Everyday experiences on the Borderland: The Archaeology of Fort Garland
Thursday, March 28, 2019 | 6:00PM — 7:00PM
March is Archaeology Month! To celebrate, the Fort Garland Museum & Cultural Center presents Dr. Holly Kathryn Norton, state archaeologist and deputy state historic preservation officer for History Colorado. She'll present a synopsis of archaeological research at the fort, along with new findings. Dr. Norton has recently analyzed material collected from archaeological research conducted over the past several years.The fort was in operation for 25 years, a long time for a frontier fort, and the archaeological record gives us insight into the lives of the people who lived there.
Refreshments provided. This event is partially funded by the Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area.
The stories told in the Borderlands of Southern Colorado exhibit are getting richer. Join authors, artists, scholars, and activists from around the country this fall for the Borderlands of Southern Colorado lecture series as they deepen discussions an complicate narratives on various Borderlands topics. All talks are free and open to the public.
This series is sponsored by Colorado State University-Pueblo. Talks at Fort Garland Museum & Cultural Center are further sponsored by the Sangre de Cristo National Heritage Area.