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Next meeting October 6, 2015

The Kwädąy Dän Ts’ìnchį Project, a Collaborative Study of a Man Frozen in a Glacier and His Belongings

Presented by Alexander and Kjerstin Mackie

The Kwädąy Dän Ts’ìnchį project began in 1999 when three men, hunting in the mountains of Tatshenshini-Alsek Park in the very northwest corner of BC, discovered a man and his belongings melting from a glacier. Within days a collaborative project was formed between the Champagne and Aishihik, the British Columbia (BC) Archaeology Branch and the Royal BC Museum. The human remains were excavated from the ice, and the artifacts collected for conservation.    more>>

October is the time for the Oregon Archaeology Celebration. Click the image below for a complete schedule of statewide events,
institutions, and resources

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OAS will have a limited number of Oregon Archaeology Month posters and event schedules available at the Oct 6 meeting

For information on upcoming Portland area archaeology events and lectures, click here>>

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