Archaeology and Material Culture
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The material world, broadly defined
Blog by Paul Mullins, Professor of Anthropology at Indiana Univesrity-Purdue University, Indianapolis. On the morning of February 5, 1894 a crowd “of seven hundred or more Boone county farmers struggled and battled fiercely in the courthouse yard” in Lebanon Indiana eager to exact justice against Frank Hall. The 22-year-old African American was being held in the Boone County jail accused of an assault on a White woman on the evening of February 3rd.