”Archeologists Explore DeSoto’s History in Alabama” – TPR’s In Focus – June 13, 2023

Archaeologist Teresa Paglione gives an on-location report from Marengo County, Alabama, where a team of archaeologists is conducting a preliminary survey to determine Spanish explorer Hernando DeSoto’s route in the 1500s.  In a “History in Your Hands” segment, she talks with In Focus host Carolyn Hutcheson about the artifacts the team is finding in its quest to
locate the site of the Battle of Mabila, one of the great mysteries in North American history.