Battlefields of the Pequot War


Location: Mashantucket, Connecticut, United States

Season: 
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 to Thursday, July 3, 2014

Application Deadline: 
Thursday, May 16, 2013

Flyer:

Program Type

Field school

Affiliation:

University of Connecticut

Project Director:

Dr. Kevin McBride, University of Connecticut

Project Description

The University of Connecticut and Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center will offer a field school in battlefield archeology at a Pequot War battlefield; the Battle of Mistick Fort: English Retreat (May 26, 1637). The project is funded by a grant from the National Park Service American Battlefield Protection Program, and are part of a long-term effort to document the Battlefields of the Pequot War (Visit www.pequotwar.org .  

Period(s) of Occupation: 17th Century

Project size: 
1-24 participants

Minimum age: 
18

Experience required: 
None

Room and Board Arrangements

<p>University housing and meal plans are available as well as some other options.&nbsp; Contact Res Life at 860-486-2926 for a summer housing application or go to the website to learn more: http://www.reslife.uconn.edu/</p>

Academic Credit

Name of institution offering credit: 
University of Connecticut
Number of credits offered 6-Credits
Tuition: 
$2,350

Location

Contact Information
Dr. Kevin McBride
Department of Anthropology, UConn Unit 2176, 354 Mansfield Road,
Storrs
CT
USA
06268
Telephone: 
(860) 303 1114