Frans Blom was born in Copenhagen in 1893. He got a job as a contractor at the National Company of the Pierce Oil Corporation to come to Mexico in 1920. In Chiapas he found his home and vocation: he dedicated his life to research, archeology and anthropology. . In 1950 he founded the Na Bolom Center for Scientific Studies. He described himself as: "Born in Denmark, ardent from Chiapas and Mexican at heart."

FRANS BLOM

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