Cape Cod's Nature Place

The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History


Native Villages in Southeastern Massachusetts: New Evidence from the Taylor Bray Farm, Yarmouthport


Archaeologyist Craig Chartier will discuss his excavations at Taylor Bray Farm in Yarmouth.  His site examination in 2012 has revealed new evidence about the Native community that lived in the are when the first Europeans began to settle in the 1640's, as well as what a typical village may have been like.  He will also discuss new information about why it has been difficult for past archaeologist to positively identify Native Village locatons.

Free with Museum admission.