E-mail this story
Learn About the Archaeology of the Pequot War at the Henry Whitfield State Museum
Learn new information about the Pequot War (1636-1637), recently unearthed during an archaeological survey of the Battle of Mistick Fort, where 77 Connecticut colonists and 250 Native allies attacked the Pequot-held fort in present-day Mystic. Dr. Kevin A. McBride, Directof of Research and the Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center, and Assistant Professor or Anthropology at Uconn, leads this Connecticut Archaeology Awareness Month event.
By Alison Geisler
October 8, 2012