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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

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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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Engaging Anthropology Conference

October 3, 2019 - October 6, 2019
Campus Center, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 1 Campus Center Way
Amherst, MA 01003 United States
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1969 was a memorable year. Humans first walked on the moon; the Miracle Mets won the World Series; Richard Nixon became President; a dairy farm in New York was host to a seminal concert in rock and roll history; and the Anthropology Department at UMass Amherst began operations. As part of our 50th Anniversary celebrations, […]

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Fall Traders Encampment

October 4, 2019 - October 5, 2019
Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve, 1925 Whoolaroc Ranch Rd
Bartlesville, OK 74003 United States
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Woolaroc will once again host the Fall Trader's Encampment on Friday and Saturday at the Mountain Man Camp at Woolaroc. Nestled near the shore of Crystal Lake, this camp is one of the most beautiful of its kind, and the perfect setting for a weekend of historical retreat. Hosted by Woolaroc's Mountain Men Wes & […]

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Culture Camp & Archaeological Workshop

October 4, 2019 - October 6, 2019
Southern Ute Camp Pagosa Junction, CO United States + Google Map

Spend a weekend with Elders, Southern Ute Preservation team, and professional archaeologists, learning traditional crafts (flint-knapping, bow making, yucca twine, etc.), archaeological survey mapping, and methods of cultural heritage site preservation. For more information or to register, please contact Heather White Thunder, Education Office Manager, Southern Ute Tribe.

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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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8:00 am

First Floridians Conference

October 4, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on October 5, 2019 at 8:00 am

Monticello Opera House, 185 W Washington St.
Monticello, 32344 United States
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The conference is free, but advanced registration is required as seating is limited.

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8:30 am

Katherine Nanny Naylor Archaeological Exhibit

October 4, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until October 31, 2019

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 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

First Friday Monitoring

October 4, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
GTM Research Reserve, 505 Guana River Rd
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082 United States
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Monitor sites at the GTM Research Reserve. Contact Emily Jane to RSVP or for more information.

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Maine Middens Exhibit

October 4, 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 4, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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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

Antique Agricultural Festival

October 4, 2019 @ 10:00 am - October 6, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Hunter’s Home Living History Farm, 19479 E Murrell Rd
Park Hill, OK 74451 United States
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Visit historic Hunter's Home as living historians from all over the United States demonstrate 19th century crafts and trades while we bring in the harvest and prepare the farm for the coming winter

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Archaeology “Take-a-Walk” Backpack

October 4, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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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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El Camino Real and Mission Exhibit: Photographs by Chris Talbot

October 4, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Milam County Historical Museum, 112 W 1st St.
Cameron, TX 76520 United States
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The Milam County Historical Commission and the El Camino Real de los Tejas National Trail Association is presenting a beautiful and significant exhibit of photographs taken along the Camino Real by noted El Camino Real and Mission photographer Chris Talbot.

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Texas Aviation Pioneers

October 4, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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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

The Involuntary American: A Scottish Pioneer’s Journey to the New World

October 4, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
New England Historic Genealogical Society, 99-101 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02116 United States
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In 1650, Thomas Doughty, an illiterate Scottish foot solder, was captured at the Battle of Dunbar. He was then transported to Massachusetts and sold as forced labor. He was one of 420 Scottish prisoners who shared this fate. Author Dr. Carol Gardner will share how recent archaeological discoveries at Durham Cathedral in England have contributed […]

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

October 4, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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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 4, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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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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2:00 pm

The Social, Economic, and Commercial Networks of Punic-Roman Tharros: New questions and new excavations for a major port town in Sardinia

October 4, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, UIUC Campus, 707 S. Mathews Street
Urbana, IL 61801 United States

Renner Lecture

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Natural History and Archaeology of Beer

October 4, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive
Hilton Head Island, SC 29926 United States
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CEO and President of the Coastal Discovery Museum, Rex Garniewicz, will share the science behind historic brews from ancient Mesopotamia, China, Egypt, and the jungles of the Amazon. Reservations are required.

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4:30 pm

OSA 60th Anniversary Open House

October 4, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
UI Office of the State Archaeologist, 700 S. Clinton St.
Iowa City, IA 52242 United States
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To celebrate our 60th anniversary, the OSA is hosting an open house on October 4, 2019, in honor of 60 years of archaeological exploration and preservation in Iowa. The event, to be held our headquarters on the University of Iowa campus, will include ancient technology demonstrations, self-guided tours of the facility, artifact displays, traditional pioneer […]

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5:00 pm

In Search of the Philistines and Other “Sea Peoples”

October 4, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Johns Hopkins University campus, Gilman Hall 50, 3400 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218 United States

Kershaw Lecture Light refreshments at 4:30 PM

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6:30 pm

Symposium on the Occasion of the Helene J. Kantor Centennial

October 4, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Keynote Lecture 2019-10-4 6:30pm-8pm
UPenn Museum, 3260 South St
Philadelphia, 19104 United States
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Helene J. Kantor (July 15, 1919-January 13, 1993) was one of the last of the great generalists of the ancient world. She studied under Henri Frankfort at the University of Chicago and completed her Ph.D. in 1945. She accepted a Research Assistant appointment in the Oriental Institute that same year and became Assistant Professor in […]

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7:00 pm

Candle Light Tour 2019

October 4, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Fort Nisqually, 5519 Five Mile Dr
Tacoma, WA 98407 United States
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Campfires and candlelight provide illumination for this magical evening walking tour of Fort Nisqually Living History Museum. Guests eavesdrop as more than a hundred historical interpreters bring to life the men, women, and children of the Hudson’s Bay Company. This year, guests will arrive during October of 1859. News of the Pig War, taking place […]

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