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Savannah River Archaeological Research Program


Web Series

This page is part of an ongoing project where the SRARP highlights various artifacts and discoveries encountered throughout the course of our work.

 

This short films follows the discovery of a small, nondescript bottle discovered during an archaeological survey through the process of analyzing and curation.

Life of An Artifact from George Wingard on Vimeo.


 

More Life of an Artifact: Episode 1 from George Wingard on Vimeo.

This short video discusses the Savannah River Archaeological Research Program (SRARP) and the Alkaline Glazed, Edgefield Pottery Jar discovered and excavated by the SRARP. This is the first episode of this series.


 

More Life of an Artifact - Episode 2 from George Wingard on Vimeo.

In this episode, the artifact discussed is an "acquisition tag" used to help delineate the nearly 15,000 standing structures need to be moved or razed in order to build the Savanah River Site


 

 

 

Life of an Artifact - Episode 3 from George Wingard on Vimeo.

Dr. Chris Moore discusses an interesting, very rare, and extremely old artifact found here on the Savannah River Site.


 

 

 

Life of an Artifact Episode 4 from George Wingard on Vimeo.

In this episode assistant curator Haley Grant discusses parts of a porcelain doll found during a mid 1980's excavation.