If you are looking for the Philosophy of Archaeology course page click here.
Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico
March 7-17, 2019
University of Miami
PIs: Dr. William Pestle & Dr. Carmen Laguer Diaz
Cabo Rojo location on the southwest side of Puerto Rico
Will Pestle and students on the first day of survey
Walking to survey location
19th C survey find, bottom of a ginger beer bottle
Excavation (photo by Milagros Ocampo)
Sunrise at the excavation site
Sorting excavation finds
Prehistoric artifact found at excavation
Punctured shell beads found at prehistoric excavation site, from about 5,000 years before present.
Cabo Rojo beach near the house
Dr. William Pestle & Dr. Carmen Laguer Diaz at the Faro Los Morrillos Lighthouse in Cabo Rojo