Thursday, March 07, 2013

Native American and early English settlements of Redding (CT)

Via David M:
Will they talk about stone rows???
  • Archaeologist Dr. Stuart Reeve and Redding Town Historian Kathleen Von Jena will give a PowerPoint presentation on the archaeology and history of the Native American and early English settlements of Redding, specifically the Lonetown manor region, which was the first settlement in Redding and part of the western frontier of New England in the early 18th century. Please join us as Dr. Reeve and Ms. Von Jena discuss the Indian leader Chickens’ reservation, John Read’s original manor house, and other exciting findings based on their recent research.

    Fee: $5; Free to LHAC Members

    IAIS Museum @IAISMuseum

    The Institute For American Indian Studies is a museum focusing on American Indian culture, past and present in Connecticut and across North America.
 ·38 Curtis Road Washington, CT 06793 

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