MADDELEINE COLANI

Events

Birth - Strasbourg, France

1833

Colani family relocated to Royan, France of the annexation of Strasbourg by Prussia through the Treaty of Frankfurt

1871

Sister Eléonore born, Royan, France

1877

Joined the French Overseas Administration

1898

Arrived in Hanoi, Vietnam

1899

Teaching years

1900 - 1913

Returned to France for university studies

1913

Returned to Indo-china

1914

Volunteer with the Geological Survey of Indo-china (GSI)

1914

Hired fulltime with GSI as a trainee geologist

1917

Returned to France to complete doctorate thesis on fossil fusulinids

1919

Returned to Hanoi, Vietnam

1921

Chi-Ganh excavations, Vietnam

1923

Left GSi

1928

Joined the École française d'Extrême-Orient (EFEO)

Jan 1929 - 1943

Hoabinhian excavations, Vietnam

Dec 1929 - 1931

Xieng Khouang excavations Ban Ang, Laos

1931 - 1933

Les Megaliths du Haut Laos, published

1935

Luang Prabang excavations, Luang Prabang, Laos

1940

Death - Hanoi, Vietnam

1943