Taos Archaeological Society
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Our first talk after the summer break
September 13, 2016, 7 PM
Where: Kit Carson Electric Boardroom, 118 Cruz Alta Rd, Taos
Speaker: Carrie Leven
Topic: Busted Prospects and Ghosted Boomtowns: Historic Mining Archaeology in Amizette and Twining, New Mexico
Carrie Leven, Questa District Archaeologist, will present a slide-illustrated talk about historic archaeology and archival research into the mining boom in the Rio Hondo Mining District that happened in the Taos Ski Valley area in the 1890s until around World War I.
Join other TAS members and our speaker for Dinner at 5PM
Guadalajara Grill South, 1384 Paseo del Pueblo Sur, Taos,
Arrive between 5:00 and 5:30 PM, place your order at the front,
and take your number to the back room. No reservations needed.
Three Rivers Petroglyph Park
and to an active excavation at Creekside, a Jornada Mogollon site in the Tularosa, New Mexico area.
Please click on the box below for the full description of this trip.
If you wish to join this trip please notify Carl Calvert at firstname.lastname@example.org.
After a summer hiatus of 3 months, the TAS BookClub will resume meeting in September; the book chosen is Over the Santa Fe Trail to Mexico...the travel diaries and autobiography of Dr. Rowland Willard, ed. by Joy Poole 2015 to be discussed. Also, an extra treat, the editor Joy Poole will be a TAS speaker sometime next spring!
Thurs,Sept 22 7pm at Don Keeffe's home
Please RSVP Don at email@example.com only if you are attending so he can have a head count.
Some other books we are reading are:
The BookClub is always open to suggestion of book ideas.