Mystery of the Incas by Armand Denis, 1949
Hiram Bingham, formally Hiram Bingham III, (1875 – 1956) was an academic, explorer, treasure hunter and politician from the United States. He made public the existence of the Quechua citadel of Machu Picchu in 1911 with the guidance of local Indigenous farmers. Later, Bingham served as a member of the United States Senate.
Hiram Bingham in Machu Picchu , 1948
Hiram Bingham in 1948
returned for the last time to Machu Picchu and opened the road between Puente Ruinas and the entrance to Machu Picchu.Hiram Bingham in 1948.