Archaeological Institute of America - The St. Louis Society
Great lectures given in past years

2016 - 2017 Lecture Schedule

Wednesday 21 September 2016, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Cinnamon Brown, Chair of the History Department at Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri. "Archaeological Research at the Moore's Mill Battlefield (1862) in Callaway County, MO."

Wednesday, 12 October 2016, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Simon James, Reader in Archaeology at the University of Leicester in England. "Blood in the Dust, Death in the Dark: combat and chemical warfare at Roman Dura-Europos, Syria" [Kress lecturer for the AIA]

Saturday, 15 October 2016, 10 AM to 2 PM - at Fort Belle Fontaine County Park at 13002 Bellefontaine Road
Saint Louis, MO 63138. Discuss prehistoric hunting and butchering tools, then practice throwing an Atlatl (under adult supervision!!!).[Co-sponsored with St. Louis County Park Service and the Missouri Atlatl Association.]

Tuesday, 15 November 2016, 7:30 PM -Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Michael Danti in the Department of Archaeology at Boston University and academic director of American Schools of Oriental Research Cultural Heritage Initiatives.
"The Cultural Heritage Crises in Syria and Northern Iraq"

Sunday, 20 November 2016, 2:00 PM - Ulysses S Grant National Historic Site Auditorium located at 7400 Grant Rd, St. Louis, MO 63123
High School student reports.
"Research results of the Service Learning Archaeological Project at Thomas Sappington House" [Lecture co-sponsored with the Sappington-Concord Historical Society and the National Park Service]

Wednesday, 14 December 2016, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Richard A. Freund, University of Hartford.
"The Atlantis Civilization"

Tuesday, 7 February 2017, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Dr. Michelle Loyet, Adjunct Professor in the Department of Anthropology and Sociology at Webster University.
"The Mysteries Of Afterlife In Ancient Egypt"
[Lecture co-sponsored with the Mound City chapter of the Missouri Archaeological Society]

Tuesday, 21 February 2017, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Reginald Auger, Laval University in Quebec City.
New Title at speaker's request: "The Loyola Cemetery in French Guiana: Memory of Slavery at a Sugar Plantation" [Lecture cosponsored with the Archaeology Program at Lindenwood University, St. Charles, MO.]

Tuesday, 14 March 2017, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Nick Card, The University of the Highlands and Islands in Scotland. "Secrets of the Ness of Brodgar: a Stone-Age Complex in the Heart of Neolithic Orkney World Heritage Site." [Kress lecturer for the National AIA].

Tuesday 18 April 2017, 7:30 PM - Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
Professor Mary Miller, Sterling Professor of Art History at Yale University. "What Figurines Can Tell Us: A Life of Traders and Enslavement on the Island of Jaina, Mexico"

Saturday 29 April 2017, 10 AM -St. Louis Community College - Meramec, Lecture Hall Social Science 105
Professor Emerita Gale Owen-Crocker from the University of Manchester; she was formerly Professor of Anglo-Saxon Culture and Director of the Manchester Centre for Anglo-Saxon Studies. "Beowulf and Archaeology." A second lecture will be given at 11:30 in the same room entitled "Archaeological Evidence for Anglo-Saxon dress."

Wednesday 10 May 2017, 7:30 PM - Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
Dr. Michael Nelson, Art Historian at the City University of New York (CUNY), Queens College. "A Roman period sanctuary at the site of Omrit in Israel."

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2015 - 2016 Lecture Schedule

Wednesday, 16 September 2015, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Dr. Frances Levine, Director, Missouri History Museum.
The Past is Still Present: Revisiting Historic Battlefields and Massacres.
Dr. Levine's publication Frontier Battles and Massacres: Historical and Archaeological Perspectives will be sold before and after the lecture.

Wednesday, 14 October 2015, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Jaime J. Awe, Department of Anthropology, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff.
Maya Apocalypse: Deciphering the Evidence for Collapse and its Aftermath in the Belize River Valley.

Saturday, 17 October 2015, 10 AM to 2 PM - Jefferson Barracks County Park Visitor's Center, 345 North Road, St. Louis, MO 63125, INTERNATIONAL ARCHAEOLOGICAL DAY, A family event. Lectures and hands on study. Archaeologists and living historians will be talking about archaeology at military sites ranging from Jefferson Barracks to Roman legionary camps.

At noon, Mr. Barnes Bradshaw - special events coordinator for the Missouri History Museum, will explore the life of Civil War spy Absalom Grimes in a first-person, fully-costumed program. Free program. Everyone welcome.

[Co-sponsored with the St. Louis County Park Service - Jefferson Barracks County Park .]

Tuesday, 10 November 2015, 7:30 PM -Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Katheryn Sampeck, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Illinois State University.
How Chocolate Came To Be.

** Wednesday, 9 December 2015, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor William M. Murray, Department of History, University of South Florida.
The Age of Titans: The Rise and Fall of the Great Hellenistic Navies.

Tuesday, 9 February 2016, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Rami Arav, University of Nebraska at Omaha, Director of Bethsaida Excavations.
Thirty Years of Archaeological Excavations at Bethsaida.

Tuesday, 8 March 2016, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Michael MacKinnon, Department of Classics, University of Winnipeg.
Pet Animals in Roman Antiquity: Reconstructions from Archaeological Evidence

Tuesday, 12 April 2016, 7:30 PM - Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
Professor Megan Cifarellli, Department of Art History, Manhattanville College, Purchase, NY.
Taking It With You: Death and Personal Adornment of Hansanlu, Iran."

** Wednesday, 11 May 2016, 7:30 PM - Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
Dr. Della Scott-Ireton, Associate Director of Florida Public Archaeology Network.
History is the Real Treasure: The 1733 Spanish Galleon Trail.

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2014 - 2015 Lecture Schedule

** Wednesday 10 September 2014, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Dr. Bridget Buxton, University of Rhode Island.
Underwater Archaeology: the New Holy Grails

Wednesday, 8 October 2014, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor James E. Brady, California State University - Los Angeles.
Naj Tunich and the Founding of Maya Cave Archaeology.

Saturday, 18 October 2014, 10 AM to 3 PM - Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site, 7400 Grant Road, St. Louis, MO 63123.
[INTERNATIONAL ARCHAEOLOGY DAY CELEBRATION with talks and hands on study!!!!] ---- Special lecture at 1 pm
Archaeological Investigations about the Times of Written Records
Steve J. Dasovich, PhD - Chair of the Anthropology and Sociology Department at Lindenwood University in St, Charles, MO.

[Co-sponsored with the National Park Service - Ulysses S. Grant Historic Site.]

Tuesday, 11 November 2014, 7:30 PM -Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Emeritus Michael Fuller, St. Louis Community College
Viking Rituals of Life and Death

Wednesday, 10 December 2014, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Dr. Michael K. Trimble, Chief Preservation Manager for U. S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) St. Louis District.
The Long Journey from Iraq: Investigating Mass Graves and Serving Our Veterans.

Tuesday, February 10, 2015, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Jeremy McInernney, Dept. of Classical Studies at the University of Pennsylvania.
Bouphonia: Killing Cattle on the Acropolis in Athens.

Tuesday, 10 March 2015, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Dan Bahat, St. Michael's College, University of Toronto and former Chief Archaeologist of the City of Jerusalem
The Golden Gate and the Eastern Gate of the Temple of Jerusalem.

Monday, 16 March 2015, 7:00 PM - Central Reformed Congregation at 5020 Waterman
Professor Richard A. Freund, University of Hartford.
The Ancient Synagogue and the Colossus of Rhodes, Greece.


**Tuesday 14 April 2015, 7:30 PM - Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
Dr. Richard Buckley, University of Leicester Archaeological Services, Leicester, England
Richard III, the King under the Car Park: the Story of the Search for the Burial Place of England's Last Plantagenet King.

Wednesday 13 May 2015, 7:30 PM - Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
Dr. Lawrence Berman, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
A Complete Cosmos: A tomb of an Egyptian Governor and its secrets.

 


2013 - 2014 Lecture Schedule

** Wednesday 12 September 2013, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Dr John Roberts Hale, University of Louisville,
Dragons of the North: The World of Viking Longships.

Wednesday, 9 October 2013, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Robert Brier, Long Island University.
Secret of the Great Pyramid in Egypt

Sunday, 13 October 2013, 1:00 PM - Kopolow Federation Building at 12 Millstone Campus
Professor Richard A Freund, University of Hartford.
Sobibor (a documentary film)

Saturday, 19 October 2013, 10 AM to 3 PM - 700 North 1st Street in downtown St. Louis, MO
[INTERNATIONAL ARCHAEOLOGY DAY CELEBRATION in the heart of the French colonial settlement of St. Louis!!!!]
[Co-sponsored with the National Park Service and moved off of NPS property because of the Federal Government shutdown.]

Tuesday, 12 November 2013, 7:30 PM -Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Shelley Wachsmann, Nautical Archaeology Program, Texas A & M University.
Wheels, Wagons and the Transport of Ships Overland in Antiquity.

Wednesday, 11 December 2013, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Dan Bahat, St. Michael's College, University of Toronto and former Chief Archaeologist of the City of Jerusalem
The Temple Mount of Jerusalem from the First to the Second Temple Period.

Sunday, 26 January 2014, 3:00 PM - Brown Hall, Washington University
Professor Michael Franchetti, Washington University in St. Louis. "
A New Face of Ancient Civilization: Bronze Age Nomads and The Influence Across Inner Asia.[Co-sponsored with the Washington University Archaeology Program]


Tuesday, 11 February 2014, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Marcello Canuto, Tulane University, New Orleans.
The Forging of a Classical Maya Kingdom: La Corona and its Alliance to the Snake Kings Calakmul [in Guatemala]."


**Tuesday 4 March 2014, 7:30 PM - Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
Professor Thomas Noble Howe, Southwest University in Georgetown, Texas.
The Garden of Flora: New Discoveries of the Roman Seaside Villas of Stabiae near Pompeii [Italy].

Tuesday 8 April 2014, 7:30 PM - Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
William Appleton, Director of Education & Visitor Experience at the Rubin Museum of Art, New York City.
Unveiling Buddhism: The Legacy of Giuseppe Tucci.

Wednesday 14 May 2014, 7:30 PM - Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
Professor Patrick Hunt, Stanford University.
Otzi the Iceman: 5,300 year old Alpine Mummy and Forensic Science.


2012 - 2013 Lecture Schedule

** Wednesday 12 September 2012, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Dr. James P. Delgado, Director of the Maritime Herietage, Office of National Marine Sanctuaries, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Siverl Spring, Maryland.
"Titanic at 100"


Wednesday, 17 October 2012, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Jane E. Buikstra, School of Human Evolution & Social Change, Director of the Center of Bioarchaeological Research, Arizona State University; President, Center for American Archaeology, Kamspsville, Illinois.
Venerated Ancestors: Mummies of the Ancient Andes.
[Co-sponsored with the St. Louis Chapter of the Explorers Club and the St. Louis Academy of Science]


Saturday, 20 October 2012, 10 AM to 3 PM - Cahokia Mound Museum in Collinsville, Illinois
[NATIONAL ARCHAEOLOGY DAY CELEBRATION at a World Heritage Site!!!!]
10 to 11 am Professor Michael Fuller, Professor of Anthropology at St. Louis Community College - Meramec
Cahokia's Westward influence in AD 1100.
11 am to 1 pm - Archaeology Open house and hands-on learning at the front of the museum.
1 to 2 pm Phyllis Steckel, Professional Geologist with Earthquake Insight LLC
Ancient Earthquakes and Archaeology.
[Co-sponsored with the Cahokia Mounds Museum Society.]



Tuesday, 13 November 2012, 7:30 PM -Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Carolina A. Aznar, St. Louis University, Madrid Campus; Co-Director of the Tell Regev Excavation, The Southern Plain of Akko Project (Israel)
The Phoenicians and the Israelites: Cooperators or Rivals

Wednesday, 12 December 2012, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Dan Bahat, St. Michael's College, University of Toronto and former Chief Archaeologist of the City of Jerusalem
Masada: The Greatest of the Herodian Fortresses

Mayan date 13.0.0.0.0 is Wednesday, 21 December 2012. So, where should we party?

Sunday, 27 January 2013, 1 to 6 PM - 23rd Steinberg Hall, Washington University
"Symposium in Honor of Sarantis Symeonoglou on the Occasion of his Retirement"
Keynote address by Professor R. Ross Holloway, Professor Emeritus, Brown University. His talk with be on The Other Bronze Age of the Classical World. Shorter talks will be given by several colleagues and former students on topics related to Old World Archaeology.



Tuesday, 12 February 2013, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Olivia C. Navarro-Farr, Wooster College, Wooster Ohio. Principle Investigator of El Peru-Waka Archaeological Project.
Memory, Monuments and Mortuary Ritual in the ancient Maya City of El Peru' Waka' in Guatemala.



**Tuesday 12 March 2013, 7:30 PM - Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
Professor Christina Conlee, Texas State University.
The Nasca Lines in their Cultural and Religious Context (Peru).

Monday 18 March 2013, 7:00 PM - Central Reform Congregation at Southwest corner of Kingshighway and Waterman
Professor Richard A. Freund, University of Hartford, Director of University of Hartford Excavations at Nazareth, Bethsaida and Yavne, Israel.
Digging through History: Archaeology and History from Atlantis to the Holocaust.

Tuesday 9 April 2013, 7:00 PM (PLEASE NOTE DAY AND TIME!)- Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
25th Annual Memorial Lecture. An event honoring the life and work of Professor George E. Mylonas. Professor Michael B. Cosmopoulos, Chair and organizer.

Co-sponored with the Hellenic Government Foundation Endowed Professionship in Greek Studies at UMSL, St. Louis and Washington University Archaeology Program; the faculty from the Art History and Archaeology, Classics Department, and Anthropology. Endowed by the Mylonas Fund.
Keynote address by Dr. Dora Vassilikou, Vice President of the Athens Archaeological Society. Mycenae, Rich in Gold: Excavating the Capital City of Agamemnon.


**Wednesday 8 May 2013, 7:30 PM - Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
Dr. William W. Fitzhugh, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C..
Genghis Kahn and the Mongol Empire.


2011 - 2012 Lecture Schedule

Wednesday 14 September 2011, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Holley Moyes, University of California at Merced
The Classic Maya Collapse

Wednesday, 12 October 2011, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Derek Counts, University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee
Master of Animals: Divine Symbols and Local Traditions in Cyprus and the Eastern Mediterranean

Saturday, 22 October 2011, 2:00 PM - Mastodon State Park in Kimmswick, MO
Michael J. Fuller, Prof. of Anthropology, St. Louis Community College at Meramec
Archaeology of Jefferson County, MO.

Tuesday, 8 November 2011, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Michael J. Fuller, Prof. of Anthropology, St. Louis Community College at Meramec
Romans, Early Christians and Anglo-Saxons in England.

Wednesday, 14 December 2011, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Dan Bahat, St. Michael's College, University of Toronto and former Chief Archaeologist of the City of Jerusalem
The Authenticity of the Jewish, Christian and Islamic Holy Places in Jerusalem.

Sunday, 29 January 2012, 3 PM - 24th George E. Mylonas Memorial Lecture at Brown Hall, Washington University
[Chapin Drive, North off Forsyth, 2 blocks West of Skinker.] Co-sponsored with Washington University Archaeology Program, the faculty from Art History and Archaeology, Classic, and Anthropology Departments.

"The Coming of the Greeks "
by Professor Emeritus John Coleman, Cornell University.

Tuesday, 14 February 2012, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Zvi C. Koren, Director of the Edelstein Center for the Analysis of Ancient Artifacts, Shenkar College of Engineering and Design, Ramat Gan, Israel.
The Unprecedented Discovery of Biblical-Blue Tekhelet and Royal Purple Argaman at Masada.

Tuesday 13 March 2012, 7:30 PM - Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
Elizabeth Lee, Director of Projects and Development, CyArk, Oakland, California.
Digital Preservation of the World's Cultural Heritage.

Tuesday 10 April 2012, 7:30 PM - Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
John F. Haslett, Independent Research and Author.
Recent experiments with Manteno-Huancavilca sailing replicas: possible Maritime Innovations emplohyed by the chiefdomos of Coast Ecuador.

*Wednesday 9 May 2012, 7:30 PM - Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
Professor Richard Talbert, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Joukowsky Lecturer for the AIA.
All Roads lead to Rome: The Roman Highway System in Global Perspective.


2010 - 2011 Lecture Schedule


Wednesday 15 September 2010, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Patrick Hunt, Stanford University, Director of the Stanford Alpine Archaeology Project
Tracking Hannibal in the Alps: National Geographic Hannibal Expedition 2007 to 2008

Wednesday, 13 October 2010, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Andrew L. Goldman, Gonzaga University.
In Search of King Midas: New Discoveris at Gordion in Turkey

Tuesday, 9 November 2010, 7:30 PM -Missouri History Museum Auditorium
John R. Tschirch, Director of Museum Affairs/Architectural Historian for the Preservation Society of Newport County, Rhode Island.
The Great Houses of Newport - Picturesque to the Gilded Age.

Wednesday, 15 December 2010, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Professor Dan Bahat, St. Michael's College, University of Toronto and former Chief Archaeologist of the City of Jerusalem
Herodium: Herod's Palace and Tomb (in Israel).

Sunday, 30 January 2011, 3 PM - 23rd George E. Mylonas Memorial Lecture at Brown Hall, Washington University
[Chapin Drive, North off Forsyth, 2 blocks West of Skinker. Co-sponsored with Washington University Archaeology Program, the faculty from Art History and Archaeology, Classic, and Anthropology Departments.

"Minoan Wall Painting in Crete and Egypt"
by Professor Nano Marinatos, Department of Classics and Mediterraean Studies, University of Illinois at Chicago.

Tuesday, 8 February 2011, 7:30 PM - Missouri History Museum Auditorium
Jarrett Lobell, Executive Editor, Archaeology Magazine.
Greece's Grand Opening: the New Acropolis Museum and the Treasures of Ancient Athens .

*Tuesday 8 March 2011, 7:30 PM - Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
Professor Mark Aldenderfer, University of California, Merced. dean of the School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts.
4000 years of Andean Gold.

Tuesday 12 April 2011, 7:30 PM - Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
Professor Michael B. Cosmopoulos, Endowed Professor of Archaeology and Greek Studies with the Department of Anthropology, University of Missouri - St. Louis
Digging Homer: The Excavation of New Mycenaean Palace in Pylos, Greece.

*Wednesday 4 May 2011, 7:30 PM - Missouri Historical Museum Auditorium
Professor Tracy K. Betsinger, Department of Anthropology, SUNY College.
Bioarchaeology: What the Dead Can Tell the Living.


2009 - 2010 Lecture Schedule

17 September 2009 - Thursday. 7:00 PM
" Uncovering Ancient St. Louis." Premier of a documentary video by Mark Leach, Christian Cudnick, director, and Richard Henrick. It is free and open to the public. Local archaeologists who participated in the program
include Joe Harl, John Kelly, Carol Diaz-Granados, Michael Fuller, etc. Video will be shown at the Missouri History Museum, 5700 Lindell Blvd at DeBaliveiere, Forest Park. Parking lots located to the right and left of South entrance.

13 October 2009 - Tuesday. 7:30 PM
Taming the Wild Steed: Origins of Horse Domestication. by Dr. Sandra Olsen, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh..
lecture given at the Missouri History Museum, 5700 Lindell Blvd at DeBaliveiere, Forest Park. Parking lots located to the right and left of South entrance.

10 November 2009 - Tuesday. 7:30 PM
Cave Archaeology in the Maya Region. by Professor Jaime Awe (Belize).
lecture given at the Missouri History Museum, 5700 Lindell Blvd at DeBaliveiere, Forest Park. Parking lots located to the right and left of South entrance.

16 December 2009 - Wednesday.. 7:30 PM
Jerusalem in the beginning of the Medieval Period. by Professor Dan Bahat, former district archaeologist for the City of Jerusalem. St. Thomas College, Toronto.
lecture given at the Missouri History Museum, 5700 Lindell Blvd at DeBaliveiere, Forest Park. Parking lots located to the right and left of South entrance.

31 January 2010 - Sunday. 3:00 PM -- The 22nd George E. Mylonas Memorial Lecture
Altar of Zeus at Mt. Lykaion in Greece. by Professor David Gilman Romano from the University of Pennsylvania.
lecture given at Brown Hall auditorium at Washington University. Brown Hall Auditorium, Washington University. Brown Hall is located on Chapin Drive (north off Forsyth Blvd., 1 block West of Skinker).


9 February 2010- Tuesday. 7:30 PM
"From Phrygian Capital to Roman Fort: Recent Excavations at Gordion." (Turkey). by Professor Andrew L. Goldman, Gonzaga University.
lecture given in the MacDermott Grand Hall at the Missouri History Museum, 5700 Lindell Blvd at DeBaliveiere, Forest Park. Parking lots located to the right and left of South entrance.

9 March 2010 - Tuesday. 7:30 PM
"Early Human Populations in the New World: A Biased Perspective." by Professor James M. Adovasio, Mercyhurst College. Lecture given at the Missouri History Museum, 5700 Lindell Blvd at DeBaliveiere, Forest Park.

13 April 2010 - Tuesday. 7:30 PM
"From the Valley of the Kings to Philae: Ancient and Modern Pilgrimages." (Egypt). by Professor Eugene Cruz-Uribe, Northern Arizona University
lecture given at the Missouri History Museum, 5700 Lindell Blvd at DeBaliveiere, Forest Park. Parking lots located to the right and left of South entrance.

5 May 2010 - Wednesday
Prof Martha Sharp Joukowsky, Professor Emerita, Brown University, "Great Temple Excavations at Petra." (Jordan) Held at Brown Hall on the Washington University campus.

5 September 2008 - Friday. 7:00 PM
The 2008 Excavation at Abila of the Decapolis. by Prof. David Chapman, Covenant Theological Seminary
lecture given at Convenant Seminary Library, 12330 Conway Road

16 October 2008 - Thurs. 7:30 PM
Meanings in Early Celtic Art. by Prof. Peter Wells, Dept. of Anthropology, University of Minnesota.
lecture given at the Missouri History Museum, 5700 Lindell Blvd at DeBaliveiere, Forest Park.

13 November 2008 - Thurs. 7:30 PM
Deep Submergence Archaeology: the Final Frontier. by Prof. Shelley Wachsmann, Texas A & M University.
lecture given at the Missouri History Museum, 5700 Lindell Blvd at DeBaliveiere, Forest Park.

11 December 2008 - Thurs.. 7:30 PM
Epheseus from terrace house to tomb. by Professor Barry Strauss, Dept. of History and Classics, Cornell University
lecture given at the Missouri History Museum, 5700 Lindell Blvd at DeBaliveiere, Forest Park.

25 January 2008 - Sunday. 3:00 PM -- The 21st George E. Mylonas Memorial Lecture
The Uses of the Past on the Periklean Acropolis. by Professor Jeffrey Hurwit, University of Oregon.
lecture given at Brown Hall auditorium at Washington University.


12 February 2009- Thurs. 7:30 PM
New Archaeological Discoveries in the Republic of Macedonia. by Professor Michael Fuller, St. Louis Community College at Meramec.
lecture given in the MacDermott Grand Hall at the Missouri History Museum, 5700 Lindell Blvd at DeBaliveiere, Forest Park.

12 March 2009 - Thurs. 7:30 PM
The Classical Greek Theater: Architecture, Performance, Cult. by Professor Hans R. Goette, German Archaeological Institute, Berlin.
lecture given at the Missouri History Museum, 5700 Lindell Blvd at DeBaliveiere, Forest Park.

16 April 2009 - Thurs. 7:30 PM
There is nothing more permanent than a Posthole - Recent Excavations at Hierakonolis, Upper Egypt. by Professor Thomas Hikade, University of British Columbia. Lecture given at the Missouri History Museum, 5700 Lindell Blvd at DeBaliveiere, Forest Park.

7 May 2009 - Thurs. 7:30 PM
A Crossroads of Conquerers Revisited: Latest Finds of el Peru - Waka. by Professor David Freidel, Washington University.
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2007 - 2008 Lecture Schedule - Funded by the Arthur and Helen Baer Foundation


Sept. 7 - Fri. 7:00 PM
Rescue on the Euphrates: results of the Roman frontier city of Zeugma by Prof. William Aylward, Dept. of Classics, University of Wisconsin - Madison. University.
Co-Sponsored by the St. Louis Art Museum. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium, Forest Park

Oct. 5 - Fri.. 7 PM
Bet She'an: A Greco-Roman city of the Decapolis by Prof. Gabriel Mazor, Senior research member with the Israel Department of Antiquities and Director of the Bet Shean Archaeological Project. Co-Sponsored by the St. Louis Art Museum. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium, Forest Park

Nov. 2 - Fri. 7:00 PM
Roman Arena and Crowd Dynamics: Thumbs Up or Thumbs Down? by Prof. Garrett Fagan, Pennsylvania State University.
Co-Sponsored by the St. Louis Art Museum. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium, Forest Park

Dec. 7 - Fri. 7:00 PM
Jerusalem of the Crusaders by Prof. Dan Bahat, Bar Ilan University and formerly district archaeologist of Jerusalem for the Ministry of Culture and Education. Co-Sponsored by the St. Louis Art Museum. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium, Forest Park

Dec. 9 - Sunday. 2:00 PM
New Discoveries in Jerusalem; City of David, Pool of Sholoach, the piazza at the Western Wall and More by Prof. Dan Bahat, Bar Ilan University and formerly district archaeologist of Jerusalem for the Ministry of Culture and Education. Co-Sponsored by the St. Louis Art Museum. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium, Forest Park

Jan. 20 - Sun. 3:00 PM
A monumental cargo: the Roman column wreck at Kizilburun, Turkey by Prof. Deborah Carlson, Institute of Nautical Archaeology, Texas A & M
20th Annual George E. Mylonas Memorial Lecturer
Co-Sponsored with the Dept. of Art History and Archaeology at Washington University. Lecture held at Steinberg Hall auditorium located at Skinker & Forsyth Blvd.

Feb. 1 - Friday 7:00 PM
Dead men do tell tales: the Yasmina Cemetery at Carthage by Prof. Naomi J. Norman, University of Georgia and editor of the American Journal of Archaeology. Co-Sponsored by the St. Louis Art Museum. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium, Forest Park.

Feb. 16 - Sat. 10:00 AM until noon
New Discoveries in the Republic of Macedonia. by Prof. Michael J. Fuller, St. Louis Community College - Meramec. and Iron Age political geography in the western Ukrainian steppes. by Nicholas Efremov-Kendall, Dept. of Anthropology at Washington University in St. Louis.
Co-Sponsored by the St. Louis Community College - Meramec. South County campus multipurpose room, 4115 Meramec Bottom Road at Lemay Ferry Road, Melville/Oakville.

March 2 - Sunday 2:00 PM
Treasures from the realm of the Queen of Sheba by Prof. Robert S. Bianchi, Independent Scholar.
Co-Sponsored by the St. Louis Art Museum. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium, Forest Park

April 3 - Thursday 7:00 PM
The Koster Site (Illinois River Valley): a 21st century Perspetive. by Prof. Jane E. Buikstra, Director of the center for Bioarchaeological Research, School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Arizona State University.
Co-Sponsored by the St. Louis Community College - Meramec. South County campus multipurpose room, 4115 Meramec Bottom Road at Lemay Ferry Road, Melville/Oakville.

April 4 - Friday 7:00 PM
Tombs of the Mayan Ancestors: Adding the Bioarchaeological Dimension by Prof. Jane E. Buikstra, Director of the center for Bioarchaeological Research, School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Arizona State University.
Co-Sponsored by the St. Louis Art Museum. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium, Forest Park

May 2 - Friday 7:00 PM
Reunion of Body and Soul: Sexuality and Resurrection in the Egyptian Netherworld by Prof. Lanny Bell, Dept. of Egyptology at Brown University.
Co-Sponsored by the St. Louis Art Museum. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium, Forest Park

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2006 - 2007 Lecture Schedule - Funded by the Arthur and Helen Baer Foundation

Oct. 25- Wed. 7:00 PM
Santorini an d Atlantis: Discoveries in the Pompeii of Greece by Prof. Christos G. Doumas, University of Athens.
Co-Sponsored by the Karakas Family Foundation for the Advancement of Hellenic Culture and the
Center for International Studies, University of Missouri at St. Louis. Lecture held at the Millennium Student Center, Century Room A.

Oct. 27 Fri. - 7:00 PM
Mirador Basin - Cradle of Maya Civilization by Prof. Richard D. Hansen, Idaho State University
Co-Sponsored by the St. Louis Art Museum. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium, Forest Park

Nov. 3 Fri. - 7:00 PM
Tell Dothan's Western Cemetery: Death, Burial and Afterlife by Prof. Robert E. Cooley, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.
Co-Sponsored by the Covenant Theological Seminary in St. Louis, 12330 Conway Road, St. Louis. Lecture held in the chapel.

Nov. 10 Fri. - 7:00 PM
The Great Temple of Petra in Jordan by Prof. Martha Sharp Joukowsky, Brown University
Co-Sponsored by the St. Louis Art Museum. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium, Forest Park

Dec. 8 - Fri. 7:00 PM
The Next 100 years: the future of Archaeology by Professor Brian Fagan, University of California - Santa Barbara
Co-Sponsored by the St. Louis Art Museum. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium, Forest Park

Jan. 28 - Sun. 3:00 PM
Cycladic Figurines by Prof. Pat Getz-Gentle, Independent Scholar
19th Annual George E. Mylonas Memorial Lecturer
Co-Sponsored with the Dept. of Art History and Archaeology at Washington University
Brown Hall at Washington University, on Forsyth Blvd.

Feb. 9 - Fri. 7:00 PM
Romans and Early Christians in the Republic of Macedonia by Prof. Michael Fuller, St. Louis Community College at Meramec
Co-Sponsored by the St. Louis Art Museum. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium, Forest Park

Mar. 9 - Fri. 7:00 PM
The Tyrant Slayers by Prof. Sarantis Symeonoglou, Dept. of Art History and Archaeology, Washington University in St. Louis
Co-Sponsored by the St. Louis Art Museum. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium, Forest Park

Mar. 24 - Sat. 9 AM to 1 PM
Symposium: 100th Anniversary Symposium of the St. Louis Society of the AIA
Co-sponsored by St. Louis Art Museum and held in the Auditorium
Topics include:
History of the St. Louis Society , by Judy Brilliant
Fowke's 1906 Exploration of Missouri by Prof. Michael Fuller
Greek Papyri from Egypt by Prof. Robert Lamberton
- Break 10:45 to 11:15
Ancient Egyptian Jewelry by Dr. Robert Steven Bianchi
Ancient Coins from the Wulfing Collection by Prof. Sarantis Symeonoglou
Greek Vases in the Washington University Collection by Prof. Susan Rotroff

Mar. 30- Fri. 7:00 PM
Tell Dothan Exavation: Methods and Discoveries by Prof. John Monson, Wheaton College
Co-Sponsored by Covenant Theological Seminary in St. Louis, 12330 Conway Road, St. Louis. Lecture held in the chapel.

April 13 - Fri. 7:00 PM
Cahokia Mounds in the Mississippi Valley by Prof. John Kelly, Dept. of Anthropology, Washington University in St. Louis
Co-Sponsored by the St. Louis Art Museum. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium, Forest Park

April 21 Saturday 12:45 PM
Evidence of the Exodus from Egypt in Archeology by Prof. Richard Freund, Director of the The Maurice Greenberg Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Hartford.
Co-Sponsored by the Bais Abraham Congregation, 6910 Delmar Boulevard, University City, MO 63130. The Lecture is free. Lunch is $8.50. If you would like lunch please RSVP to Bais Abraham Tel.314-721-3030, email office@baisabe.com or to reserve by credit card on the web go to http://www.baisabe.com/

May 11 - Fri. 7:00 PM
Some Went Down to the Sea in Ships (Psalms 107:230: Mediterranean Seafaring in the Bronze Age (3000 - 1200 BC) by Prof. Shelley Wachsmann, Institute of Nautical Archaeology, Texas A & M
Co-Sponsored by the St. Louis Art Museum. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium, Forest Park

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2003 - 2004 Lecture Schedule


Sept. 7 Oriental Antiquities and Cultures in 1863 by Mr. Oscanyan, Oriental Lecturer (alias Prof. Michael Fuller, St. Louis Community College)
Frontier Park meeting room tent, St. Charles, MO - along the riverfront

Sept. 19 Archaeology and the Life of Christ: the Garden Tomb and Church of the Holy Sepulchre by Dr. Harold Mare. Rayburn Chapel at Covenant Theological Seminary

Oct. 11 Archaeology of Cliff Cave by Professor Michael Fuller, St. Louis Community College, Fieldtrip and lecture held in Cliff Cave County Park.

Oct. 14 Putting a Roman Temple Back Together by Dr. Michael Nelson, Macalester College. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium.

Oct. 25 Symposium: Archaeology of Crusader Sites and Medieval Culture
held at St. Louis Community College - Florissant Valley
Michael Fuller, Crusader era sites in Syria
Asa Eger, Crusader era sites near Antioch
Diane Everman, Tel Tanninim in Israel
Jack Lee, Kerak Castle in Jordan
Ali M. Khwaileh, Crusader cemetery in Jordan
Jennifer Stabler, Crusader Caeserea in Israel
Ralph Rowlett, Crusader Sela in Jordan

Nov. 11 New Insight Into Egypt's Last Royal Pyramids: Discoveries at Abydos. by Dr. Stephen P. Harvey, The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium

Dec 9 The Treasure of Troy and other (in)famous stories of art looting. by Prof. Michael Cosmopoulos, University of Missouri-St. Louis. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium

Jan. 25 New Excavations at Ancient Troy by Prof Brian Rose, University of Cincinati
Seventeenth Annual George E. Mylonas Memorial Lecture
Steinberg Hall at Washington University

Feb. 20 Discoveries at Gordion, Turkey by Prof. G. Kenneth Sams, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium

March 9 Archaeology of Lewis and Clark by Prof. Harry Fritz, University of Montana. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium

April 10 Archaeology of Cliff Cave by Professor Michael Fuller, St. Louis Community College. Fieldtrip and lecture held in Cliff Cave County Park.

April 13 Athenian agora excavations from 1966 to the present day by Professor John Camp, Director of the American School of Classical Studies. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium

April 24 St. Louis Historic Archaeology: 2003 report on Vulcan Site by Mr. Chip Clatto, St. Louis Public Schools. Missouri Historical Society Auditorium.

May 11 Caracol: Maya Metropolis by Professors Diane Z. Chase and Arlen F. Chase, Professor of Anthropology, University of Central Florida. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium.

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2002 - 2003 Lecture Schedule


Sept. 25 "Community Archaeology in Alexandria, Virginia: A forty year tradition in George Washington's Home Town" by Dr. Pamela J. Cressey, Missouri Historical Society.

Oct. 11 "Napoleon in Egypt" by Dr. Robert Briar. Long Island University.

Oct. 23"St. Louis Archaeology" by Professor Michael Fuller, St. Louis Community College, Queeny Park Park.

Oct. 26 Field trip to the Crescent Chert Quarries in West Tyson Park" by Professor Michael Fuller, St. Louis Community College and Dennis Hogan (636.391.0922).

Nov. 8 "The Search for Aztec Ancestors: Archaeological Investigations at Xochicalco, Mexico" by Dr. Kenneth Hirth, Pennsylvania State University. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium

Dec 13 "The Archaeology of Monsters in the Greek World" by adjunct Prof. Deborah Cosmopoulos, Webster University. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium

Jan. 25 "Sardis in the Lydian Empire" by Professor Crawford Greenewalt, University of California - Berkeley
Fifteenth Annual George E. Mylonas Memorial Lecture at Steinberg Hall at Washington University

Feb. 21 "Pearls - A Natural and Cultural History" by Dr. Neil Landman, curator in the American Museum of Natural History, New York. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium

March 14 "Fakes, Frauds and Scholars" by Dr. Robert Cohon, Curator, Nelson Atkins Museum, Kansas City.

March 26 "St. Louis Archaeology" by Professor Michael Fuller, St. Louis Community College. Lecture held in Queeny Park Recreational Complex.

March 29 "Fieldtrip to Crescent Chert Quaries" by Professor Michael Fuller, St. Louis Community College and Dennis Hogan (636.391-0922)

April 11 "Images on Textiles: The Weave of Fifth Century Athenaian Art and Society" by Professor Michael Vickers, Ashmolian Museum and Kress Lecturer. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium

April 22 "Fourth Summer Excavation Report" by Mr. Chip Clatto, St. Louis Public Schools. Missouri Historical Society Auditorium.

May 9 "New Evidence for Understanding the Initial Peopling of the Americas" by Professor Robson Bonnichsen, Texas A & M. St. Louis Art Museum Auditorium.



TIME WARP... yes, this gap will eventually be filled when I have more time to go through the archives of the St. Louis Society...

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May 1958 "Indian burials at Santa Maria in Ripa, St. Louis" by Mr. Leonard Blake of the Missouri Archaeological Society.

April 10, 1958 "Egypt, Greece and Rome" by Professor William C. Korfmacher of St. Louis University [joint meeting with the Engineers club of St. Louis].

March 31, 1958 "Homer's Recitations of his epics in the light of the singong of the Heroic songs in the Balkans" by Professor James A. Notopoulos, Trinity College.

February 28, 1958 "Greek Artillery and her Engines" by Professor Frederick E. Winter, Royal Ontario Museum.

January 24, 1958 "Some sites of Roman occupation in Western Europe" by Professor Oscar E. Nybakken of Iowa State University.

December 13, 1957 "Maya Archaeology in Mexico" by Professor Alberto Ruz L'huillier, Director of Maya Archaeological Zone in Mexico.

November 22, 1957 " Photographing Works of Art" by Professor Norris K. Smieth, Washington University in St. Louis.


January 20, 1956 New Finds and Old in the Naples Area by Rev. Raymond Victor Schoder (West Baden College)

February 15, 1956 The Decipherment of the Mycenaean Script by Emrett L. Bennett, Jr. (Yale University)

March 21, 1956 St. Antoine of Florence: Anti-humanist in the Midst of the Renaissance by Fred Hartt

April 11, 1956 The Qumran Scrolls and Biblical Studies by Frank M. Cross, Jr.

April 24, 1956 Pisidian Antioch by David Moore Robinson (University of Mississippi) February 15, 1955 The Archaeology of the Maya Area by Dr. Stephen Borhegyi (University of Oklahoma Museum)

March 16, 1955 Echoes of the Red Man in Southern Illinois by Irwin Peithman (South Illinois University Museusm)

April 5, 1955 The First Egyptian Dynasty by Walter Bryan Emery (University of London)

May 3 and 6, 1955 Mycenae, the Capital City of Agamemnon by Dr. George E. Mylonas

November 10, 1955 The American Excavations at Casa by Paul MacKendrick (University of Wisconsin)

December 14, 1955 Byzantine Mosaics in Italian Churches by Lawrie J. Daly, S. J. (St. Louis University)
January 19, 1954 Recent Archaeological Findings by Carl H. Chapman (University of Missouri)

March 19, 1954 The Excavations under St. Peters by Rev. M. Joseph Costello, S. J. (St. Stanislau Seminary in Florissant, MO)

April 22, 1954 Rome of the Flavians by Revell (Johns Hopkins University)

June 24, 1954 Classical Monuments in Rome, Pompeii and Herculaneum by Dr. Wm. Millard Seaman

October 19, 1954 Four Firsts in Man's Recorded History by Professor Samuel Noah Kramer (University of Pennsylvania)

December 3, 1954 Japanese Archaeology: Tombs and Shrines by J. Edward Kidder, Jr. (Washington University)
January 16, 1953 Excavations at Enkomi, Cyprus by Porphyrios Dikaios

March 3, 1953 New Light on Homeric Greece, Excavations at Mycene in 1952 by Alan J. B. Wace

April 10, 1953 Local American Archaeology by Paul F. Titterington

October 22, 1953 Recent Excavations in Greece by Dr. George E. Mylonas

November 17, 1953 Where Rolls the Jordon by Carl H. Kraeling (Oriental Institute in Chicago)

December 11, 1953 Excavations at Pylos by Carl P. Blegen (University of Cincinnati)
January 16, 1952 Coastal cities of Palestine by Dr. W. Arndt (Concordia Seminary)

February 20, 1952 Roman Art and Commerce in the East by R. E. Mortimer Wheeler [Norton Lecturer and Secretary of the British Academy]

March 7, 1952 Classical Landscapes with Figures by Paul L. MacKendrick (University of Wisconsin)

April 22, 1952 Color in Greek Architecture and Sculpture by Saud S. Weinberg (University of Missouri)

May 8, 1952 Classic Revival in Architecture by Henry C. Montgomery (Miama Uniersity in Oxford, Ohio)

October 15, 1952 Greece Sicily by Raymond V. Schoder, S. J. (St. Louis University)

November 7, 1952 A Graeco-Roman Phase of Indian Art and Archaeology by Nihar Ranjan-Ray (University of Calcutta)

December 16, 1952 The New Shaft Graves at Mycenae by Dr. George E. Mylonas
January 24, 1951 Tombs and Temples from Aswan to Giza by Bernard V. Bothmer

February 14, 1951 Animal and Human Sacrifices of the Greeks by Constantine G. Yavis

March 9, 1951 Excavations at the Heraeum at Paestum by Paola Zancani Montuoro

April 26, 1951 The Oracle and the Temples at Delphi by Gertrude Smith

November 13, 1951 Extending the Human Record in the Americas by Henry P. Zuidema
January 18, 1950 Dr. George M. A. Hanfmann

March 3, 1950 Discoveries at Ras Shamra: Urgarit, Cyrpus and Turkey by Claude Schaefer (Norton Lecturer)

March 8, 1950 Corinth: City of St. Paul by Oscar Broneer

November 22, 1950 Post-War excavations in the Agora of Athens by Homer Thompson
February 1, 1949 The Monastery of Cluny in Burgundy by Professor Kenneth Conant

March 11, 1949 Archaeology in Post-War Greece by Dr. Saul W. Weinberg

April 20, 1949 Ancient City Planning by Professor David M. Robinson

October 19, 1949 Prehistoric Europe by Professor Hugh Hencken

November 17, 1949 Local Pre-Columbia Indian Cultures by Dr. Paul F. Titterington
January 21, 1948 Some Classical Sites of the Near East by Dr. William F. Arndt

February 11, 1948 Sumerian Law Codes by Dr. Francis R. Steele

April 7, 1948 The Ancient World from the Air by Dr. Jotham Johnson

November 17, 1948 Seeing Palestine and Iraq in 1947-48 by Dr. Lillar Burrous

December 9, 1948 Ancient Park and Garden by Dr. Dorohy Burr Thompson
January 22, 1947 Russian Church Architecture by Dr. Kenneth J. Conant

February 19, 1947 Corinth, City of Aphrodite by Dr. Charles H. Morgan

March 18, 1947 Forgeries: Ancient and Modern by George Karo

April 9, 1947 Bronze Age Hellas and Modern Greek Parallels by Dr. J. P. Harlan

November 19, 1947 The Saalburg Collection of Washington University by Dr. Eugene Tavenner

December 18, 1947 The Archaeology of Peru by Dr. George E. Mylonas
January 30, 1946 Heroes of Sumer by Dr. Samuel Noah Kramer

February 20, 1946 Recent discoveries in the Southwest by Dr. John McGregor

March 14, 1946 Collecting and Dating Fossils by Dr. Courtney Werner

March 25, 1946 Greek Textiles: Ancient and Modern by Dr. George E. Mylonas

April 10, 1946 The Venetians in Greece by Dr. Stephen B. Luce

October 30, 1946 The Mayas of Mexico and their Art by Dr. George E. Mylonas

November 27, 1946 Athens: from Democracy to Empire by Dr. William B. Dinsmoor

December 19, 1946 The Indians of the Northwest Coast by Dr. John Boman Adams
December 20, 1944 The Heritage of Classical Art in the Middle Ages by Dr. H. W. James.

January 26, 1945 Discoveries in Greece since the Outbreak of War by Dr. Mary H. Swindler

February 21, 1945 Treasure Trove of Jade, a filme on American Archaeology

March 7, 1945 Churches and Cathedrals in Normandy by Dr. Clarence Ward

April 11, 1945 The Scholars Learn to read forgotten scripts by Dr. Donald McFayden

November 6, 1945 The Protection of Monuments during the War by Dr. William Dinsmoor

December 12, 1945 Excavations of the St. Louis Society by Dr. George E. Mylonas
January 18 1944 Greece: Ancient and Modern by Dr. George E. Mylonas

February 16, 1944 Types of Greek coins by Dr. Thomas S. Duncan

March 27, 1944 Buried Cities by Dr. George E. Mylonas

April 19, 1944 Greek Aristocracy and its sculpture by Dr. C. A. Robinson, Jr.

October 25, 1944 The Archaeology of some Primitive Religions by Dr. P. E. Kretzmann

November 16, 1944 Digging in Babylon by Dr. Henri Frankfort
January 20, 1943 Ancient Art of India by Dr. George E. Mylonas

March 25, 1943 Iran: the counry and the Architecture by Dr. Myron B. Smith

November 16, 1943 New Light on the Maya by Dr. Herbert J. Spinden
October 30, 1942 Ancient China as seen from the South. Dr. Olov R. T. Janse

December 3, 1942 The Pre-Spanish Art of Mexico by Fr. Claude Heithaus
Jan. 22, 1936 Influence of Antiquity on the Sculpture of the Florentine Renaissance by Dr. G. Haydn Huntley.

Feb. 13, 1936 Religion and Royal Tombs by Dr. J. P. Harland.

March 11, 1936 Recent Excavations at Corinth by Dr. E. Capps, Jr.

April 22, 1936 The Maya: Yesterday and Today by Dr. G. Williams

October 28, 1936 Maya Civilization - the Athens of the New World by Dr. Sylvanus Morley

December 2, 1936 Recent Investigations on the Acropolis of Athens by Dr. Bert Hodge Hill
Feb. 13, 1935 Recent discoveries in Syria by Nathaniel Schmidt

April 8, 1935 Spain, the birthplace of famous Romans by Mrs. Rachel Sargent Robinson

Nov. 6, 1935 British School's excavations at the Heraeum of Perachora.

Dec. 5, 1935 Recent view of Old Pompeii by Charles C. Mierow

Updated 7 February 2015