Class Conflict at the Ludlow Massacre Site, Southeastern Colorado, Presented by Dr. Dean Saitta- University of Denver
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Sponsored by SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park
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Start Date: 
Saturday, February 11, 2012 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

Location:
SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park
2301 West River Road
Dayton, OH 45418
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture

On the morning of April 20, 1914, Colorado National Guard troops opened fire on a tent colony of 1,200 striking coal miners at Ludlow, Colorado.  The troops continued shooting until late afternoon, then swept through the camp looting it and setting it aflame.  When the smoke cleared twenty of the camps inhabitants were dead including two women and eleven children.   The “Ludlow Massacre” was the most important event of the 1913-1914 Colorado Coal Field War.  However, most Americans know nothing about it.  This talk describes the first-ever excavations of the Ludlow Tent Colony and what we’v Read more »

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Name: 
Andrew Sawyer
Telephone: 
937-268-8199 x111

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A Tale of Two Horses: The Occurrence of a War of 1812 Double Horse Burial at Fort Meigs, Wood County, Ohio presented by Bill Pickard from The Ohio Historical Society
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Sponsored by SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park
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Start Date: 
Saturday, January 14, 2012 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

Location:
SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park
2301 West River Road
Dayton, OH 45418
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
The first presentation in the AIA/SunWatch 2012 Archaeology of Conflict Presentation Series

A Tale of Two Horses: The Occurrence of a War of 1812 Double Horse Burial at Fort Meigs, Wood County, Ohio:

Contact Information
Name: 
Andrew Sawyer
Telephone: 
937-268-8199 x111

Location

National Archaeology Day at SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park
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Sponsored by AIA Dayton Society
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Start Date: 
Saturday, October 22, 2011 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Location:
SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park
2301 W. River Road
Dayton, OH 45418
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
education
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The AIA Dayton Society will celebrate National Archaeology Day at SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park. Wright State University’s Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences will offer demonstrations of new technologies such as ground penetrating radar that are helping us uncover the past. Experienced and knowledgeable guides will also be in the village to answer visitor questions.

Event time: 1pm-4pm

Free Admission Read more »

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AIA Dayton Society

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Dragons of the North: The World of Viking Longships
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Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Saturday, March 10, 2012 - 10:30am

Location:
SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park
2301 West River Road
Dayton, OH 45418
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no
Lecturer: 
Contact Information
Name: 
AIA

Location

The Archaeological Exploration of Sikyon: A Comprehensive Approach to the Study of a Greek City-State
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Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 10:30am

Location:
SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park
2301 West River Road
Dayton, OH 45418
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no
Lecturer: 

Kress Lecture Read more »

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AIA

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Recent Excavations at Pompeii
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Sponsored by SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park and AIA Dayton Society
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Start Date: 
Saturday, March 26, 2011 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

Location:
SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park
2301 West River Road
Dayton, OH 45418
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

Presented by Steve Ellis, Assistant Professor of Classics and Project Director for the Pompeii Archaeological Research Project at the University of Cincinnati.

Admission to presentaiton is Free and open to the public.  Admission fees apply for guests wishing to explore the SunWatch Village or the Interpretive Center before or after the presentation. Read more »

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Name: 
Andrew Sawyer
Telephone: 
937-268-8199 x111

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Phoenicia and Israel: Material Culture and Dynamics of Ethnicity and Economy in the Early Iron Age
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Sponsored by SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park & AIA Dayton Society
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Saturday, February 26, 2011 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

Location:
SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park
2301 West River Road
Dayton, OH 45418
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

Presented by Tommy Beyl, PhD candidate at The Hebrew Union College- Jewish Institute of Religion in Cincinnati

Presentation is free and open to the public.  Admission fees apply for guests wishing to explore the SunWatch Village or the Interpretive Center before or after the presentation. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Andrew Sawyer
Telephone: 
937-268-8199 X111

Location

The Origins of Money: Coinage, Art, and the Construction of Value in the Ancient Mediterranean
AIA Society: 
Start Date: 
Saturday, April 30, 2011 - 10:30am

Location:
Sun Watch Indian Village/Archaeological Park
2301 West River Road, Dayton
Dayton, OH
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

Thompson Lecture Read more »

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Secret of the Great Pyramid
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Start Date: 
Saturday, January 29, 2011 - 10:30am

Location:
Sun Watch Indian Village/Archaeological Park
2301 West River Road
Dayton, OH
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no
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Location

AIA Society: Dayton
Society Code: 
368
Society Contact: 
Curt Gwaltney

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