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2017 Annual Meeting

Saturday, October 28, 2017
Manchester Community College
1066 Front Street
Room 126

Manchester NH

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*** Program revised as of October 5th ***

Registration:
$10 at the door
$5 with student ID
Lunch is on your own.

9:00 am - Registration opens. Morning refreshments.

9:50 am - Welcome and opening remarks.

10:00 - 10:30 am - SCRAP in the Great Bay Estuary 2017: Surveying for Seventeenth Century Garrisons in the Oyster River Watershed. Speaker: Meghan C.L. Howey, Associate Professor of Anthropology and Chair, Department of Anthropology, UNH. Co-authors: Richard Lunt, Diane Fiske, Jennifer Ort.

10:30 - 11:00 am – The Pemigewasset Wilderness Stewardship Project: The Archaeology of a Wilderness Industry. Eric T. Pomber, M.S. in Industrial Archaeology, Michigan Technical University, 2016.  White Mountain National Forest Heritage Program Archeological Technician, 2017.

11:00 - 11:15 am - Break.

11:15 - 11:45 am - The Last House in the Hollow: 2017 Archeological Survey at Livermore Falls, Holderness NH. Edna Feighner, Archaeologist, New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources; David Trubey, Archaeologist, New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources.

11:45 am - 1:30 pm - Lunch on your own.

1:30 – 2:00 pm - Business Meeting.

2:00 - 2:30 pm - 2017 SCRAP Field School at the Jefferson Sites, Jefferson NH. Richard Boisvert, State Archaeologist, New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources.

2:30 – 3:00 pm - Paleoamerican Caribou Hunters: Inferences From the Other End of the Valley.
Bruce Rusch, New Hampshire Archeological Society; University of Exeter, Exeter, UK.

For more information, including any updates to the program: Mark Greenly at (603) 436-6906 or email: greenly.mark@comcast.net. Or check the NHAS website, www.nhas.org.

MCC Archaeology Expo, Tuesday October 24, 2017
Our host for this meeting, Manchester Community College, is conducting an Archaeology Expo on Tuesday, Oct. 24th, from 11:30am to 4:30pm at the Student Center on campus. Presentations and demonstrations will include flintknapping, basketry, rock art, pottery, stone tools, and surveying. Several members of the NHAS will be participating as presenters. For more info: Kurt Springs at email: ksprings@ccsnh.edu; or Laura Bilodeau at (603) 206-8056 or email: lbilodeau@ccsnh.edu.

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