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October 2019

El Camino Real and Mission Exhibit: Photographs by Chris Talbot

October 16, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Milam County Historical Museum
112 W 1st St.
Cameron, TX 76520 United States

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 16, 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

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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Boston University Archaeology Seminar Series: “Make place for thy kings!”: Monumental terraces of Lydian Sardis

October 16, 2019 @ 12:20 pm - 1:20 pm
Boston University Archaeology Program
675 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 253
Boston, MA 02215 United States

Guzin Eren, Boston University

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Indiana Historic Preservation Review Board Meeting

October 16, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Fort Harrison State Park Inn and Conference Center, Roosevelt Room, Inn Building
5830 N Post Road
Indianapolis, IN 46216 United States

The Indiana Historic Preservation Review Board makes decisions on preservation-related issues and provides public oversight for the division. The Board nominates Indiana properties to the National Register of Historic Places. Once the Board approves an application and it is signed by the State Historic Preservation Officer, it is sent to Washington to be considered by the Keeper of the Register. The Board also approves funding recommendations for the federal matching grant program, and review applications for state-funded projects that will…

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Guided Tour of Native American Exhibits

October 16, 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

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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Saving Mes Aynak

October 16, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
University of Florida
FAB 105
Gainesville, 32611 United States

We invite members and archaeology enthusiasts to join us for a viewing of the independent documentary film, _Saving Mes Aynak_, a 5,000-year-old archaeological site in Afghanistan which faces demolition. The screening will be held on the University of Florida campus and will be followed by a discussion of the movie and the status of known archaeological sites endangered by corporate and political interests.

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The Earliest Child: The Significance of “Selam”

October 16, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cindy Pritzker Auditorium, Harold Washington Library Center, Chicago Public Library
400 South State Street
Chicago, IL 60605 United States

While most of our knowledge in paleoanthropology comes from studying fossils of adult individuals, fossil children also have unique stories to tell. Join Dr. Zeray Alemseged to learn how the discovery of an almost complete skeleton of a juvenile early human ancestor has helped scientists answer some of the most pressing questions about human evolution.

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The archaeological landscape of the early medieval kingdom of Northumbria

October 16, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture
2316 W 1st Avenue
Spokane, WA 99201 United States

Presented by Dr. Brian Buchanan The island of Great Britain witnessed dramatic changes between the 4th and 9th centuries CE due to the withdrawal of Roman authority, climatic change, migration, and cultural transmission of cultural and religious identities. This was particularly true in central Britain along the modern Anglo-Scottish border, which in the beginning of the period was the northern military frontier of the Roman Empire. After the end of Roman Britain, this contested region transformed into a series of…

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The Picts – New Discoveries of the ‘Lost people of Europe’

October 16, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
City University Graduate Center, Room C197 on Concourse Level
365 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10016 United States

The Picts are a ‘Lost people of Europe’ and a past society of enduring public fascination. First mentioned in late Roman writings as a collection of troublesome social groupings north of the Roman frontier, the Picts went on to dominate northern and eastern Scotland until late first millennium AD. The emergence of the Pictish kingdoms was part of broader change in northern Europe that laid the foundations for the modern nation states of Europe. The major legacies of the Picts…

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Ancient Winters at the Flagg Swamp Rockshelter

October 16, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Acton Memorial Library
486 Main Street
Acton, MA 01720 United States

Eric Johnson, Lecturer in the University of Massachusetts/Amherst Anthropology Department, provides a retrospective on the 1980 laboratory analysis and results from the excavation of this remarkable site in Marlborough, Massachusetts. He discusses the identification of animals now or recently extinct in Massachusetts, how the site was used as a winter home 4,000 years ago, and how people lived through New England winters without the modern conveniences we know.

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