Category: Archaeology

Want to work for CRA?

Share thisHelp Needed Nationwide – Cultural Resource Analysts, Inc., (CRA)  is actively seeking supervisory-level archaeologists and architectural historians in all 50 states.  CRA can be called upon with little or no notice to support FEMA activities anywhere in the country.

One Man’s Trash is an Archaeologist’s Treasure

Share thisIf a man’s trash tells his story, then an archaeologist is the ghost-writer of the story. What may appear to most as discarded relics helps an archaeologist create a picture of what everyday life may have been like years

Where the Wild Things are…or grow…in Georgia

Share thisBy Paul G. Avery Most archaeologists are drawn to the field by a desire for adventure and the thrill of discovery.  Then we find out that our ‘adventures’ consist mostly of pastures, briars, and hundreds of empty holes!  But

A Letter to Pat Garrow: Happy Retirement

Share thisToday Pat Garrow will be retiring from CRA.  While he has only been with CRA for 5 ½ years, his retirement marks the end of a career spanning over 50 years.  Few people can match that longevity or the

Presentation on Dead Horse Lateral Pipeline Cultural Resources Research

Share thisLead archaeologist Colin R. Ferriman, Director of Operations – Wyoming, will be presenting the results of the research conducted during the Dead Horse Lateral Pipeline project at 3:30 pm January 29, 2016 at the Moab Information Center, Moab, Utah. Environmental

Bradbury and Bundy published in The Missouri Archaeologist

Share thisAndrew P. Bradbury and Paul D. Bundy were recently published in The Missouri Archaeologist. Their article “The Early Arcahic Hardin Barbed Component at the Baxter Lake Site, Lewis County, Missouri” was published in Volume 75  of The Missouri Archaeologist.

Pat Garrow Receives Carol V. Ruppe Distinguished Service Award

Share thisPat Garrow, Director of Operations for the Knoxville, Tennessee office, recently attended the annual Society for Historical Archaeology meeting in Seattle, Washington, where he was awarded the Carol V. Ruppé Distinguished Service Award. The award was publicly announced in

September is Kentucky’s Annual Archaeology Month

Share thisAs the leaves start to turn and fall arrives, the Kentucky Organization of Professional Archaeologists (KyOPA) celebrates the rich history of Kentucky through the second annual Archaeology month in September. KyOPA has numerous events planned throughout the month that

Archaeolgoical work at Harbison Crossroads makes local news

Share thisYou may remember a recent blog post discussing an archaeological investigation in East Tennessee in search of Reynold’s Station. Although the investigation determined it was not the location of Reynold’s Station, there was still an abundance of information that

Looking for Reynolds Station: An Archaeological Investigation in Knox County, Tennessee

Share thisBy: Paul Avery, Pat Garrow, and Jason Ross Tennessee has been the location of many archaeological discoveries. The state’s landscape varies from relatively flat lands to the rolling landscape of eastern Tennessee. There are an abundance of both prehistoric