Archaeology in New York City
October 7, 1:30 PM-3:30 PM

Co-Chairs
Arthur Bankoff, Professor, Anthropology and Archaeology, Brooklyn College, City University of New York
Christopher Ricciardi, PhD Candidate, Syracuse University and the Brooklyn College Archaeological Research Center

Cow Bones, Fish Scales, and Manuscripts: What People Ate in Seventeenth-Century New York
Meta Janowitz, URS Corporation; The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art

Garbage in an Archaeological Context: Is it Trash or is it Treasure?
Joan Geismar, Independent scholar

Excavations at Rose Hill Manor: The Archaeology of 19th Century College Life in the Bronx
Allan Gilbert, Associate Professor, Anthropology, Fordham University
Roger Wines, Professor, History, Fordham University

The Seneca Village Project: The Archaeological Study of a Community
Diana Wall, Professor, Anthropology and Sociology, City College, City University of New York
Nan Rothschild, Professor, Anthropology, Barnard University

Life on the Farm - Excavating Slavery in Brooklyn: the Hendrick I. Lott Farmstead Archaeological Project
Christopher Ricciardi

   
Location: Graduate Center City University of New York 365 Fifth Avenue, between 34th & 35th Streets
Notes: This event is part of the Gotham History Festival.