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Celebrate the 111th Anniversary of the Antiquities Act—By Defending It

Sonoran Desert
Sunday, June 4th, 2017

Kate Sarther Gann, Communications Coordinator (June 4, 2017)—This Thursday, June 8, is an important day. It marks 111 years since President Theodore Roosevelt signed the Antiquities Act into law. We at Archaeology Southwest cannot overstate this law’s significance. Through this act, America has protected its singular landscapes and people’s stories therein. Increasingly, the Antiquities Act is […]



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Take Action: Stand with the Antiquities Act

Organ Pipe
Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Kate Sarther Gann, Communications Coordinator (April 27, 2017)—An attack on one national monument is an attack on all national monuments. On April 26, 2017, President Trump signed an executive order requiring the Department of the Interior to review national monument designations since 1996 that are greater than 100,000 acres or that might have occurred with […]



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The Translators

Kate's Home Office
Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

As International Archaeology Day (October 15, 2016) approaches, we’re celebrating by sharing posts about what we’re working on now—the daily work of archaeology. Kate Sarther Gann, Communications Coordinator (October 11, 2016)—Well, not exactly. One of us was an archaeologist, one of us was an actress and an archaeologist, and one of us is a composer and was never an […]



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Archaeology Southwest’s Most Memorable Moments of 2015

Doug Gann at Pecos
Thursday, December 31st, 2015

Kate Sarther Gann, Communications Coordinator   (December 31, 2015)—Inspired by a clever post from our friends at the Friends of Cedar Mesa, we decided to compile our own list. So, with a hat-tip to Amanda Nichols and Josh Ewing at FCM, we give you, in no particular order, Archaeology Southwest’s Most Memorable Moments of 2015 […]



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This Post Is Not about the Borg or Peanut-Butter Cups—Or Is It?

Peanut Butter Cup
Monday, November 4th, 2013

Kate Sarther Gann, Communications Coordinator, with Jeff Clark, Preservation Archaeologist   (November 4, 2013)—One of the most rewarding aspects of serving as the content editor of Archaeology Southwest Magazine is the continual opportunity to learn new things directly from the finest scholars. I have been fortunate to have Tobi Taylor, the previous content editor, and […]



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A Complicated Pattern

ASWM Vol 26 Nos. 3 & 4 cover
Monday, April 8th, 2013

Authors discuss how Archaeology Southwest’s work in southwestern New Mexico is advancing understanding of Salado. Issue editor: Deborah L. Huntley



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