Lunch and Learn May 2013:THE FIRST PEOPLING OF THIS PLACE WE NOW CALL PLYMOUTH: AN ARCHAELOGICAL PERSPECTIVE
Thursday, May 2, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (EDT)
Plimoth Plantation is pleased to present Ellen Berkland, a Massachusetts DCR Archeologist who has done numerous excavations and site protection on the South Shore and greater Boston area. Join us as she brings her knowledge on Native Archeology to Plimoth Plantation. Bring a lunch or buy one at our Patuxet Café. Discussion starts promptly at noon in the Accomack Building. Please register online by clicking here: (Link to event brite)
ABOUT OUR SPEAKER: Ellen Berkland has been a practicing professional archaeologist in New England for over 25 years. Ellen served as the Boston City Archaeologist for 16 years, and recently began working for the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation where she manages and protects below ground cultural resources on half a million acres across the state
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