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NLAS AGM 2019

Join us for… A talk by Steve Mills “Memories of Jim Tuck’s Work in Newfoundland & Labrador”, which will be followed by the NLAS AGM When: Wednesday, November 20th 2019 at 7:00pm Where: Queen’s College (Room 2013), Memorial University of … Continue reading

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đź—“ THE CALENDARS ARE IN đź—“

Our 2020 calendars are here! These beautiful calendars are for sale at just $20 each and supplies are VERY limited! Please contact us directly to get yours. Send us a message on Facebook OR email us at nlas@nlarchsociety.ca Cover Image: … Continue reading

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Conservation in the Field Workshop!

We are pleased to offer a free “Conservation in the Field” Workshop with MUN Archaeological Conservator, Donna Teasdale! The workshop will be an informal meeting with tips and tricks for what to do while out in the field when you … Continue reading

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NLAS Hats for sale!

The NLAS is pleased to announce we have ball hats for sale – & just in time for the Newfoundland & Labrador field season too! Hats are $25.00 each and available in either navy blue or black You can also … Continue reading

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Discounted 2019 Membership Rates!

The NLAS is pleased to announce we will now be offer discounted membership rates for the remainder of 2019! Individual members are now just $15 (save $10), Student/Senior rate is $10 (save $10), Family rate is $25 (save $10), Institutional rate is $35 (save $15), Lifetime membership is on for $200 (save $150). To download … Continue reading

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2018 NLAS AGM

Our AGM will be held on Wednesday, November 14 at The Landing at the UC on the MUN campus (7:00-9:00pm). Our guest speakers will be Dr. VĂ©ronique Forbes and Dr. Vaughan Grimes both of the Department of Archaeology at Memorial … Continue reading

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Free for NLAS Members / $10 for non-members RSVP: nlas@nlarchsociety.ca Or Join the Event on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/NLArchSociety/ Background: In July 1866, the cable station in Heart’s Content Newfoundland became the location of the first permanent telegraph cable connecting … Continue reading

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From 2D photos to 3D models

The upcoming NLAS workshop “From 2D photos to 3D models” is scheduled for 1-4 pm on Saturday, May 26th. This workshop will provide an introduction to the construction of 3D digital models from photos, of artifacts, archaeological features, and landscapes. … Continue reading

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Beothuk and Maritime Archaic aDNA results meeting

Over the last 10 years, a research group from Memorial University and McMaster University have been working toward gaining further insight into the genetics and lifeways of Beothuk and Maritime Archaic populations in Newfoundland and Labrador. As a direct result … Continue reading

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2017 NLAS Fieldtrip to the Bordeaux site

A great day and an energetic hike out along the beautiful trail to Bordeaux Head last Saturday, September 2nd. Though we found numerous beach-strewn waterworn lithics from the former Dorset site, there was no evidence of any in-situ deposits. Our … Continue reading

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