Kathleen Anne Deagan
Date of Birth  :
1948-15-09
Place of Birth  :
Porsmouth,Virginia
Country  :
United States
Field of Expertise  :
Anthropology
Educational background  :

Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology in 1970.

PH.D. in Anthropology/Archaeology from University of Florida.

Acheivements / Contributions  :

  • Deaganís discoveries include:

    • The oldest symbol of Christianity in the Western Hemisphere.

    • The earliest European settlement in the Americas.

    • The first free black settlement in North America.

  • Deagan has transformed traditional archaeology to modern archaeology by gathering multidisciplinary archaeological teams that include botanists, architects, historians, geologists, and zoologists.

source:Kathleen Anne Deagan

Bibliography  :
Portable Personal Possessions (Artifacts of the Spanish Colonies of Florida and the Caribbean, 1500-1800 - Volume 2) ,Columbus's Outpost among the TaŪnos: Spain and America at La Isabela, 1493-1498 .