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Antiquity Research

At Antiquity we prioritize historical and archaeological research and context development. Our clients benefit from our commitment to advancing regional archaeology and history through well-developed and succinct research designs. Each year our staff present their research at regional and/or national conferences, which helps us build our research network and influence industry standards.

Katy Leonard-Doll and Bethany K. Mathews

2024 Prairie Archaeological Sites in Thurston and Lewis Counties: Empirical Data For Cultural Resource Management, poster presented at the 77th Northwest Anthropological Conference, Portland, OR, March 2024.

Laura Johnson

2024 Establishing a Faunal Comparative Collection to Aid Cultural Resource Interpretation of Sites in Western Washington, poster presented at the 77th Northwest Anthropological Conference, Portland, OR, March 2024.

Bethany K. Mathews

2024 “To Be Held by Her in Her Own Right”: Feminism and the Donation Land Claim Act in Washington State, poster presented at the 77th Northwest Anthropological Conference, Portland, OR, March 2024.

Bethany K. Mathews and Michelle R. Lynch

2023 The Status of Northwest Historical Archaeology: An Analysis of Representation, poster presented at the 76th Northwest Anthropological Conference, Spokane, WA, April 13.

Bethany K. Mathews

2023 Women Homesteaders of Northeastern Washington: Orcharding in the Okanogan Highlands, poster presented at the 76th Northwest Anthropological Conference, Spokane, WA, April 13.

Bethany K. Mathews

2023 Washington Women’s Homesteading, 1862–1949: Developing a Historic Context of Women’s Homesteading Experiences, poster presented at the Society for American Archaeology, Portland, OR, March 30.

Bethany K. Mathews

2022 Women Homesteaders of Washington’s Channeled Scablands: Summary Statistics and Spatial Patterns for 5 Counties, poster presented at the 75th Northwest Anthropological Conference, poster presented virtually, March 10.

Bethany K. Mathews and Christopher D. Noll

2021 74th Northwest Anthropological Conference: Celebrating Diverse Perspectives in Anthropology. Journal of Northwest Anthropology, Special Publication 5, pp. 1-3.

Bethany K. Mathews

2021 Western Washington Women Homesteaders: Summary Statistics and Spatial Patterns for Nineteen Counties, poster presented virtually at the 74th Northwest Anthropological Conference, April 8. Reproduced in Journal of Northwest Anthropology, Special Publication 5, pg. 227.

Bethany K. Mathews

2020 The Process and Practicality of Ordering Washington Homestead Land Entry Files: A Case Study of Women Homesteader Records, Northwest History Conference, Tacoma, Washington, October 20.

Bethany K. Mathews

2019 Washington Women Homesteaders: Finding the Underrepresented History of Land Claimants in Early Washington State, poster presented at the 73rd Northwest Anthropological Conference in Kennewick, WA, March 21.

Bethany K. Mathews

2019 Very Truly Yours: The Eliza Hurd Letters, Olympia, WA, 1860–1862. Zine 2, The Undertold Histories Project.

Bethany K. Mathews

2019 Feminism & FreeLove in Olympia, 1862: The Sensational Marriage of Eliza Ann Woodard Hurd & Charles Henry DeWolfe. Zine 1, The Undertold Histories Project.

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