Archaeology at Jamestown Fort Preview

In 1994 archaeologist and historian Bill Kelso discovered the original 1607 English settlement at Jamestown, Virginia. Since the find,… read more

In 1994 archaeologist and historian Bill Kelso discovered the original 1607 English settlement at Jamestown, Virginia. Since the find, the Jamestown Rediscovery archeological project has unearthed some 1.5 million artifacts, including many skeletons of the settlers. Mr. Kelso, who is director of research and interpretation for the private, non-profit project, gave an “in the trenches” tour of the digging sites as he talked about the history of James Fort and the archeological project. close

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Archaeology at Jamestown Fort Preview

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Program ID:
303357-2
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Jamestown, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 7, 2012
Last Aired:
Jan 9, 2012

Airing Details

  • Jan 07, 2012 | 12:57pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 08, 2012 | 5:56am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 09, 2012 | 1:58am EST | C-SPAN 3