Browsing the blog archives for April, 2011

Lab Time with Becky

  Hey fellow archaeo-philes, want to help me out with some artifact identification (and do some of the work for me *wink)? I’ve been slaving away in the lab trying to identify the artifacts we excavated from our survey in Driftwood this past summer, and while I’ve had some luck with most of them a […]

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I’m Mayor of the FPAN WCRC! -by Zaida Darley

As a public archaeologist, I have to know what interests the public and try to use that interest to promote archaeology. Since my focus is archaeotourism, I wanted to see how the latest trend could be used to engage the public with archaeology. The trend for the moment is smart phones with its myriad of […]

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…more than just objects

Two Sundays ago (April 3, 2011) the Bradenton Times published an article featuring the exploits of a couple local guys that go about hunting for artifacts (http://bit.ly/gY6y7l).   I’m posting the original article (link above) and our response (http://bit.ly/eEX6w1) published Monday, April 11. My intentions are not so much to belabor the point (well, maybe a little). But folks who spend […]

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