Dispatches from the Field

Arkansas Archeology in the News

The Slave Dwelling Project: 17 and Counting
17 and Counting
Joseph McGill, The Slave Dwelling Project
June 13, 2016
Arkansas Archaeologists Find the Remains of de Soto’s Cross?
Arkansas Archaeologists Find the Remains of de Soto’s Cross?
Archaeological Conservancy
April 21, 2016
Ozark Bluffs Once Popular Ancient Human Habitat (KUAF)
Ozark Bluffs Once Popular Ancient Human Habitat
KUAF Public Radio
May 23, 2016
A 3-D rendering of the exterior of the Lawrence County Courthouse in Davidsonville. Center for Advanced Spatial Technologies
Resurrecting a Ghost Town
Research Frontiers
April 29, 2016

 Viewing the University's Artifact Collections

The Arkansas Archeological Survey Headquarters building has an Open Curation area where visitors can see nearly 2000 objects from the University of Arkansas Collection Facility.  The area is open during regular business hours, 8AM to 5PM Monday through Friday.   For information, call (479) 575-3556.
The University’s secure Curation area where most artifacts are held is visible through the foyer of the Survey Headquarters.  Access to the collections for research and other purposes can be arranged through Mary Suter, curator of collections.  For information about access to the secure area, call (479) 575-3456.

University of Arkansas Artifact Collections