TOP TEN REASONS WHY ARCHAEOLOGY ROCKS AT THE OHIO HISTORICAL SOCIETY!


TOP TEN REASONS WHY ARCHAEOLOGY ROCKS AT THE OHIO HISTORICAL SOCIETY!

The OHS Archaeology Staff recently received a terrific tribute from David Letterman and we just had to share it.

“Dr. Lepper is the man I turn to for all my Archaeological needs. From Dinosaur eggs to prehistoric hats, Dr. Lepper and the Archaeology team at the Ohio Historical Society are awesome. David Letterman”

In honor of David’s gracious testimonial, we decided to put together our own Top Ten List! So here are the Top Ten Reasons Why Archaeology Rocks at the Ohio Historical Society, beginning with Number 10:

10. Because at least were not the Michigan Historical Society’s Archaeology Department. Sorry for the gratuitous Michigan bashing, but here in Columbus it’s almost obligatory. We actually love the Historical Society of Michigan. They do great work and its not their fault they don’t have gigantic ancient earthworks aligned to the sun and moon or the worlds largest serpent effigy. Here is a link to their website so you can what kinds of things they’re up to: http://www.hsmichigan.org/ As for Dave’s reference to Dinosaur eggs — we’d actually refer those questions to Bob Glotzhober, our Curator of Natural History, since archaeology is limited to a study of the ancient human past.  We’d be all over the hats, though!

Here’s the link for Number 9:

http://ohio-archaeology.blogspot.com/2012/02/top-ten-reasons-why-archaeology-rocks_09.html

Posted February 8, 2012
Topics: Archaeology

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