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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.