“Alexander Spotswood’s Germanna: A Gateway to Colonial Virginia’s West”
Presented by: Dr. Eric Larson
Meet the speaker:
Dr. Larsen brings more than 30 years of archaeological experience to his position with the Germanna Foundation. He has worked with the National Park Service at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, and for the University of Maryland on sites in Annapolis, Maryland. He directed fieldwork at the Freedmen’s and Contraband Cemetery for the City of Alexandria, Virginia. He has taught Introductory Archaeology classes and trained numerous students through a variety of Field Schools around the Mid-Atlantic States. Dr. Larsen has been with the Germanna Foundation for eight years, during which time the Germanna Archaeology Project was born.
The 2023 Lecture Series is sponsored by Virginia Humanities and the American Frontier Culture Foundation. Lee Enterprises is the exclusive media sponsor.