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An Envelope Full of Questions That Count in Underwater Archaeology

  • Parker B. PotterJr.
Part of the The Springer Series in Underwater Archaeology book series (SSUA)

Abstract

The obvious and necessary starting point for this paper is an explanation of how I am qualified to write it. To begin, I am not an underwater archaeologist. Instead, I am the principal historical archaeologist for the New Hampshire State Historic Preservation Office, also known as the New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources (DHR). As the DHR’s historical archaeologist I have been assigned several tasks related to underwater archaeology, and the experience I have gained from these activities is the basis for much of what I have to say in this paper.

Keywords

Historic Context Critical Theory Historical Archaeology Historic Preservation Historic Place 
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