2010 Field School Photos
The whole gang poses in front of Bridalveil Fall in Yosemite National Park. Front row, from left to right: Christine Tran, Becky Dinkel, Carly Whelan, Kandi Voss, Angela Arpaia, Heather Bledsoe, Jessica Christianson, and Darren Andolina. Second row, from left to right: Anna Marie Fritschi, Robbie Sundquist, Erik Allen, and Forest Kerstetter. Third row, from left to right: Dan Yeffa, John Lambert, and Jillian Hahnlen. Back row, from left to right: Marc Etchepare, Celsiana Warwick, and Mitchell Lampe.
Brian Barbier (left) gives a flintknapping lesson to Anna Marie Fritschi (center) and Mitchell Lampe (right). Photo by Darren Andolina.
Dan Yeffa loves to survey!
Celsiana Warwick (left) and Heather Bledsoe (right) have a good time profiling their excavation unit at the Billy-Bob site, while Jillian Hahnlen screens in the background. Photo by Darren Andolina.
Mitchell Lampe (left) and Teaching Assistant Darren Andolina (right) search for archaeological sites along the Merced River.
Kandi Voss (left), Jessica Christianson (center), and Setareh Mahdavipourfard (right) pose after a long day of survey. Photo by John Lambert.
Angela Arpaia heads for the river after a long, hot day.
Mitchell Lampe (left) and Robbie Sundquist (right) backfill their completed excavation unit at CA-MRP-1992. Photo by Darren Andolina.
Marc Etchepare (bottom center) excavates while Carly Whelan (top left) takes notes and Becky Dinkel (top center) and Christine Tran (top right) screen. Photo by John Lambert.
The Billy-Bob crew poses after concluding excavation at the site. From left to right are: Marc Etchepare, Heather Bledsoe, Darren Andolina, Kandi Voss, Celsiana Warwick, and Dan Yeffa.
Jillian Hahnlen prepares to tackle the tough dirt at the Longhorn site with a pick. Photo by John Lambert.
Jessica Christianson uses the total data station to create a map of CA-MRP-1881. Photo by Robbie Sundquist.
Screeners pick out pieces of bone, wood charcoal, and flakes of stone from the excavated dirt at CA-MRP-1881. Counter-clockwise from the bottom left are: Becky Dinkel, Robbie Sundquist, Erik Allen, Jessica Christianson (behind Erik), and Celsiana Warwick. Photo by Carly Whelan.
Excavation pauses as Heather Bledsoe (bottom center) measures the dimensions of her excavation unit at CA-MRP-1881. Watching from the edge of the unit are Setareh Mahdavipourfard (left), Dan Yeffa (top center), and Marc Etchepare (right). Photo by Robbie Sundquist.
Christine Tran sweeps up loose dirt in her excavation unit at CA-MRP-1881. Photo by Carly Whelan
Forest Kerstetter (back), Kandi Voss (lower left), and Erik Allen (lower right) proudly pose behind their completed excavation unit at CA-MRP-1881. Photo by Carly Whelan.
Forest Kerstetter uses a handpick to straighten the wall of his excavation unit at CA-MRP-1881. Photo by Carly Whelan.
Excavation is in full swing at CA-MRP-1881. Photo by Carly Whelan.
Looking down from the top of a pile of obsidian and rhyolite boulders in the Inyo National Forest. Photo by Robbie Sundquist.
Teaching Assistant John Lambert uses a railroad pick to break apart the tough dirt at CA-MRP-1881. Photo by Carly Whelan.