Fort Massachusetts dig subject of November 7 lecture


For the past two summers students from around the country have come to Adams State University to participate in archaeological excavations at Fort Massachusetts, the first U.S. fort in Colorado. Dr. Richard Goddard, professor of archaeology, will present, with pictures, some of the findings of this project and discuss the importance of this fort for the history of Colorado and the United States.

The free Faculty Lecture, “Archaeological Research at Fort Massachusetts,” begins at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, in Porter Hall room 130.

All talks are free and the public is invited. Complimentary light refreshments will be offered. For further information on the series of lectures, contact Dr. Kristi Duran, assistant professor of biology, at 719-587-7767, or by email: