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Kincaid Mounds Archaeology Field Day            

Massac County, IL. - The Kincaid Mounds Archaeology Field Day program is scheduled for Saturday, October 27, 2018 at the Kincaid Mounds Historic Site. Formal programs will start at 10:00 a.m., 12:00 noon, and 2:00 p.m., with a walking tour to Mound 8, and there will be Mississippian artifact displays. The program is free of charge.

The speakers for the day are Dr. Tamira K. Brennan, Curator Center for Archaeological Investigation, and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Dr. Brian M. Butler, Department of Anthropology and Center for Archaeological Investigation SIUC, Retired and member of the Kincaid Mounds Support Organization, and Dr. Paul Welch Associate Professor of Anthropology, SIUC. The Kincaid Mounds Archaeological Site is a series of Mississippian Mounds located in Massac County. The Mounds are an Illinois Historic Site. The Kincaid Mounds Support Organization volunteers their services for the preservation and management of the site. This historic site includes the Massac County Mounds with a public observation and interpretation area.

 More information on the Kincaid Mounds can be found at www.kincaidmounds.com. kincaidmoundsorg@gmail.com or Facebook-Kincaid Mounds Support Organization.