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October 2019

When Did Vesuvius Explode?

October 30, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
University of South Florida. C.W. Bill Young Hall
12303 Maple Drive
Tampa, FL 33617 United States

Edward J. Bader Lecture Reception at 5:30 PM

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LiDAR Imaging: A New Tool for Archaeology

October 30, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Brunswick High School
116 Maquoit Road
Brunswick, ME 04011 United States

A brief historical outline provides the context for an introduction to LiDAR technology and a demonstration of how LiDAR-derived imagery is being used as an adjunct to traditional methods in the search for early European settlement sites in the Merrymeeting Bay area. Also included are examples of how LiDAR imaging and analytics can be used in gauging human impacts to the area’s ecosystem that have taken place in past centuries.

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Digitizing Prehistory: Aegean Scripts in the 21st Century

October 30, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
CU Museum of Natural History
Boulder, CO 80309 United States

In this lecture, Dr. Nakassis presents part of his long-running research project on prehistoric Aegean scripts. The Mycenaean palaces of the Greek Late Bronze Age (ca. 1300-1100 B.C.) made use of a sophisticated writing system called Linear B, which they inscribed on clay tablets and sealings. These documents are crucial to our understanding of these complex societies and shed light on everything from economy to religion. Dr. Nakassis co-directs a new project to digitally document Linear B tablets using of…

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Digging up the World’s First Farmers: An Archaeologist Reports from Syria

October 30, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, WRI-C Building, Room 144
4505 S. Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89154 United States

An AIA President's Challenge Lecture Optional dinner at 5:00 PM at Original Linda Michoacan, 2655 E. Desert Inn Rd., Las Vegas NV 89121

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Eastern States Archeological Federation

October 31, 2019 - November 3, 2019
Sheraton Bucks County Hotel
400 Oxford Valley Rd
langhorne, PA 19047 United States

The Eastern States Archeological Federation (ESAF) is an organization of state archeological societies representing much of the Eastern United States and Canada. This will be their 86th Annual Meeting.

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Katherine Nanny Naylor Archaeological Exhibit

October 31, 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

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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South West Lab Day at Henderson State!

October 31, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Thursday, repeating until October 31, 2019

HSU Research Station
1042 Haddock St.
Arkadelphia, AR 71923 United States

Archeology Lab Days are held most Thursdays at the Arkansas Archeological Survey’s HSU Research Station (on the Henderson State University campus).

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CRPT Workshop

October 31, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Amelia Island Museum of History and Bosque Bello Cemetery
1320 N 14th St
Fernandina, FL 32034 United States

Explore cemeteries as historical resources, laws that protect them, conserving headstones and markers, managing cemetery landscapes, and practice hands-on headstone cleaning with a D-2 solution. Registration is $15 and includes materials and sample of D2. To register or for more info, contact Emily Jane.

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Maine Middens Exhibit

October 31, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until November 1, 2019

Hudson Museum
5746 Collins Center for the Arts
Orono, ME 04469 United States

Exhibit curated by Alice Kelley.

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Archaeology “Take-a-Walk” Backpack

October 31, 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

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 Carriage House to get a backpack and start your adventure!

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