Friday, March 11, 2016

March 19, 2016 meeting - open to all

Archaeological Society of New Jersey

Meeting: Saturday, March 19, 2015 at Tulpehaking Nature Center, part of the John A. Roebling Memorial Park and Abbott Farm Archaeological Site.


Address: 157 Westcott Ave Hamilton, NJ

Directions: From South Broad St. turn west onto West Park Ave. The closest intersection to the park is West Park Avenue and Westcott Avenue. Turn left onto Westcott Avenue and then right at the sign into Roebling Park. Parking for the nature center is the lot near the Watson house, on the right just before the road descends downhill. Across the road from the parking area, there is a metal bench near a path leading to the nature center, which has a new yellow addition.

10:30-12:00: Board Meeting 
12:00-1:00: Lunch (on your own)
1:00-1:15 Opening Remarks and President’s Welcome

Lecture Series
1:15-1:45: “Under the Yellow Flag;” Results of a Preliminary Archaeological Survey at the Philadelphia, Lazaretto - presented by Richard Veit, Matthew Craig, and Stephanie Codling

1:45-2:15: “Unanticipated Discoveries: Rescue Archaeology and Superstorm Sandy” - presented by Lauren J. Cook - Dewberry, Inc.
2:15-2:45: Break
2:45-3:15: "Esopus, Raritan and Other Natives in Northern NJ: The Ethnogenesis of the 'Munsee' " - presented by Marshall Becker
3:15-3:45 “Large Tool Industries on the Necks, Cumberland County” - presented by Tony Bonfiglio
For more information, contact Darryl Daum