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How Did People Make and Use Stone Tools?
Starting January 2015, go in-depth into the ancient art of flintknapping. Join Allen Denoyer for his new Hands-On Archaeology class. more >>
For three decades, Archaeology Southwest has practiced a holistic, conservation-based approach to exploring the places of the past. We call this Preservation Archaeology. By exploring what makes a place special, sharing this knowledge in innovative ways, and enacting flexible site protection strategies, we foster meaningful connections to the past and respectfully safeguard its irreplaceable resources. more »

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Draw, Scan, Make, and Model: Complementary Approaches to Understanding Stone Tools
Dalton Point: Photo vs. Illustration
Lance K. Trask, Scientific Illustrator and Archaeology Southwest Member There has been a shift from publishing scientific illustrations of artifacts to publishing photographs. Although there are [...] more »

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    Archaeology Café (Tucson): Mimbres, Mesoamerica, and Macaws
    December 2, 2014 5:30 pm

    On December 2, 2014, Dr. Patricia A. Gilman (University of Oklahoma, retired) will present “Mimbres, Mesoamerica, and Macaws,” in which she will examine the ties among the three. Archaeology Café is an informal forum where adults can learn more about the Southwest’s deep history and speak directly to experts. We have based Archaeology Café on […]

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    Archaeology Café (Phoenix): Opening a Window into the Past
    December 16, 2014 5:30 pm

    On December 16, 2014, Dr. E. Charles Adams (Arizona State Museum) will share “Ethnoarchaeology at Hopi: Opening a Window into the Past.” Archaeology Café is an informal forum where adults can learn more about the Southwest’s deep history and speak directly to experts. We have based Archaeology Café on the science pub or science cafe […]

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