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Eisenhower’s Neighborhood

September 3, 2019 - October 25, 2019
Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site, 609 S. Lamar Ave.
Denison, TX 75021 United States
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The Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site presents a temporary exhibit on the architecture of the Birthplace; displays of artifacts found on the surface of the site; and features a self-guided walking tour of the "Lost Neighborhood" that once surrounded the Birthplace. 9am - 4pm Tues-Sat; 1 - 5pm Sun.

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Making Alabama Bicentennial Exhibit

October 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019
Alabama State Capitol, 600 Dexter Ave
Montgomery, AL 36130 United States
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Alabama's history, culture and humanities is a part of this impressive traveling exhibit. It features eight periods of history - from becoming a territory to achieving statehood and beyond. For Tour schedule, visit www.makingalabama.org.

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Exhibit: Lubbock Landmark Lake Online Exhibit

October 1, 2019 - October 31, 2019
Lubbock Lake Landmark, online only exhibit
Lubbock, TX United States

Lubbock Lake Landmark, also known as Lubbock Lake Site, is an important archeological site and natural history preserve in Lubbock. There is evidence of ancient people and extinct animals of nearly 12,000 years of use by ancient cultures on the Llano Estacado. The site is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and is […]

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Gravestone Symbols and their Meaning in Evergreen Cemetery

October 1, 2019 - October 31, 2019
Evergreen Cemetery, 560 Evergreen Street
Paris, TX 75460 United States
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As part of Archeology Month, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site is presenting "Gravestone Symbols and their Meanings in Evergreen." Gravestones are very personal things, used to represent the people that they honor. In the past, different symbols and carvings on gravestones held certain meanings and told the viewer something about the deceased. […]

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Texas Archeology Awareness Exhibit

October 1, 2019 - October 31, 2019
McLennan Community College Library, 1400 College Dr
Waco, TX 76708 United States
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A Texas Archeology Month exhibit and outreach materials are featured at the McLennan Community College Library throughout the month of October. Mon-Thur 7:30am-10pm; Fri 8am-5pm; Sat 9am-3pm; Sun 3pm-9pm

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Digging Up The Past

October 1, 2019 - October 31, 2019
Biloxi Public Library, 580 Howard Avenue
Biloxi, MS 39530 United States
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An educational display at the library on the archaeology and history of the Gulf Coast and the associated resources available at the Biloxi Public Library on these topics.

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Wilkinson County Mound Exhibit

October 1, 2019 - October 31, 2019
Wilkinson County Museum, Bank St & Boston Row
Woodville, LA 39669 United States
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This exhibit focuses on Native American mound sites in Mississippi and Louisiana. Mon-Fri: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM and 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM; Sat: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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Anti Looting and Graffitti Poster Competition

October 1, 2019 - October 11, 2019
Institute of Archaeology, 3401 Mountain View Boulevard
Belmopan City, Cayo Belize
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Recently, there has been a number of cases of destruction, looting and graffiti at archaeological reserves and sites. The Institute of Archaeology deems it necessary to launch a campaign aimed at promoting the protection and preservation of Belize’s archaeological sites. The campaign to combat graffiti and looting at sites will be done with a poster […]

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Clean-up of Soldier’s Water Hole historical marker and site

October 1, 2019 - October 31, 2019
Soldier’s Water Hole, CR 422
Brady, TX 76825 United States
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The main project focus during 2019-2020 of the McCulloch County Historical Commission (located in Brady) is the surveying/repairing and publicizing/promoting of the county's 21 state historical markers. The commission is pleased that it will be working with Ledger Bucholz, a local Eagle Scout candidate who has received Boy Scout approval for the clean-up of the […]

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Ongoing

MOOC Discovering Greek & Roman Cities

September 12, 2019 @ 8:00 am - November 21, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

In this Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), an international team of experts from six different universities explore the many facets of Greek and Roman cities. They discuss mega cities like Rome, centers of international commerce like the Greek city of Delos and Palmyra in the Syrian Desert, regional centers of production like Pompeii, and frontier […]

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8:30 am

Katherine Nanny Naylor Archaeological Exhibit

October 2, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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Massachusetts Archives Building, 220 Morrissey Boulevard
Boston, MA 02125 United States
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Have you ever visited Massachusetts Historical Commission’s Archaeological Exhibits Online www.sec.state.ma.us/mhc/mhcarchexhibitsonline/index.htm and wanted to see the artifacts themselves? Here’s your chance to see some of most stunning and surprising artifacts that were found in Katherine Nanny Naylor’s privy by archaeologists who excavated the Cross Street Backlot Site in Boston. Open Monday through Friday.

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9:00 am

Maine Middens Exhibit

October 2, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hudson Museum, 5746 Collins Center for the Arts
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Exhibit curated by Alice Kelley.

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9:30 am

2019 Fort Hunter Archaeology Excavation

October 2, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 4, 2019

Fort Hunter Mansion and Park Harrisburg, 17120 United States + Google Map

The Section of Archaeology at the State Museum will be conducting their excavation at Fort Hunter Mansion and Park between September 4 and October 4, 2019. Every fall since 2006, the Archaeology Section of the State Museum of Pennsylvania has led a month-long excavation at Fort Hunter Mansion and Park in Harrisburg, PA. Come out […]

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10:00 am

Archaeology Lab Volunteer Day

October 2, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

FPAN Coordinating Center, 207 East Main St.
Pensacola, FL 32502 United States
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The FPAN Archaeology Lab is open to volunteers throughout the year. Volunteers help rough sort artifacts recovered from local archaeological sites. No experience is needed, but all volunteers are given a brief orientation by a professional archaeologist on their first day.

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Robbins Museum of Archaeology Open House

October 2, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until October 26, 2019

Robbins Museum of Archaeology, 17 Jackson Street
Middleborough, MA 02346 United States
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Come visit over 10,000 years of local archaeology! The museum displays thousands of artifacts including a handcrafted mishoon (dugout canoe), the Doyle collection of Native American dolls, and a diorama of Native American New England life.

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Archaeology “Take-a-Walk” Backpack

October 2, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 31, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until October 26, 2019

Gore Place, 52 Street
Waltham, MA 02453 United States
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In honor of Archaeology Month, Gore Place is offering an archaeology themed backpack as part of a "Take a Walk" activity. With it, children and their accompanying adults can explore the open spaces and hidden places on this 50 acre estate. Each backpack contains binoculars, a magnifying glass, and archaeology related activities. Come to the […]

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Texas Aviation Pioneers

October 2, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until October 31, 2019

Tyler Pounds Regional Airport, 150 Airport Drive
Tyler, TX 75704 United States
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We have a new photo display of 23 Texas born men/women who have distinguished and historical backgrounds in aviation history. The objective is for the viewer to guess who the person is. We have a book with all the personal data on each person.

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12:00 pm

In Small Things Remembered: The Archaeology of Mayflower Pilgrims John and Priscilla Alden

October 2, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 pm, repeating until October 12, 2019

Alden House Historic Site, 105 Alden Street
Duxbury, MA 02332 United States
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This new exhibit draws on the archaeology of Mayflower pilgrims John and Priscilla Alden's first house site in Duxbury. An excavation done in 1960 by Roland T. Robbins uncovered thousands of objects at a site occupied from 1630 until ca. 1690. Using recent analysis of the collection, the exhibit explores the Alden's daily life in […]

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1:30 pm

Guided Tour of Native American Exhibits

October 2, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 31, 2019

Kimble County Historical Museum, 130 Hospital Drive
Junction, TX 76849 United States
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Free tours of the Native American artifacts on display in the Kimble County Historical Museum are available throughout the month of October each weekday afternoon from 1:30 - 4:30pm. Check for availability on Saturday. Closed Sunday.

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6:00 pm

From Nashville to Dollywood

October 2, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Parthenon, 2500 West End Avenue
Nashville, TN United States
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"From Nashville to Dollywood" FREE lecture by Helen Morales, University of California, Santa Barbara Nashville Parthenon Please RSVP to: 615.862.8431 or info@parthenon.org In 2010, Helen Morales made a pilgrimage to Dollywood. Morales was a recent transplant from England to the United States, a Classics Professor, and a huge Dolly Parton fan. She traveled from Graceland […]

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7:00 pm

Cultural recovery in a time of violence: Protecting heritage sites in Syria

October 2, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Brock University International Centre, 573B Glenridge Avenue
St. Catharines, ON L2T 4C2 Canada
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Wilkie Lecture Location to be confirmed

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Life in 17th Century New England

October 2, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Acton Memorial Library, 486 Main Street
Acton, MA 01720 United States
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Historians have spoken often of the Americas as a "New World" without ever delving into what that meant to 17th century explorers and settlers from Europe. National Park Service Ranger John McNiff relates how the expectations of the earliest "New" England explorers and settlers – about the climate, landscape, and even the appearance of the […]

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The Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park

October 2, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Flagler Room, Flagler College, 74 King Street
St. Augustine, FL 32084 United States
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Presented by Dr. Roger Smith The Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park has been a favorite site for tourists in St. Augustine, Florida, since April 1868 – the earliest-known documented dating of a patron visiting the park for a sip of water from the famous fountain. But it is also arguably the most historic 15 acres […]

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Society for Pennsylvania Archaeology John Shrader Chapter #21

October 2, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on November 6, 2019 at 7:00 pm

Joanna Furnace, 1250 Furnace Road
Geigertown, PA 19523 United States
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John Shrader Chapter 21 Archaeology Day on a Saturday in October – Date to be determined. Monthly Chapter 21 meeting on October 2nd at Joanna Furnace in Morgantown,Pa . Our speaker will be Janet Johnson, who will be presenting updates on Archaeology at Fort Hunter, a French and Indian war fort in Harrisburg, Pa. Mr. […]

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Buttons, Bones, and Broken Bowls

October 2, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Plymouth Public Library, 132 South Street
Plymouth, MA 02360 United States
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Please join local archaeologist, Martha Sulya (MA in Historical Archaeology at the University of Massachusetts Boston), as she tells the tale of the remains of domestic life at the Plymouth Antiquarian Society's 1677 Harlow House. The Harlow House underwent an extensive interior restoration in 2006. Come learn and see what was found during excavations under […]

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