St. Louis Society - Archaeological Institute of America
Founded in 1906 - we are 111 years old and going strong!
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The St. Louis Society holds free monthly lectures that are open to the public. All programs will be held at the Missouri History Museum auditorium located at 5700 Lindell Boulevard EXCEPT for the program on October 19 and 21. Parking lots at the History Museum are located to the right and left of the south entrance. All lectures are free and open to the public, include color powerpoint illustrated presentations followed by a reception to meet the speaker.
The lectures are given by professional archaeologists who are experts in their fields and cover a wide range of topics from new excavation data to analysis of sculpture and painting. Our Membership includes professional, student, and avocational archaeologists with fieldwork expertise in Asia, Africa, Europe, North American, MesoAmerica, and South America. There is no better place in St. Louis to come and talk about archaeology. We are always glad to speak with middle school and high school students interested in a career in archaeology. We proudly remember our local history and especially the Mylonas years.
Wednesday, 14 March 2018, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Sethuraman Suresh. "From Kanchipura to Kampuchea: South India Art and Cultural Influences in Cambodia, Mainly Angkor Wat." [Kress lecturer for the National AIA].
Tuesday 10 April 2018, 7:30 PM - Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
Professor Open "Unfilled"
Fort Belle Fontaine County Park is located along the Missouri River in St. Louis County at 9565 Bellefontaine Road, Saint Louis, MO 63137. The site is very significant and listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
***All lectures and programs are free and open to the public. Reception are held following the lecture to meet the speaker**
Painted Rock in Osage County, Missouri
Dawson Mounds in Boone County, Missouri
Easley Mounds in Boone County, Missouri
Utz village site in Saline County, Missouri
President - Ken Williams
Vice President - Hon. Gerald Cohn
Secretary - Brenda Kathryn
Treasurer - C. Dennis Joerger
Assistant Treasurer - Mike Bickel
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Prof. Ralph Rowlett
Kenneth R. Wiliams
Neathery and Michael Fuller
Web Designers and Archaeologists.
Updated 21 May 2017
Press releases by the elected Board of Directors on deacessioning artifacts