Ring In the Holidays With Old-Fashioned Good Cheer Dec. 1

YOU’RE INVITED! Ring in the holidays with old-fashioned “Good Cheer! during the 15th Annual Nickerson Family Association Hearthside Open House Party! Enjoy sumptuous hors d’oeuvres, Christmas cookies, cranberry punch and hot cider… many prepared from 19th century recipes and served fireside in our beautifully-decorated Nickerson Homestead!  Give the gift of warmth and bring a pair of …

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Archaeologist says NFA’s 17th C dig will be studied “for years to come”

“We’re going to be studying this site for years to come,” says archaeologist Craig Chartier, speaking of the excavation of William and Anne (Busby) Nickerson’s c. 1664 homestead, a project sponsored by the Nickerson Family Association, Inc., (NFA). Chartier, director of the Plymouth Archaeological Rediscovery Project, has been directing the dig since July 30. The project has two …

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NICKERSON 17th C HOMESTEAD SITE ONE OF “BEST PRESERVED, MOST INFORMATIVE” 17th SITES IN NEW ENGLAND, SAYS ARCHAEOLOGIST

As the excavation of the c. 1664 homestead of William and Anne (Busby) Nickerson enters its third month, archaeologist Craig Chartier of the Plymouth Archaeological Rediscovery Project is calling the site “one of the best preserved, most informative 17thcentury sites in New England, especially on Cape Cod.” One of the reasons the site is so …

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2018 Nickerson Family Association Reunion

2018 Nickerson Family Association Reunion 121st “Togethering” Weekend September 7-10, 2018    You will have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness the excavation of William and Anne Nickerson’s c. 1664 homestead…  This year the reunion will be held during the mid-way point of the final eight-week excavation of William and Anne (Busby) Nickerson’s 1664 homestead. No …

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