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Lecture-Archeology and the Black Experience

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

| Free

At 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 27, Robert Parker, archaeologist and tribal liaison with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District, will present the lecture Archeology and the Black Experience. Parker will discuss the role played by African Americans in the development of American archaeology, including the discovery of what was then the oldest site linking human activity with extinct animals by an African American cowboy and the first reference to blues music in 1901.

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Date:
February 27, 2016
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Andrea Keller
Phone:
(304) 843-4128
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Venue

Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex
801 Jefferson Avenue, Moundsville, WEST VIRGINIA 26041 United States + Google Map
Phone:
304-843-4128
Website:
http://www.wvculture.org/events.aspx