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archaeologist

Joaquin Gonzalez Echegaray, Spanish archaeologist. Member of Royal Academy Bones Lletres (Barcelona) (correspondent), Royal Catalonian Academy Sant Jordi (Barcelona) (correspondent), Royal Academy Fine Arts of San Fernando (Madrid) (correspondent), Explorers Club (New York ).

Background

Echegaray, Joaquin Gonzalez was born on November 2, 1930 in Santander, Spain. Son of Joaquin Gonzalez Domenech and Carmen Echegaray Abascal.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Archaeology, University Deusto, Bilbao, Spain, 1976.

Career

Vice director Museum Prehistory and Archaeology, Santander, Spain. Director Ethnographic Museum Cantabria (Spain), Muriedas, 1966—1979, Center Investigation and Museum Altamira, Cantabria, 1979—1985, Institute Prehistoric Investigations, Santander, since 1985.

Membership

Member of Royal Academy Bones Lletres (Barcelona) (correspondent), Royal Catalonian Academy Sant Jordi (Barcelona) (correspondent), Royal Academy Fine Arts of San Fernando (Madrid) (correspondent), Explorers Club (New York ).

Connections

father:
Joaquin Gonzalez Domenech

mother:
Carmen Echegaray Abascal