Underwater Archaeological Society of Chicago (UASC)

Date(s) - 10/25/17
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Chicago Maritime Museum

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Underwater Archaeological Society of Chicago (UASC)

October 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Underwater Archaeological Society of Chicago (UASC) is a volunteer, non-profit organization dedicated to the study and preservation of Illinois’ shipwrecks and other underwater cultural resources.

The UASC conducts shipwreck site surveys which employ field drawings, underwater photography and video. Field survey work is augmented by academic historical research. The Society attempts to preserve sites by sting the effects of natural and biological forces as well as the impact of human activity on shipwrecks. It advocates responsible use of submerged cultural resources.

You are welcome to attend on of their monthly meetings held at the Chicago Maritime Museum. The Museum can be found in the Bridgeport Art Center Building. Enter at the door under the awning that says North Entrance off the north parking lot and go downstairs. Meetings are on the last Wednesday of the month at 7:00pm.


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