University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

The Daily Dig - Louis Shotridge: Penn’s First Native American Curator

Friday 17 May 2019
1:00PM - 1:15PM
Native American Voices Gallery - Penn Museum

Objects in Collection

One artifact. 15 minutes. Endless insight.

Title Louis Shotridge: Penn’s First Native American Curator
Guide Dr. Lucy Fowler-Williams, Associate Curator and Sabloff Keeper of Collections
Gallery Native American Voices Gallery
Object Ghost of Courageous Adventurer Dagger

The Penn Museum is home to remarkable objects and their powerful stories. Every day at 1:00 pm, dig into a 15-minute exploration of an extraordinary artifact. Gain deeper insights into its history, cultural context, caretaking, and more while you hear the unique perspectives of archaeologists, anthropologists, scientists, conservators, archivists, and other Museum specialists. After the talk, you are welcome to explore your questions with the presenter.

Free with Museum admission.

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