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The Ship That Held Up Wall Street: The Archaeological Investigation of a Colonial Ship Discovered in Manhattan
October 24, 2018 @ 6:30 pm EDT
Grand Valley State University, Allendale Campus
Allendale, MI 49401 United States
Sponsored by: Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: Central and Western Michigan
Lecturer: Warren Riess
An illustrated lecture wherein Prof. Riess will take the audience through a complete site investigation, from discovery through international interpretation, using a colonial merchant ship site as an interesting example. Known variously as the Wall Street ship, the Ronson ship, or Princess Carolina, the ship and its contents have answered a few questions and posed new ones.