Joshua Feinberg on "Magnetic Applications to Archaeological Studies"
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Sponsored by AIA, Minnesota Society and Macalester College
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Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location:
John B. Davis Lecture Hall in the Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center at Macalester College
1600 Grand Avenue
St Paul, MN 55105
United States

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lecture
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no

Look closely at any archaeological material and you will find trace amounts of magnetic minerals. Whether your passion is in ceramics, metals, glassware, obsidians, or cherts, the magnetic properties of such artifacts and the materials in which they are found often retain valuable, quantifiable information about an artifact's original age, as well as the age of the deposit in which it was discovered. Read more »

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Vanessa Rousseau

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How Should Archaeologists Study the Past? A Minnesota Example
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Sponsored by AIA, Minnesota Society and Macalester College
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Start Date: 
Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location:
John B. Davis Lecture Hall in the Ruth Stricker Dayton Campus Center at Macalester College
1600 Grand Avenue
St Paul, MN 55105
United States

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lecture
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no

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Technologies of Memory in Early Sasanian Iran: Achaemenid Sites and Sasanian Identity
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Sponsored by AIA-MN
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Start Date: 
Thursday, January 27, 2011 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location:
JBD Lecture Hall, Macalester College
Saint Paul, MN 55105
United States

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lecture
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no

Matthew Canepa discusses Technologies of Memory in Early Sasanian Iran: Achaemenid Sites and Sasanian Identity Read more »

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Vanessa Rousseau

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Archaeology in Sri Lanka: Challenges and Prospects for the Future
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Sponsored by AIA MN
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Start Date: 
Thursday, March 3, 2011 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location:
JBD Lecture Hall, Macalester College
Saint Paul, MN 55105
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
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no

Nancy Wilkie discusses Archaeology in Sri Lanka: ¬†Challenges and Prospects for the Future, Thursday, March 3, 2011 at 6pm Read more »

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Vanessa Rousseau

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