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Date Posted: Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

Program designed to meet Next Generation science standards as well as Common Core state standards for art and history.


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Date Posted: Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

Archaeological investigation seeks to find evidence of the fort originally built by Dutch settlers in 1651.


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Date Posted: Thursday, May 2nd, 2019

Workshop will explore archaeological prospection techniques at the site of Fort Casimir which was built by the Dutch in 1651.


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Date Posted: Monday, February 18th, 2019

Development slated for nearby property.


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Date Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2019

New employee has 39 years of experience in archaeology and historic preservation.


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Date Posted: Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

Does the point have deep corner notches If yes, it is a Charleston Corner-Notched Point. 8500 B.C. – 6500 B.C. If no, you have a generalized notched point that could be dated to any time period between 5000 B.C. and A.D. 1000 Click here to identify another point.


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Date Posted: Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

Does the stem contract slightly in width toward the base? If yes, you have a Piney  Island Point. 5000 B.C. – A.D. 1000.  Most likely to date between 3000 B.C. and A.D. 500. If no, click here.  


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Date Posted: Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

Does the stem contact sharply in width toward the base? If yes, you have a Poplar Island Point. 5000 B.C. – A.D.1000. If no, you have a generalized stemmed point that could date to any time period between 5000 B.C. and A.D. 800. Click here to identify another point.  


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Date Posted: Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

Does the point have an unmodified lanceolate shape? If yes, it is a Fox Creek Lanceolate Point. A.D. 400 – 900 If no, you have some kind of lanceolate point that does not fit into any known categories and cannot be classified using this system. Click here to identify another point.


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Date Posted: Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

Does the point have parallel sides and deep corner notches? If yes, it is a Jack’s Reef Corner-Notched Point. A.D. 600 – 900 If no, click here.  


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