Archaeology of Chaos: The Spanish Mission Period on the Georgia Coast (1568-1684)

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 4:00pm
Whitehall Classroom Building 102

Living Archaeology Weekend

Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 10:00am
Gladie Visitor Center, 3451 Sky Bridge Road, Stanton, KY

Native American and Pioneer Technology Demonstrations

Free Event! 

Concessions provided by American Veterans Post 67, Clay City, KY

* Atlatl/Spear Throwing
* Textiles & Weaving
* Pump-drills
* Blacksmithing
* Stickball
* Native Pottery
* Corn Milling

Meinarti: the 1500 year history of a Nubian village told by stratigraphy

Friday, September 23, 2016 - 4:30pm to 5:45pm
Lafferty Hall Room 108
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Meinarti wine press

Red River Gorge: Site of Living Archaeology Weekend

In proclaiming September as Kentucky Archaeology Month, Gov. Steve Beshear recognized the success of Living Archaeology Weekend, Kentucky's oldest and largest public archaeology event.

Gov. Steve Beshear proclaims September as Kentucky Archaeology Month

The proclamation credits the Kentucky Office of State Archaeology, located within UK's Department of Anthropology, and the Kentucky Heritage Council/State Historic Preservation Office for maintaining an extensive and growing database of thousands of archaeological sites across the state.

Public Invited to Archaeological Tours

Archeologists at the Kentucky Archaeological Survey and the University of Kentucky will lead a guided tour of historic features and artifacts uncovered at Ashland - The Henry Clay Estate.

UK Archaeologist Helps Unearth Hatfield and McCoy Artifacts

A notorious feud between the Hatfields of West Virginia and the McCoys of Kentucky is once again making national news, but this time it is hitting a little closer to home. A discovery of artifacts associated with patriarch Randall McCoy’s home and site of an infamous 1888 attack were confirmed by Kim McBride, a historic archaeologist with the Kentucky Archaeological Survey, a joint partnership with the University of Kentucky Department of Anthropology and the Kentucky Heritage Council/State Historic Preservation Office.

Return to Hardin Village: Protohistoric Craft Production and Interregional Interaction on the Ohio River

Friday, November 2, 2012 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Lafferty Hall room 108


Please join the Department of Anthropology for the Archaeology Rountable event “Return to Hardin Village: Protohistoric Craft Production and Interregional Interaction on the Ohio River” with Matt Davidson from the Department of Anthropology at UK . 


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