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Coffinberry Chapter





President: Ken Price
Vice President: George Davis
Secretary: Brian Geib
Treasurer: Don Spohn



7:00 PM on the third Friday of every month from September - May
Location:   Grand Valley State University

                   249 Lake Michigan Hall, Anthropology Lab (Room #253)

                   Allendale, MI 49404


Visitors are welcome.


See link below for a map of campus (Lake Michigan hall is number 35 on the map, location F6) http://www.gvsu.edu/homepage/files/pdf/maps/allendale.pdf



Meeting Topics:


March 18, 2015: Brian Geib will present “The History of Iron Hand Tools”.  He and others will have dozens of early hand tools on exhibit, together with Brian’s slide show on early iron tools.  Come learn about early iron hand tools, fur trade era, agriculture, hunting, war, industrial, and others.  Bring your iron tools and Native American artifacts to show or be identified.





Muskegon Lakeshore Museum has a display titled Armchair Archaeology, that has local professional and avocational archaeologists highlighted and some of the artifacts they found locally.  See news release at http://www.mlive.com/entertainment/muskegon/index.ssf/2014/11/armchair_archaeology_exhibit_t.html

Coffinberry chapter Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/wlcmas/ 

Contact Info:  Ken Price  muskegonriverresearch@yahoo.com, www.muskegonmuseum.org or 231-578-8293