FW: [ANTHRO-L] Fw: NPS Archeology & Ethnography Program Information (A&E-Gram)
- Ann Popplestone AAB, BA, MA
CCC Metro TLC
From: Anthro-L [mailto:Anthro-l@...] On Behalf Of Mary
Sent: Wednesday, April 28, 2004 1:34 PM
Subject: [ANTHRO-L] Fw: NPS Archeology & Ethnography Program Information
March 15, 2004
Colleagues--This message is the first in what I hope will be a long line
emails announcing news, new publications, training opportunities,
and regional meetings, and other important goings-on related to public
archeology and cultural anthropology in the National Park Service and
public agencies. We hope you will find these announcements useful and
encourage you to send them along to other colleagues who also might be
interested, including list servers to which the topics are relevant.
you. FPMcManamon, Chief Archeologist, NPS; Departmental Consulting
Archeologist, DOI; Manager, Archeology and Ethnography Program, NCCR.
STUDIES IN ARCHEOLOGY & ETHNOGRAPHY
A&E LAUNCHES NEW PUBLICATION SERIES ON WEBSITE
A new publication series has recently been added to the A&E website.
Studies in Archeology & Ethnography at
http://www.cr.nps.gov/aad/pubs/studies offers more lengthy reports
with substantive topics
involving careful study and analysis in public archeology and
Available publications include --
Costs of Curating Archeological Collections: a study of repository
fees in 2002 and 1997/98
Implementing the Antiquities Act: a survey of archeological
Permitting Archeology: an overview of the national archeological
database, permits module
A Brief Ethnography of Magnolia Plantation: Planning for Cane
Creole National Historic Park
Look for more additions in the future.
JOHN L. COTTER AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN NPS PARK ARCHEOLOGY
REQUEST FOR NOMINATIONS, 2004
In 1999 the John L. Cotter Award for Excellence in National Park Service
Archeology was established by
National Park Service archeologists to honor Dr. Cotter's distinguished
career and his pioneering
contributions to professional archeology within the National Park
The award recognizes
outstanding archeological work in the Service's Park Archeology Program.
Past winners and projects
2000 - Joe Labadie (Amistad National Recreation Area) for his work with
1999 Texas Archeological
Society's archeological field school.
2001 - Jeffrey F. Burton (Western Archeological and Conservation Center)
for his work at Manzanar
National Historic Site in eastern California, an overview of wartime
relocation camps in the United
2002 - Ken Wild (Virgin Islands National Park) for his work on the
2003 - William J. Hunt, Jr. (Midwest Archeological Center) and Annalies
Corbin (PAST Foundation) for
their work on the Marshall/Firehole Hotel Underwater Archaeology Project
Yellowstone National Park.
The John L. Cotter Award for Excellence in National Park Service
project nominations from NPS staff, partnership colleagues, and other
friends of the NPS Park
Archeology Program. Projects conducted within the National Park System
permitees or consultants and guided by an NPS archeologist are eligible.
The deadline for nomination
submission is April 23rd, 2004.
NPS employees can download the complete call for nominations and
preparation from Inside NPS by clicking here. If you're not an NPS
and would like to submit
a nomination, contact Mary S. Carroll at 202-354-2103 or
mary_carroll@... to request the call
for nominations and/or the guidelines.