United States archaeology an overview
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Archaeology in United States has the major function of exploring, excavating, conserving, protecting the monuments and sites. Here we have presented the information on United States archaeologist, monuments, archaeological sites, and archaeological museums.

 

Museums in United States

The museums are mostly historical museums which house the monuments belonging to different periods, ranging from the prehistoric period to the colonial period and are located in different geographical settings. Here are the lists of museums that are present all over United States.

National Design Museum

In addition to its permanent collection and regular exhibits, the museum presents the annual National ...

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Exploratorium

The Exploratorium isn't just a museum; it's an ongoing exploration of science, art and human ...

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Nicholas Roerich Museum

An 1898 Upper West Side town house contains this small, eccentric museum dedicated to the ...

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Heritage sites in United States

United States has an extraordinarily rich, vast and diverse cultural heritage in the form of built heritage, archaeological sites and remains since prehistoric times. Here we provide a short and snappy list of famous heritage sites in United States.

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Pioneering archaeologists in United States

The Archaeologists in United States have contributed a lot to the Indus valley civilization and in the underwater Archaeology of the shore temples. Here we provide a short and snappy list of famous Archaeologist in United States.

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James D. Tabor

Tabor is the author of four books and numerous scholarly ...
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Frederick J. Dockstader

Some of the books written by Fredrick involving ...
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Frank W. Young

Frank W. Young was recognized as a Distinguished Rural ...
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Elso Sterrenberg Barghoorn

Barghoorn is best known for discovering in South African rocks ...
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Don Crabtree

Don Crabtree was a master craftsman in the art ...
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Monuments in United States

Monuments in United States mainly include temples, mosques, tombs, churches, cemeteries, forts, palaces, step-wells, rock-cut caves, and secular architecture as well as ancient mounds and sites which represent the remains of ancient habitation. Here you could browse through the famous monuments found in United States.

Columbus Monument

It was constructed for the Exposition Universal de Barcelona and is located at the site where Columbus returned to Spain ...



Ellis Island National Monument

The Ellis Island Immigrant Station was designed by an architect’s Edward Lippincott Tilton and William Alciphron Boring. They are received ...



Statue Of Liberty

In Worldwide, the Statue of the Liberty is one of the most recognizable icons of the United States and was, ...



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Archaeological Organizations in United States

Archaeological organizations of United States are professional bodies operating either for commercial or non- commercial purpose providing information about each and every minute aspect in the field of archaeology. This page acts as illustrative resource that provides a list of the archaeology organizations existing throughout the world. You can also have access to the contact details, history and other details about the professional archaeological organizations.