Trudi Butler

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Trudi Butler

Trudi Butler

Analytical Assistant

B.A. Classical Archaeology, University of Missouri-Columbia

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 (309) 833-3097
 Curriculum Vitae (PDF)


General Interest/Area of Focus

Trudi Butler is responsible for the basic inventory and analysis of all materials brought into the Macomb Field Station lab. This includes lithic, ceramic, floral/faunal, and historic material. She also takes an interest in teaching others the analytical process, i.e. material analysis, record keeping, spreadsheet construction/data entry, and ceramic reconstruction. Her main research interests revolve around ceramic analysis and reconstruction, and the techniques and methods in which the pottery was created and decorated.

Previous Positions

Education Assistant, Quincy Museum
Archaeology Lab Tech, Missouri Department of Transportation

Selected Bibliography

Cover illustration for “The Missouri Archaeologist,” vol. 56, December 1995