Artifact roadshow coming to Blythewood

BLYTHEWOOD  –  Members of the  community are invited to bring ten of your prehistoric Native-American artifact “finds”, such as arrowheads, spear points, axes, broken pottery and other such  artifacts to the Blythewood Historical Society and Museum on April 27 for an evening of identification, dating and discussion.

Three archaeologists will be on hand that evening, to examine the artifacts and answer questions  –  Dr. Albert Goodyear, Distinguished Research Professor Emeritus at the University of South Carolina and  internationally known as the excavator of the Topper Site; Joseph Wilkinson, M.A. Anthropology, the University of South Carolina and Dr. Leland Ferguson, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, USC and author of several books.

Sponsored by the Blythewood Historical Society and Museum, the event will be held at the Langford-Nord House, 100 McNulty Street in Blythewood at 7 p.m.

The event is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact Margaret Kelly at 803-333-8133 TWTH, from 9 – 4 p.m.

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