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Yamassee Indian Settlement Survey Continues, MRD Offices Closed June 8-12

MRD continues Yamassee Indian field project with Chester DePratter

MRD offices in Columbia and Charleston will be closed this week (June 8-12) while we are away on a field project in Beaufort County.  We're excited to continue our search for evidence of Yemassee Indian settlements with fellow SCIAA archaeologist Chester DePratter. MRD volunteer divers Catherine Sawyer and Jimmy Armstrong will be assisitng us this year.   Stay tuned to our Facebook page for live updates from the field.