Saving the Past for the Future: Archaeology and Preservation in Missouri

In conjunction with Missouri Archaeology Month in September, the Fall Symposium is held in various locations around Missouri and consists of scientific presentations related to the Archaeology Month theme. Events also usually include a picnic lunch and field trip.

The 2019 Fall Symposium was Saturday, September 7 in Revere, at Missouri at Battle of Athens State Historic Site, the location of the most northernmost Civil War battle west of the Mississippi River.
The theme for Archaeology Month 2019 was Vessels of the Past.

Presentations were followed by a picnic lunch at the same shelter house.

Following lunch, attendees participated in tours of the Battle of Athens and Iliniwek State Historic Sites.