Public archaeology in Annapolis

a critical approach to history in Maryland"s ancient city by Parker B. Potter

Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press in Washington

Written in English
Cover of: Public archaeology in Annapolis | Parker B. Potter
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Places:

  • Annapolis (Md.),
  • Maryland,
  • Annapolis.

Subjects:

  • Archaeology and history -- Maryland -- Annapolis.,
  • Annapolis (Md.) -- Antiquities.,
  • Annapolis (Md.) -- History.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-255) and index.

StatementParker B. Potter, Jr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF189.A647 P68 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 260 p. :
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1411911M
ISBN 101560983183, 1560984104
LC Control Number93020779

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Paynter, R, "Public archaeology in Annapolis: A critical approach to history in Maryland's Author: R Paynter. Archaeology in Annapolis, a program jointly sponsored by Historic Annapolis, the City of Annapolis, and the University of Maryland, College Park, excavated the first of many city sites.

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What do archaeological excavations in Annapolis, Maryland, reveal about daily life in the city's history. Considering artifacts such as ceramics, spirit bundles, printer's type, and landscapes, this engaging, generously illustrated, and original study illuminates the lives of the city's residents—walking, seeing, reading, talking, eating, and living together in freedom and in.

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Ed. Chambers, Erve. Routlege, London. "The Best There Is of Us:" Ceramics and Status of African-American Annapolis.

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