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Archaeologist gives rock talk

Staff Reports

Archaeologist Dr. Angus R. Quinlan discusses petroglyphs of Nevada in a free lecture, 7 p.m. Oct. 27, at the Copeland Cultural Center’s ArtBar, 1572 Highway 395, Minden.

Reserve free tickets from Dianne Jennings, (775) 721-5871, or Kim Hopkinson (775) 323-6723, or at

Minden resident Quinlan is executive director of the Nevada Rock Art Foundation and is an expert in Nevada rock art. He received his doctoral degree from the University of Southampton, England.

Quinlan’s presentation includes discussion of theories on the importance of place and the social context of Nevada rock art.

This lecture is supported in part by the Carson Valley Arts Council and Tahoe Ridge Winery, Marketplace and Bistro.

Information about the Nevada Rock Art Foundation at