We are excited to be in the field this summer with the joint MSU Field School / Project Archaeology Teachers Workshop at Virginia City, Montana! Follow us on our blog link above! If you’re in the area, stop by and see a new chapter in Montana history come to light!

Archaeologist Scott Carpenter of InteResources Planning goes over the site plan with the students.

Archaeologist Scott Carpenter of InteResources Planning goes over the site plan with the students.

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  1. Ken says:

    Correct me if I am wrong, but isn’t Bannack the first Territorial capital?

    • Yes, Ken, Bannack was technically the first Territorial Capital of Montnana, but only held it for a few months until it was given to Virginia City in 1865. Thanks for pointing that out.

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