Daily Excavation Blogs for the Healing Site

Daily blogs were a feature of this public archaeological excavation. Check out what the crew uncovered each day.


Date Posted Title
Tuesday, July 6, 2004 A Variety of Pottery Vessels were used at the Healing Site
Wednesday, July 7, 2004 Stone Tools were Made at the Healing Site
Thursday, July 8, 2004 Daily Activities at a Campsite along the Red River
Friday, July 9, 2004 Young Children Participate in Hands-on Activities
Saturday, July 10, 2004 Catch of the Day is Fish
Tuesday, July 13, 2004 Unusual Lithic
Wednesday, July 14, 2004 From Fish to Bison
Thursday, July 15, 2004 Morning Storm Delay
Friday, July 16, 2004 Artifact Dates Hearth
Saturday, July 17, 2004 Daily Life Activities
Tuesday, July 20, 2004 Gunflint Silica Used at the Healing Site
Wednesday, July 21, 2004 More Daily Activities
Thursday, July 22, 2004 Rain or Shine Paperwork is Till Done
Friday, July 23, 2004 Stone Axe Revealed
Saturday, July 24, 2004 Screening Artifacts and Experimenting with an Atlatl
Tuesday, July 27, 2004 Knife River Flint Tool
Wednesday, July 28, 2004 Healing Site Attracts Visitors
Thursday, July 29, 2004 Site Area Continues to Grow
Friday, July 30, 2004 Eating Healthy
Saturday, July 31, 2004 Thank You to All of the Participants!