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    Archaeology Café (Tucson): Recent Work at Southern Arizona’s Guevavi Mission
    April 7, 2015 5:30 pm

    On April 7, 2015, Dr. Barnet Pavao-Zuckerman (University of Arizona) and J. Homer Thiel (Desert Archaeology, Inc.) will share the latest information from their excavations at Guevavi, an eighteenth-century Spanish mission. 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 […]

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    Archaeology Café (Phoenix): The Hilltop Survey, West-Central Arizona, 1988–present
    April 28, 2015 5:30 pm

    On April 28, 2015, Dr. David R. Wilcox will share the results of a long-term survey of defensible ancient places in central Arizona. 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 […]

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