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Promoting the Advancement of Archaeology in Ohio Since 1975

The Ohio Archaeological Council consists of professional archaeologists, avocational archaeologists, and interested students of Ohio archaeology. Membership is open to all persons and institutions with an interest in Ohio archaeology.

News & Notes

Ohio Archaeological Council Fall Meeting Program, October 27 2023

Ohio History Connection, Cardinal Room 9 AM to 2:30 PM.

Time Presenter Title
9:00 - 9:20 Welcome and Opening Remarks Remarks by Elizabeth Hoag at 9:15 AM
9:20 - 9:40 Albert Pecora Using Geophysical Survey as an Alternative to Shovel Testing and Surface Collection to Identify and Evaluate Archaeological Sites
9:40 - 10:00 Brian Redmond Search for the Blockhouse: 2022-2023 Excavations at the Parker Blockhouse Site, Erie Co., Ohio
10:00 - 10:20 Glen Boatman The Excavations at the Lower Blue Lick site in Lower Blue Lick, Kentucky
10:20 - 10:40 Eric Olson Projectile Point Analysis Using Photographic Records
10:40 - 11:00 Jeb Bowen The James Lloyd Artifact Collection from Jackson County, Ohio
11:00 - 11:20 Gary Argabright The Harness Artifact Collection: Some Perspectives on an Ancient Ross County Landscape and its Use by Prehistoric Peoples
11:20 - 12:30 LUNCH There is a small café on-site with a limited selection of pre-prepared food, and several fast-food restaurants within a few minutes drive. You can also bring your own lunch.
12:30 - 1:15 Brad Lepper and Jeff Gill Updates and Next Steps with the UNESCO World Heritage Hopewell Ceremonial Earthworks Sites
1:15 - 1:30 Al Tonetti Overview of the Spring 2024 Membership Meeting and Workshop
2:00 - 3:30 MEMBERSHIP BUSIESS MEETING Meeting for OAC members only, separate zoom link to be sent out for members joining remotely.

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