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My dad
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Show or event coming up? Been to a good one recently? Post it here. Be sure to check our Artifact Events Calendar too:
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Fossilmania 2017
Members that contribute to the betterment of the site. Congratulations to them and thanks!
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Last Post: MOTM For Nov 2017
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MOTM For Nov 2017
Contests for fun and bragging rights
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Second annual Secret Santa 2017
by Hoss
A place to praise or congratulate those who deserve it, spare a thought or give prayer for those who need it, and bless those who have passed. Friends, colleagues, and those in the Services who keep us safe.
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Happy Thanksgiving!
by chase
New Member Area
We love it when new members join us here for some fun and conversation. Please take a minute and tell us more about you! Where are you from? How long have you been collecting? etc.
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Helpful information about posting, inserting pictures and how to get the best from the forum. Feel free to ask questions.
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Adding a Video to your post.
by Hoss
For TECHNICAL help only! If something on seems not to be working, then please post here. We will try to respond within 24 hrs, but thanks for your patience!
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Not having any luck? Want to know how to find a promising site? Ask away. Share your own tips and advice on where and when to look, and what to look for.
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General Discussion
Not sure what you found (or bought)? Post some good sharp pictures here and get the opinions of other collectors!
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Corolla NC Second Find
by Von
Ask Anything relic related here! If you have an artifact question, then this is the place to post it. Our seasoned collector members are more than willing to help you find an answer!
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I need help please
by chase
Discussion about Native American points and other tools. Our regional experts will dive in with opinions on typology and age. Be patient. We need clear pictures, dimensions, and the location of the find area.
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Discussion about materials used by Native Americans for artifacts. Local experts are encouraged to educate others seeking information about their area!
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Discussion about Native American Pottery and artifacts made from clay, bone, shell, wood, leather, textile etc.
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Swiftcreek pottery
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Topics relating to Native American culture and way of life can be posted here.
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Let’s see those nice artifacts your site is producing. We also love seeing artifact finds "as they lay" in situ. Share a few pictures and the stories that go with them.
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A month's worth
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Non-North American Artifacts and questions about them can be posted here!
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News and discussion from the world of archaeology
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Confusion in the Human Tree
Lots of us collect them or find them accidentally. Discussion and questions about these items here.
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Barracuda Tooth
We like shiny and interesting rocks. We hate ordinary rocks that vaguely resemble artifacts!
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Petrified wood
Sorry…but this the section we move ‘em to if they’re nothing more than rocks. No offense intended (or taken, we hope!)
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The “hall of fame” for past threads. Information and artifacts worthy of elite status.
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Read any good books about artifacts, archaeology, culture or history? Post your recommendations here.
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Show your vids! The In-Situs, Music, YouTube etc. If you can record it, then post it.
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Uncontacted Amazon Tribes
Other Activities/Hobbies
A section for those interested in knapping art or artifact reproduction.
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Trade Blanket (7/98)
Bottles, coins, stamps and everything collectable.
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Old brick
by Tam
A place to talk about metal detecting and show off your finds!
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Ding dong. Avon calling.
Many of us love other outdoor activities. All discussions about fishing, hunting and other outdoor related stuff to be found here.
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My wildlife refuge
Beasties (164/1,573)
Just about everyone likes to talk smack about their respective teams and give predictions on outcomes. This is the place...
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Corn hole boards
Open discussion area for non-artifact related topics. Please keep it clean and fun!
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Got Suggestions?
We can’t cover everything, but if you think we may be missing a trick then post your ideas for cool categories and other suggestions here. No promises!
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Typology pages...
Want to help improve our reference section? Post your informative contributions here for consideration. Unsuitable or duplicated content may be moved without notice.
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Myans in the South East
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Information Center
Found an external link in the Information Center that doesn't work? Please report it!
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Point typology category
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Edgefield scraper
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Turtle/Frog Effigy
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Trade Beads (1/2)
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Meso-America (2/4)
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Kaolin, Clay, Trade, Pipes
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Pottery Fakes
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Natural & Accidental Breakage
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Information on demand Interviews and lectures
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