Preserving Our Past
ARTIFACT OF THE MONTH
Elongated Balls from the Battle of Prairie Grove
Thoughts on African American Heritage & Archeology in Arkansas
Sharing Our Knowledge
Applying Realistic Finishes to 3D Printed Artifacts for Teaching and Exhibits
The Arkansas Archeological Survey notes with great sorrow the passing of Professor W. Raymond Wood. He was a great and immensely respected friend and colleague. We extend our sincere condolences to his children, Eric and Marigene, and all who shared in his remarkable life.
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 University 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.