Archaeological Field School at Old Fort Niagara
ANT308 (Archaeological Methods)
Prerequisite: ANT100 or equivalent
Instructors: Dr. Susan Maguire (Anthropology)
Meets: Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (6 credit hours)
May 23-July 1, 2011 (Summer session A)
This season's research will focus on trade between the French, the British, and the Native Americans during the mid-to-late eighteenth century. Students will learn how to map the site using a laser transit, how to establish excavation units, and how to excavate stratigraphically. All students will participate in
excavation, documentation, and laboratory work.
For more information, contact Dr. Susan Maguire at (716) 878-6599.