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Hello reader,
Welcome to the first issue of Strata to kickoff the 2020-2021 season.

As more things move online, so does OAS!

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Volume 10 Number 2
Summer/Fall 2020
A midshipman’s pants from the 1800s

WH: The Mystery of L’Anse-au-Loup Labrador

During the height of the Covid19 pandemic, while isolating in Oshawa, Ontario, Catherine Matthias goes through a duffle bag full of old slides from working with Memorial University.

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Pandemic Pastimes

William Fox ponders how pandemic lockdown has changed his daily life, or hasn't.

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cut stone in hand
flintstone characters painted on rocks, artist unknown

From Flintstones to Zoom Chats

Dirk Verhulst's journey from Flintstones to Zoom Chats

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How I Spent My COVID Vacation...

Rita Granda 'Went' to Star Carr

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Star Carr shown on hand drawn map of UK

President's Message

from Sheryl Smith

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Zoom Events

This year we are celebrating women working in archaeology with a series of events presented through Zoom.

Please visit

for details of upcoming events and how to join. If you've missed anything, we'll endeavour to make recordings available on the same page.

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