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Mississippi Valley Archaeology Center


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Updated June 2, 2020

  • Schedule of Events will be updated throughout the year.
  • Information about regional archaeology events sponsored by other organizations can be found by visiting MVAC’s Facebook page.

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  • Annual Awards and Lecture – Great Lakes Shipwrecks of Wisconsin

    Thursday, November 02, 2017
    Social 6:30 pm, Awards 7 pm, Lecture 7:30 pm at UWL Student Union, room 3310

    Tamara ThomsenTamara Thomsen

    Dive into the history hidden beneath the waves with Wisconsin Historical Society's maritime archaeologist, Tamara Thomsen. Explore Wisconsin's Great Lakes shipwrecks through underwater video, historic photographs and archaeological discoveries! Learn how the Wisconsin Historical Society documents these time capsules of our maritime past. Call MVAC at 608-785-6473 or e-mail for more information.