Eastern States Archaeological
Hosted by the
Archeological Society of Maryland, Inc.
Holiday Inn at Solomons, Maryland
155 Holiday Drive
Solomons, Maryland 20688
ESAF rate $119 single/$124 double
per night for rooms reserved prior to
September 30, 2014.
ASM Silent Auction in Bookroom, October 31 & November 1,
An evening reception will be held Friday night at the Calvert Marine
Museum starting at 7 p.m. The museum features outstanding exhibits and
programs relating to local marine paleontology, estuarine biology, and
maritime history. The museum will be open at no charge. To ensure an
ample supply of light refreshments and wine, etc. please indicate on the
pre-registration form whether you plan to attend.
Saturday Evening Banquet
Banquet: A buffet to include, chicken,
seafood, salad, (2) starch, (2) seasonal vegetables, and (1) dessert.
Special diets, i.e., vegetarian will be honored with an advanced notice.
Speaker: Dr. Henry Miller, Director of
Research, Historic St.Maryís City Commission.
Maryland's Lost "Metropolis": Four Decades of Archaeology at St. Mary's
Pre-Meeting Tours: Thursday, October 30,
2014, (Access is via carpooling)
|8:45 AM to 11:30 AM tour the
Jefferson Patterson Park and
Museum grounds on the Patuxent River, Maryland Archaeological
Conservation Lab (MAC Lab) and Visitor Center exhibits. There is no
admission fee to Jefpat.
Lunch 12 Noon at Solomons or at Lexington Park.
2 pm to 5 pm tour Historic
St. Mary's City, Maryland's First Capital, visit the reconstructed
Jesuit Chapel, the Maryland DOVE, a 17th century-style ship,
and the St. John's Site Museum that preserves the foundation of a house
that stood there throughout the 17th Century. St. Johnís was
built by John Lewger, the first Secretary of the colony and served as
the home of Charles Calvert, the third Lord Proprietor and Proprietary
Governor. The exhibits dramatize the events that shaped Maryland, the
nation, and colonial lifeways in the Tidewater colonies. There is a
reduced admission fee of $5.00 per person for the ESAF tour group. This
fee is payable individually at the Visitor Center at the start of the
Presenters must be members of ESAF for 2014. (For multiple
authors, identify the presenter and list the presenter as the
Presenters' registration fees and membership dues are due no later than
August 15, 2014.
individual can be the primary author on only one paper.