Artifacts Leaving Little Big Horn Battlefield

Posted by admin on Mar 30, 2011

In a press release today the the National Park Service announced that the Little Bighorn Battlefield archives and collections will be temporarily relocated to a storage facility in Arizona. The move is to to protect and preserve the historic objects and records while the NPS works to establish a more secure and permanent repository at the battlefield.

The collection, which includes more than 123,000 historical archive items and nearly 26,000 historic objects and specimens, will go to the NPS’s Western Archeological and Conservation Center (WACC), a premier preservation and storage facility in Tucson, AZ.

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