Development slated for nearby property.
New employee has 39 years of experience in archaeology and historic preservation.
Archaeologist headed to new job at Naval Air Station Patuxent River in Maryland.
Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs to administer the home and surrounding property at the heart of the site.
Position in the division’s State Historic Preservation Office assists in the stewardship and protection of the state’s archaeological resources. Deadline: Nov. 19, 2018
Event will include scholarly presentations on My Lord’s Gift, a 17th century archaeological site in Queenstown, Md.; and the Coleman Farm, Reedy Island and Fort Casimir sites in Delaware.
Longtime leader in Delaware’s archaeological community passed away on June 3, 2018.
Highlights include programs on African-American life at the John Dickinson Plantation in the 18th century, the evolution of black recorded music and African-American archaeology in Delaware.
Findings shed light on 11 burials dating to the late 1600s including three people of African descent.
Event features a day of expert presentations providing practical advice for those concerned with the preservation and maintenance of historic burial places in the First State.