Pennsylvania Historic Preservation

Blog of the Pennsylvania State Historic Preservation Office

November 25, 2020
by Shelby Weaver Splain
0 comments

Resource Round-up: PHMC’s Resources for Native American History in Pennsylvania

Since 1990, November has been recognized across the United States as Native American Heritage Month. In Pennsylvania, the story of the Native American peoples who lived in what is now the commonwealth is largely told through archaeology and the sites … Continue reading

People along road

October 3, 2018
by Hannah Harvey
0 comments

Archaeology Matters: A Pennsylvania Perspective

October is Archaeology Month, and what better way to kick it off than with five good reasons why archaeology matters. Like most artistic, cultural, and educational institutions, we are challenged to demonstrate the public value of what we do. Very … Continue reading