The city discovered five more potential burials from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre at Oaklawn Cemetery on Thursday, bringing the total to 20.
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The Daniel Boone National Forest will host a field school for Eastern Kentucky University archaeology students from June 1-18 in Sandgap, Kentucky.
Researchers returned to Oaklawn Cemetery to begin the exhumation of potential graves indentified in October.
The ChehrÄbÄd salt mine is located near the village of Hamzelou in Northwestern Iran, but there hasn't been any actual mining there for more than a decade. That's because, starting in 1993, excavators began digging up mummies along with the usual salt crystals. Since then, remains of at least eight individuals have been unearthed. In 2009, the site was protected under Iranian Heritage laws.
Apr. 20—COLLINSVILLE — An effort to establish national park status for Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site and related areas has started again with the reintroduction of companion bills in the U.S. House and Senate. State Rep. Mike Bost, R-Murphysboro, and Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Illinois, have introduced legislation to establish national park status for Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site. The ...
CHURCH CREEK — Officials announced the recent discovery and partial excavation of the homesite of Harriet Tubman’s father in southern Dorchester County.
JACKSON, Mich., April 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- After more than a year of dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, many Michiganders are more than ready to undertake outdoor digging projects like landscaping and other home improvements. Dig Safely Month is designed to remind residents and excavators that safe digging measures must be taken with every project, large or small.