What is Kentucky Unearthed?
Kentucky Unearthed is an idea and destination where like-minded Archaeologists, Historians, Hobbyists and History Buffs can bring individual strengths and passions together to capture, interpret and preserve the stories beneath our feet.
What Will You See on Kentucky Unearthed’s Social Media Pages?
- Artifacts from Kentucky’s past including explanations and research.
- Live videos of discoveries as they happen.
- Visits to never before seen areas in Kentucky’s historic timeline.
- Events around the state related to history and Archaeology in one place.
- Videos from adventures exploring Kentucky’s past from people all over the state.
- Commentary about methodology to preserve the provenance and context of artifacts found.
Who are the Followers of Kentucky Unearthed?
- Metal Detecting and Arrowhead Hunting Fans
- Archaeologists (Prehistoric and Historic)
- Authors and Historians
- Anthropologists and Sociologists
- Students, Teachers and Professors
- Genealogists and Family History Enthusiasts
- Hobbyists and Collectors
- State and National Historic Park Staff
What’s Next Kentucky Unearthed?
- Formalize a steering committee from the Archaeological and Avocational community
- Continue to grow, engaging followers around the state.
- Organize helpful content for amateur Archaeologists.
- Centralize the collection of data from the avocational community.
- Continue to promote events around the state.
Connect With Your Favorite Network:
In the works!
- kentuckyunearthed.com separate site – coming soon – will have nearly the same content as the social networks above but may have more curation of in-depth articles.
- Instagram – @KentuckyUnearthed – coming soon – may have some duplication with @metaldetecting.