Archaeology in the District: A Presentation by District Archaeologist Dr. Ruth Trocolli

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Archaeology in the District: A Presentation by District Archaeologist Dr. Ruth Trocolli

Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, 6:45 p.m.

Compilation of photographs of excavations in the District.City Archaeologist Dr. Ruth Trocolli and her staff are responsible for the many archaeological sites in the District, including prehistoric and Native American sites. These sites contain remains of historical significance that contribute to our knowledge of the city’s cultural past. Come hear Dr. Trocolli and her staff talk about archaeology in the District and what they have been unearthing recently, including some exciting finds from a burial site in Georgetown. They’ll be bringing some interesting finds for you to handle, too!

We'll meet in the large meeting room on the main floor.

Part of the Groundbreaking Reads Adult Summer Reading Program--but explorers of all ages are welcome!