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Leavy Neck skeleton

Leavy Neck skeleton.
Image courtesy of Chip Clark

Press Kit


Written in Bone: Buried Lives
of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland
by Sally Walker is a companion volume to Written in Bone: Forensic Files of the 17-Century Chesapeake.  Join Walker as she works alongside the scientists investigating colonial-era graves near Jamestown, Virginia, as well as other sites in Maryland.
cover of the exhibit's companion volume
cover of Written in Bone catalog


Written in Bone:
Bone Biographer's Casebook

features over 150 archival photographs
never before released from the forensic files of the Division of Physical Anthropology,
National Museum of Natural History,
Smithsonian Institution in Washington DC.

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