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Anthro 1130 Harvard Yard Archaeology Meetup

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Tuesday, August 24, 2021 3pm to 4pm

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Tuesday, August 24, 2021 3pm to 4pm

Harvard Yard in front of Matthews Hall

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Want to learn about the course and what we'll be digging? Come meet us!!

Tuesday, August 24th from 3-4 pm in front of Matthews Hall


ANTHRO 1130 - Taught by Diana Loren and Patricia Capone. Thursdays 12-2:45pm in Vanserg 23. 


Archaeological data recovered from Harvard Yard provide a richer and more nuanced view of the 17th through 19th century lives of students and faculty in Harvard Yard, an area that includes the Old College and Harvard Indian College.

Students will excavate in Harvard Yard, process and analyze artifacts, and report on the results. Additional topics to be covered include regional historical archaeology, research design, surveying, archival research, stratigraphy, and artifact analysis.

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