Aug
16
2013

KAYSC Heritage Crew's Trip

Sheffield Site Excavation 1960
Sheffield Site Excavation 1960Courtesy SMM
Sheffield Site Location
Sheffield Site LocationCourtesy SMM
On August 20th and 27th, Heritage Crew is going on a overnight at the St.Croix Watershed where they are going to join the Sheffield Site excavation with SMM and U of M Archaeologists.
Everyone is going to have a chance to do shovel skimming, screening, mapping, photographing, and record observations in our journals.
This is the second time we're going to see a excavation, but it's the first time we're going to help out. This is very exciting because we are going to have everything we learned put into action and have fun.

Your Comments, Thoughts, Questions, Ideas

Laurie's picture
Laurie says:

Now that you have helped with an excavation, is the work what you expected? What did you find surprised you? What are you looking forward to next week?

posted on Tue, 08/20/2013 - 10:06am
Steph's picture
Steph says:

Are any of you considering becoming archeologists? If so, has this experience impacted your decision?

posted on Tue, 08/20/2013 - 4:46pm
Anonymous's picture
Anonymous says:

Possibly, although I'd like to study linguistics. Being on the crew has impacted how I view archaeology.

posted on Tue, 10/22/2013 - 7:26pm
Shari's picture
Shari says:

How has your first experience with field work gone? What kind of work did you wind up doing?

posted on Tue, 08/20/2013 - 5:37pm

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