orange Free State, South Africa)
H.S.B. Cooke [submitted paper, unable to attend] (Dalhousie University, Canada)
Yves Coppens (Institut de Paleontologie, France)
L.H. Wells (University of Cape Town, South Africa)
Abbe R. Lavocat (Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes, France)
Paul Quezel (University of Wisconsin, USA)
E.S. Higgs (University of Cambridge, UK)
A. Gautier (University Ghent, Belgium)
R.F. Ewer (Univresity of Ghana, Africa)


Group B:

Bennett H. Baker (Geological Survey of Kenya)
L. Balout (Institut de Paleontologie humaine, France)
Pierre Biberson (Institut de Paleontologie Humaine, France)
Maria C. Blanc (Instituto di Paleontologia Umana, Italy)
Geoffrey Bond (University College of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Rhodesia)
C.K. Brain (Transvaal Museum, South Africa)
Karl W. Butzer (University of Chicago, USA)
Glen Cole (Field Museum of Natural History, USA)
Garniss H. Curtis (University of California, Berkeley, USA)
Richard F. Flint (Yale University, USA)
Herbert Franz (Institut fur Geologie und Bodenkunde, Austria)
M. Haldemann-Kleindienst (Fribourg, Switzerland)
Richard L. Hay (University of California, Berkeley, USA)
Glynn L. Isaac (National Museum Centre for Prehistory and Paleontology, Kenya)
J.A. Miller (University of Cambridge, UK)


Group C:

L. Balout
P. Biberson
G. H. Cole
Brian M. Fagan (British Institute of History and Archaeology, Kenya)
M. Haldemann-Kleindienst
Henri J. Hugot (Institut Francais d’Afrique Noire, Senegal)
R.R. Inskeep (University of Cape Town, South Africa)
Glynn L. Isaac
R.J. Mason (University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa)
Raymond Mauny (Sorbonne, France)
J. Nenquin (Musee Royal de l’Afrique Centrale, Belgium)
M. Posnansky (Makerere University College, Uganda)
H. Summers (National Museum, Rhodesia)
J. Tixier (Institut de Paleontologie humaine, France)
Francis Van Noten (Musee Royal d l’Afrique Centrale, Belgium)