Alabama Archaeological Society to Join in National Archaeology Day Festivities
February 24, 2012
The Alabama Archaeological Society (AAS) will join in the National Archaeology Day celebrations this year as a Collaborating Organization. Organized in 1954, the AAS promotes informed archaeological studies and the preservation of southeastern historic and prehistoric archaeological sites. AAS members participate in surface scouting, site mapping and reporting, artifact analysis, documentation, and the excavation and preservation of archaeological sites. This October, the AAS will host an event for National Archaeology Day.
International Archaeology Day in Anchorage, Alaska was hosted by archaeologists from the state and federal level at University of Anchorage.
For International Archaeology Day, the Oriental Institute hosted a film screening "Breaking Ground: the Story of the Oriental Institute."
Parkin Archeological State Park commemorated International Archaeology Day 2013