The 2017 combined McHenry County College, William Rainey Harper College, and Elgin Community College summer archaeological field school will be held at Macktown Living History Education Center in the Macktown Forest Preserve located at : 2221 Freeport Road, Rockton llinois 61072.
Please send all email inquiries to: Jay Martinez (Principal Investigator)
Students will learn:
Proper Survey Techniques
Proper Excavation Techniques
Basic Artifact Identification and Analysis
Midwest Cultural History
PLANS FOR 2017 SEASON
The 2017 excavation will be taking place at "Boat Stone Grove". An area never fully explored at Macktown. Students will have the opportunity to excavate and analyze prehistoric artifacts that are thousands of years old.
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