Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

A Shape in Time and Space – Gravemarkers

April 7 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Location: Cache River Wetlands Center

Sunday, April 7, 1:30-2:30pm

Cache River State Natural Area, Barkhausen-Cache River Wetlands Center will be hosting book signing and power point talk by retired archaeologist Michael McNerney on his published book: A Shape in Time and Space: The Migration of the Necked Discoid Gravemarker –The Illinois Sample. The talk will begin at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 7. Mr. McNerney spent over 22 years of survey and research in southeastern U.S. and four foreign countries in tracking the “effigy” marker style from North Carolina to Oklahoma. His program will concentrate on the recorded 41 cemeteries and 81 markers in 12 counties in southern Illinois.

Questions, call the Wetlands Center at 618-657-2064.


April 7
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm


Cache River Wetland Center