Opinion-Editorial

Locating history: Geocaching at the Old Schoolhouse

Spaulding

Historic Preservationists and Geocachers hunt for treasure. They both hunt for cultural treasure and often they cross paths in their methods. Historic Preservation is a profession and Geocaching is a hobby.

When the contractor excavated for the new foundation of the Old Schoolhouse, cultural treasure was found. As serious Historic Preservationists, we saved everything that was found, even if we didn’t know what it was in hopes that someone in the future might find those artifacts of interest. The objects tell stories of our cultural history.

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