Broaddus Flats
Assassquin Plantation

Dover Steam Mill

18th Century Cellar

19th Century Kitchen Cellar

Summer Hill
Mehixton Plantation

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Recommended Reading

Adams, Jean S., Virginia Indians: An Educational Coloring Book.

Ayto, Eric G., Clay Tobacco Pipes. Shire Album Series #37.

Bahn, Paul G., ed., 100 Great Archaeological Discoveries.

Bahn, Paul G., Archaeology: The Definitive Guide.

Bahn, Paul G., ed., Lost Cities.

Bahn, Paul G., Written in Bones: How Human Remains Unlock the Secrets of the Dead.

Benedict, Jeff, No Bone Unturned.

Bickerton, L.M., English Drinking Glasses: 1675-1825. Shire Album Series #116.

Black, John, British Tin-Glazed Earthenware (A Shire Publication).

Brennan, Louis, Beginning Guide to Archaeology.

Carson, Jane, Colonial Virginians at Play.

Coe, Joffre L., The Formative Cultures of the Carolina Piedmont. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, 1964.

Cooper and Pikulski, senior ed., Teacher’s Book: A Resource for Planning and Teaching  Level 6 Quest Theme 3: Unwrapping Ancient Mysteries.

Copeland, Robert, Blue and White Transfer-Printed Pottery (A Shire Publication).

Cotter, John, Archeological Excavations at Jamestown, Virginia. Special publication No. 32 of the Archeological Society ofVirginia.

Davis, David Brian, Slavery in Colonial Chesapeake.

DeCunzo, Lu Ann and Herman, Bernard L., Historical Archaeology and the Study of
American Culture
(A Winterthur Book).

Deetz, James, In Small Things Forgotten.

Deetz, James, Flowerdew Hundred: The Archaeology of a Virginia Plantation 1619-1864.

Dodsworth, Roger, Glass and Glassmaking. Shire Album Series #83.

Earle, Swepson, Maryland’s Colonial Eastern Shore.

Forman, Henry Chandlee, Tidewater Maryland Architecture and Gardens.

Gleach, Frederic W., Powhatan’s World and Colonial Virginia: A Conflict of Cultures.

Godden, Geoffrey A., British Pottery: An Illustrated Guide.

Gourley, Catherine, Welcome to Felicity’s World 1774:Growing Up in Colonial America. From the American Girls Collection.

Harriot, Thomas, A Briefe and True Report of the New Found Land of VIRGINIA.

Haywood, John, Historical Atlas of the Ancient World: 4,000,000—500 BC.

Heath, Barbara J., Hidden Lives: The Archaeology of Slave Life at Thomas Jefferson’s
Poplar Forest

Hill, Martha, When Virginia Was The Wild West: 1607-1699.

Hines, Emilee,  It Happened in Virginia.

Hunter, Robert (Ed.), Ceramics in America.

Joukowsky, Martha, A Complete Manual of Field Archaeology.

Kalman, Bobbie,  Historic Communities series (especially Life in a Longhouse Village).

Kelso, William, M., Jamestown Rediscovery series. APVA publications.

Kelso, William, M., Kingsmill Plantations:1619-1800: Archaeology of Life in Colonial Virginia.

Lanciono, Claude O., Jr., Rosewell: Garland of Virginia.

Lanciono, Claude O., Jr., Our Most Skilled Architect.

Lauber, Patricia, Who Came First?

McAllister, Lisa S., Collector’s Guide to Feather Edge Ware.

McIntosh, Jane, The Practical Archaeologist: How We Know What We Know About The Past.

McKearin, George and Helen, American Glass.

McMillon, Bill, The Archaeology Handbook: A Field Manual and Resource Guide.

McKee, Harley J., Introduction to Early American Masonry: Stone, Brick, Mortar and Plaster.

Middleton, Arthur Pierce, Tobacco Coast.

Miller, Judith and Martin, Pocket Antiques Fact File

Monk, Eric, Keys: Their History and Collection. Shire Publications Ltd.

Noel Hume, Audrey, Archeology and the Colonial Gardner. Colonial Williamsburg Archeological Series, booklet #7.

Noel Hume, Audrey; Abbitt, Merry W.; McNulty, Robert H.; Davies, Isabel; Chappell, Edward,
Five Artifact Studies. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation publication.

Noel Hume, Ivor; Noel Hume Audrey, The Archeology of Martin’s Hundred,  Part I and II.

Noel Hume, Ivor, booklets in the CW Archeological Series covering the following subjects: food remains, glass, pottery; digs at Wetherburn’s Tavern, James Geddy House, the Cabinetmaker’s Shop, Carter’s Grove, Martin’s Hundred, and the wells of Williamsburg.

Noel Hume, Ivor, If These Pots Could Talk.

Noel Hume, Ivor, Shipwreck!

Noel Hume, Ivor, Martin’s Hundred.

Noel Hume, Ivor, Here Lies Virginia.

Noel Hume, Ivor, All the Best Rubbish.

Noel Hume, Ivor, Historical Archeology.

Noel Hume, Ivor, The Virginia Adventure.

Noel Hume, Ivor, A Guide to Artifacts of Colonial America.

Noel Hume, Ivor, Early English Delftware from London and Virginia.

Noel Hume, Ivor, In Search of This and That: Tales of an Archeologist’s Quest.

Oswald, Adrian, "Clay Pipes for the Archaeologist. British Archaeological Reports, 1975.

Oswald, Adrian, "English Clay Tobacco Pipes." The Archaeological Newsletter (London) 3(10): 154-159.

Oswald, Adrian, "The Evolution and Chronology of English Clay Tobacco Pipes." The Archaeological Newsletter (London) 5(12): 243-250.

Oswald, Adrian,  "The Archaeology and Economic History of English Clay Tobacco Pipes." Archaeological Association Journal (London) 23(3): 40-102 (Reference of all pipe makers and their marks on pipes).

Outlaw, Alain C., Governor’s Land: Archaeology of Early Seventeenth-Century Settlements.

Porter, Charles W. III, Adventures To A New World: The Roanoke Colony 1585-87.

Reinhart, Theodore and Pogue, Dennis J., The Archaeology of Seventeenth Century Virginia.

Roundtree, Helen, C., Pocahontas’ People.

Roundtree, Helen, C., The Powhatan Indians of Virginia: Their Traditional Culture.

Samford, Patricia; Ribblett, David L., Archeology For Young Explorers. Colonial Williamsburg Foundation publication.

Saunders, Richard H. and Miles, Ellen G., American Colonial Portraits: 1700 – 1776.

Shermer, Shirley, Discovering Archaeology: An Activity Guide For Educators.

Siliotti, Alberto, Guide to theValley of the Kings.

Singleton, Theresa, I Too Am America.

Singleton, Theresa (ed.), The Archeology of Slavery and Plantation Life.

Sloane, Eric,  Diary of an Early American Boy.

Smith, Shelley J.; Moe, Jeanne M.; Letts, Kelly A.; Paterson, Danielle M.,  Intrigue of the Past: A Teacher’s Activity Guide for Fourth Through Seventh Grades.   U.S. Dept. of the Interior/BLM.

Viola, Herman J., After Columbus: The Smithsonian Chronicle of the North American Indians.

Waterman, Thomas Tileston and Barrows, John A., Domestic Colonial Architecture of
Tidewater Virginia

Wilbur, Keith C., The Woodland Indians.

Yue, Charlotte and David, The Wigwam and the Longhouse.

Magazines and Bulletins

"Discovering Archaeology," Scientific American

World Heritage Review, UNESCO

American Archaeology, The Archaeological Conservancy

Archaeology, The Archaeological Institute of America

Dig (publication for children for about 3 yrs.), Archaeology Magazine

Archaeology Odyssey, Biblical Archaeology Society

Biblical Archaeology Review (BAR)

Ranger Rick (occasional articles) National Wildlife Federation

Archeological Society of Virginia Bulletin (1946-present, index up to date) ASV

Date posted: 4.04.03