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Archaeology of Joshua Tree National Park

October 26, 2019 - October 27, 2019

Joshua Tree National Park
74485 National Park Drive
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277 United States


Discover the ancient peoples who were defined by the arid landscape of what is now Joshua Tree National Park. Daniel McCarthy will discuss how archaeologists study human culture through material remains and environmental landscapes. The class will begin with an archaeological overview including an exclusive visit to see the artifacts and archival collections at Joshua Tree National Park’s Research Museum. The field sessions will focus on the prehistoric and historic peoples who lived in this area and will provide studens with new insights into the park’s cultural heritage.
Go to joshuatree.org for registration

Contact

Kevin Wong
Phone:
7603675539
Email:
Desertinstitute@joshuatree.org
Website:
www.joshuatree.org

Venue

Joshua Tree National Park
74485 National Park Drive
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277 United States
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Phone:
7603675537
Website:
www.joshuatree.org

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