Jun 30, 2008
Dr. Shannon Dunn has joined our Savannah office as a project manager. Dr. Dunn is a specialist in historic archaeology of the eastern United States.
Jun 02, 2008
The Charleston Post and Courier published an article on the excavations at the 19th century slave settlement, Dean Hall, located in Berkeley County, South Carolina. This remarkably well-preserved community produced more than 50,000 documenting the daily life of slaves at Dean Hall Plantation. Some of the artifacts and stories of the site's history will
soon be displayed at nearby Cypress Gardens.
Click here to read the article in the Post and Courier
May 31, 2008
Alicia Brandt joined the Atlanta office as an editor. Ms. Brandt has previous editing and proof reading experience in publishing and a bachelor's degree in Anthropology.
May 30, 2008
Brockington and Associates' flagship summer internship has begun. This season we have interns participating in our Applied Cultural Resources and Applied Historic Preservation internships. We are delighted to host Jacqueline Marenick, Sarah Sheehan, and Stephanie Tellis in Atlanta; Mary Antley and Thomas Meacher in Charleston; Kad Henderson and Tamara Luthy in Pensacola; and Kayce Humkey in Elizabethtown, Kentucky. The interns will be with us for 10 weeks participating and receiving instruction in a variety of projects involving field work, artifact analysis, research, report preparation, and historic preservation. Applications for our fall internship program are currently being accepted. Click here to apply for our fall internship program.
May 12, 2008
Tom Whitley's article, "Residential and Communal Landscapes at the Ford Plantation Development, Richmond Hill, Georgia," was published in Early Georgia. This article presents an in-depth GIS analysis of landscapes and patterns of social decision-making on three Antebellum rice plantations in Bryan County, Georgia.
Apr 30, 2008
Caitlin Uhl has joined our Charleston office as field technician.
Apr 08, 2008
Ed Salo, Senior Historian at Brockington and Associates, gave a presentation on the Harriet Tubman Combahee River Raid and the Combahee Ferry at the Greater Columbia Civil War Alliance's Columbia's Longest Days event on February 16, 2008. He also presented another paper dealing with the preservation of the Combahee Ferry Site at the 20th Annual UNCC Graduate History Forum, Charlotte, NC.
Apr 07, 2008
The History Workshop will attend the American Association of Museums annual meeting April 27 to May 1, in Denver, Colorado. We will have a booth in the exhibition hall; please stop by!
Apr 07, 2008
Tom Whitley presented a paper titled, "Uncertainty on the Local Scale: Defining Households and Task Areas from Complex Spatial Contexts," at the annual meetings of the Computer Applications in Archaeology Conference, held April 2-6 in Budapest, Hungary. The paper describes efforts, involving generating spatial algorithms and specific GIS analyses, to identify specific households and interpret task areas across a Mississippian/Contact Period village in North Augusta, South Carolina.
Mar 31, 2008
Sudha Shah has rejoined our Atlanta office as a Senior Project Manger. Ms. Shah is currently pursuing a Ph.D at University of Michigan in prehistoric Southeastern archaeology.