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Cynthia Chavez Lamar to Direct NMAI
Dear Friends, A hike in my go-to place just north of Tucson—Catalina State Park—is always restorative. Last Saturday was no exception. I chose an area away from major trails. Usually, I hike fast and hard. But on Saturday I wandered slowly. I crossed an archaeological site I know well....
Exegesis of a Southwestern Archaeologist, Part 2
By Steve Nash, Anthropology Department Chair, Denver Museum of Nature & Science Read Part 1 here. Neanderthals and Tree-Rings Sometime in mid-August 1988, I flew to Tucson on a direct flight from Chicago. I picked up my personal belongings—everything packed into a backpack and an old travel...