Lecture – Once the Metropolis of Maryland: Celebrating 50 Years of Archaeology at Historic St. Mary’s City

When:
April 19, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
2018-04-19T19:00:00-04:00
2018-04-19T19:15:00-04:00
Where:
Visitor Center Auditorium
18751 Hogaboom Ln
St Marys City, MD 20686
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Visitor Center
(240) 895-4990

Meet at the Visitor Center Auditorium.

This symposium celebrates 50 years of archaeology conducted at Historic St. Mary’s City (HSMC).  Presentations include “Recent Research and Future Plans at the Leonard Calvert House Site,” by Travis G. Parno; “A Retrospective Look At The Material Culture Of The Leonard Calvert Site,” by Silas D. Hurry and Donald L. Winter; “Exploring ‘Clocker’s Acre’: The Architecture of a Colonial Period Building,” by Ruth M. Mitchell; and “From Bore to Bowl: An Analysis of White Clay Tobacco Pipes from the Anne Arundel Hall Replacement Project,” by Jessica E. Edwards and Erin N. Crawford.  These lectures honor the rich legacy of work done over the last 50 years, while also sharing recent research conducted by the staff of HSMC’s Department of Research and Collections.

For more information concerning other Maryland Archaeology Month events, visit http://marylandarcheology.org/MAM2018/index.html