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Jan Kazimierz Jaskanis

Jan Kazimierz Jaskanis, archaeologist, museologist. Recipient honorary membership Slavo-Baltiska Sällskapet, 1976, special prize Voivode Bialystok Province, 1980, 1st prize Minister Culture and Arts, 1987, Professor Krzysztof Dabrowski prize Polish Archeological and Numismatic Society, 1984.

Background

  • Jaskanis, Jan Kazimierz was born on July 19, 1932 in Lublin, Loco, Poland.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Warsaw, Poland, 1953. Doctor, University Warsaw, Poland, 1971. Master of Arts in Archaeology, University Poznan, Poland, 1955.

    Career

    • Chief archeologist Bialystok (Poland) Voivodeship, conservator archeological monuments Office for Protection of History Monuments, 1955-1964, District Regional Museum, Bialystok, 1965-1974. Director District Museum, 1974-1980, State Archeological Museum, Warsaw, since 1980. Associate professor Bialystok branch Warsaw University, 1974-1977.

    Works

    • Author: The Burial Rite of the West Balts in the Late Ancient, 1974. Editor-in-chief: (museum yearbook) Rocznik Bialostocki, since 1967, Publications of State Archeological Museum, since 1981. Contributor over 120 articles to scholarly journals.

    Membership

    Councillor Provincial Council Voivodeship, Bialystok, 1969-1981. Chairman Committee Polish Archeological Museum's, Warsaw, since 1988, Science Society Bialystok, 1974-1982. Board directors Polish national committee International Council Museum's, Warsaw, since 1986.

    Active Association Polish Museum's.

    Connections

    • Józef and Wladyslawa (Sowinska) J. Married Danuta Wadecka, October 9, 1952. 1 child, Pawel-Olaf.
    • spouse: Danuta Wadecka
    • child: Pawel-Olaf Jaskanis
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    Born July 19, 1932
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    • 1953
      University Warsaw
    • 1971
      University Warsaw
    • 1955
      University Poznan
    • 1955 - 1964
      Chief archeologist Bialystok (Poland) Voivodeship
    • 1965 - 1974
      Chief archeologist Bialystok (Poland) Voivodeship
      Bialystok, Podlaskie, Poland
    • 1974 - 1980
      director, District Museum
    • 1980
      director, District Museum
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States