Archaeology: Siege of Fort Motte by Francis Marion
Event Name: Archaeology: Siege of Fort Motte by Francis Marion
Event Date: 6/24/2013
Time: 6:30 PM
Ages: 18 and up
Description: In May of 1781, Francis Marion captured the British outpost of Fort Motte in a 6 day siege during the American Revolution. Come hear archaeologist Dr. Steven Smith tell the story of the siege and the recent archaeological discoveries made by the South Carolina Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology at the site of the battle. Dr. Smith is Associate Director of the Institute.
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