Nicholas Luccketti and Luke Pecoraro uncover a copper necklace at Fort Raleigh.

“Roanoke Colonies Archaeology and History Week” Awarded Meekins Grant

The First Colony Foundation, the National Park Service, and The Friends of Outer Banks History Center announced that “Roanoke Colonies Archaeology and History Week” October 10-16, 2011, presented through support of a generous $30,000 grant from the Percy W. and Elizabeth G. Meekins Charitable Trust, will include a weeklong series of events with exhibits, theatre, symposium, and archaeological research.

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