Talk: Stone Age Economics at Petaluma Historical Library and Museum

August 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

| Free, donations appreciated
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Breck Parkman, Senior State Archaeologist and Tribal Liaison, California State Parks, Bay Area & Sonoma-Mendocino Coast Districts, will discuss “Stone Age Economics.” A look at four basic “Business” concepts found among local California tribes during Pre-Contact times: Wealth (obsidian trade), Productivity (basketry), Growth (acorn technology) and Globalization (shell bead money).

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