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115 Years of the Antiquities Act
Dear Friends, There is a strong theme in today’s articles. Anticipation. At the moment President Biden took his oath of office, he gained the potential to use the power of the Antiquities Act. There was a good bit of hopeful anticipation on Inauguration Day that Biden would immediately...
Flakes, Points, and Little Obsidian Discs
Stacy Ryan, Lithics Lab Director, Preservation Archaeology Field School Now that excavations at the Dinwiddie site are complete, the students are focused on writing detailed summaries about what we’ve learned these past five weeks. Our days here have been incredibly full with fieldwork, ceramics ...
Tracking Kayenta, Understanding Salado
By Jeff Clark, Preservation Archaeologist Our work in Mule Creek and the Upper Gila is part of Archaeology Southwest’s long-term research project to assess the scale and impact of Kayenta migrations in the southern Arizona during the late 13th and 14th centuries A.D. The Kayenta were a r...