Native Americans and Gold in Prehistoric Virginia
Saturday, November 14, 2015
11:00 AM

Before Europeans colonized North America, Virginia was populated by many various peoples. Michael Johnson, Archaeologist with the Archaeological Society of Virginia and formerly with the Fairfax County Park Authority, will give a presentation on these early peoples along with touching on the question: Since the indigenous people of the area did not value and accumulate gold as much as their South American brethren, how did this change European colonization of the area?