Indian Agency House

Wisconsin Children Try Out Archaeology

Last week a small group of Portage, Wisconsin children received hands-on experience on what it's like to conduct archaeological research and the importance of recording details during excavation. 12 youngsters, all going into sixth or seventh grade...
Navajo Lake

Archaeology Weekend at Navajo Lake

Prior to the construction of Navajo reservoir in the 1960s, an abundance of Navajo sites and rock art filled the canyons. This was the northern edge of the Dinetah, the old Navajo homeland, where...
Fort Galpin Archaeology Camp

Children Work Alongside Experts at Fort Galpin

20 fourth- and fifth-grade children recently attended the three-day archaeological camp at Fort Galpin hosted by the South Dakota State Historical Society. Fort Galpin was a post occupied by the American Fur Company in 1856 and...