Allen Denoyer

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Kate Sarther Gann
Communications Coordinator
(520) 882-6946, ext. 16

2018
20
Sep

Archaeology Southwest at the Gila River Festival

Gila River Archaeology and Ancient Technologies Field Trip with Karen Schollmeyer and Allen Denoyer September 20, 1:00-5:00 p.m.   Participant limit: 30    Fee: $18 Meet at the Murray Ryan Visitor Center at 12:45 p.m., and drive to the Gila River Farm and archaeology field camp in Cliff...
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2018
06
Aug

Hands-On Archaeology: Progress Report on House Construction

Allen Denoyer, Preservation Archaeologist and Ancient Technologies Expert (August 6, 2018)—Over the course of the field school, pairs of students spent three days undertaking hands-on archaeology activities with me. We’d work on the house for about a day and a half, and then spend the rest of...
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2018
14
Jun

On the Hunt for Obsidian

Laura Rojas, Adelphi University (June 13, 2018)—On June 5, experimental archaeologist Allen Denoyer, fellow field school student Shiloh, and I spent the day in the Gila National Forest looking for obsidian in order to gain a better understanding of the process involved in flintknapping. This is...
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2018
14
Apr

Hands-On Archaeology at Celebrate Oro Valley

Celebrate Oro Valley: Then & Now April 13 – 15, 2018 Celebrate Oro Valley is new, annual event, designed to celebrate the community we love. This year’s theme, “Then & Now” will highlight the Town’s founding year of 1974, showcasing the following pillars of our history. • ...
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2018
20
Feb

Hands-On Archaeology: Some Insights on Salado-Era Adobe

Allen Denoyer, Preservation Archaeologist and Ancient Technologies Expert (February 20, 2018)—I was up in Coolidge, Arizona, at Casa Grande Ruins National Monument last month to talk about the Salado-style rooms we have been building with our Preservation Archaeology Field School students in Cl...
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2018
10
Feb

Hands-On Archaeology at Steam Pump Ranch

Ancient technologies expert leads family-friendly Hands-On Archaeology activities at Second Saturday events at Oro Valley AZ's historic Steam Pump Ranch. The program takes places outside of our replica Hohokam pithouse at the Heritage Garden.  
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2018
16
Jan

Hands-On Archaeology: How to Build a Pithouse

Allen Denoyer, Archaeology Southwest, and Gary Owens, Huhugam Ki Museum, Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community (January 16, 2018)—In fall 2017, at Museum Director Gary Owens’s invitation, Allen Denoyer joined Gary’s team at the Huhugam Ki Museum at the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Co...
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2018
13
Jan

Hands-On Archaeology at Steam Pump Ranch

Ancient technologies expert leads family-friendly Hands-On Archaeology activities at Second Saturday events at Oro Valley AZ's historic Steam Pump Ranch. The program takes places outside of our replica Hohokam pithouse at the Heritage Garden.  
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2017
27
Dec

A Visit to New Mexico

Karen Gust Schollmeyer, Preservation Archaeologist (December 26, 2017)—One of my favorite things about working here at Archaeology Southwest is the great variety of projects we work on as we combine archaeological research, preservation, and public outreach. Two weeks ago, my colleagues Andy La...
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2017
17
Dec

Has Tucson Lost Its Birthplace?

Has Tucson Lost Its Birthplace? City officials halted and then moved work for a $7 million project Monday after historic preservation activists complained that earth movers were grading a crucial archaeological site at or near Tucson’s birthplace. A private contractor was working Monday morni...
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2017
09
Dec

Hands-On Archaeology at Steam Pump Ranch

Ancient technologies expert leads family-friendly Hands-On Archaeology activities at Second Saturday events at Oro Valley AZ's historic Steam Pump Ranch. The program takes places outside of our replica Hohokam pithouse at the Heritage Garden.  
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2017
11
Nov

Hands-On Archaeology at Steam Pump Ranch

Ancient technologies expert leads family-friendly Hands-On Archaeology activities at Second Saturday events at Oro Valley AZ's historic Steam Pump Ranch. The program takes places outside of our replica Hohokam pithouse at the Heritage Garden.  
more
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