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Lecture - Freshwater Mussels of the Upper Mississippi River6:30 pm at St. Mary's University, Winona, MNThursday, September 11, 2014Lecture
Historic uses of freshwater mussels of the Upper Mississippi – Archaeological recovery of mussels, biogeographic implications, historic pearl rushes, the shell button industry, and cultured pearls will be discussed.
Speaker: Dr. James Theler, MVAC Senior Research Associate; Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Sociology/Archaeology