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  1. 1. HowardCarte r
  2. 2. 1. Childhood2. About Howard Carter3. Howard Carter’s art4. Howard Carter’s Discovery5. King Tut6. Bibliography
  3. 3.  Howard Carter was born May 9, 1874. Howard Carter was home schooled. Howard Carter was ill for most of his childhood and was sent to live with his aunts in Norfolk. After a while Samuel Carter, Howard Carter’s father, became an archaeologist which inspired Howard to be one, too. At the age 17, he switched from an archaeologist to an Egyptologist.
  4. 4.  Howard Carter worked in Egypt for 31 years before he found kings Tut’s tomb. Howard Carter got a job as an archeologist’s helper to illustrate the artifacts that were discovered. Howard Carter was once an artist, but people remember him more as an archeologist and Egyptologist Being an artist was helpful for his exploration because he drew the things he saw and thought were interesting. He was able to read and make hieroglyphics (Egyptian writing) Howard Carter’s art was also a way he made money. He was hired by the museums to draw pictures of ancient Egyptian things for tourists .
  5. 5.  In 1917, Howard Carter tried to find King Tut’s tomb. In 1992, Howard Carter Discovered King Tut’s tomb In 1993, Howard Carter opened King Tut’s tomb Howard Carter searched for 5 years from 1917 to 1922 for kings Tut’s Tomb Howard Carter found King Tut’s tomb in the valleys of the kings
  6. 6. Childhood http://www.biography.com/people/howard-carter-20683395 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Howard_CarterAbout Howard Carter http://www.biography.com/people/howard-carter-20683395 http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Howard_Carter.aspx http:videa//archaeology.mrdonn.org/howard-carter.htmlHoward Carter’s disCovery http://history1900s.about.com/od/1920s/a/kingtut.htm http://www.mummytombs.com/egypt/kingtut.carter.htmVideos http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ZWB5-aXMXQ
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