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Archaeology of Pull Tabs

The queer ones

The queer ones are always the most interesting

Last month @can.tabs.collector from Instagram sent me a picture which I almost doubted was real…until now. Joost Huijsing sent me a similar statab! But the weird thing is, how can it be that we never found this one before? With billions and billions of tabs produced every year, of every current type, the chances of …

Pull Tab shipment from Finnie from Harrisburg Pennsylvania State University

This week we counted all pull tab from the 12,5 m (41 feet) pull tab beer chain sent by Finnie Wagaman!Finnie drank this entire chain together, with her college buddies Tom and Pat at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology in the year 1985-1986! Consider sending your pull tabs, too!Or buy me a coffee at …

Pull Tab from South Australia from Justin

Pull Tab from South Australia from Justin | 30 sec update

Archeohotspots presentation (for our Dutch fans)

Dag allen, Sorry, this message is in Dutch as it is an announcement for a Dutch event. Not very inclusive, indeed, for which I apologise. Morgen (woensdag 26 mei) geef ik een presentatie op de expertmeeting voor de ArcheoHotspots over erfgoed en participatie in mijn Pull Tap Archaeology project. De Zoom sessie is gratis bij …

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Amazing shipment from Finnie

It was the school-year of 1985 to 1986 when college-buddies Tom, Pat and Finnie were making long hard days of engineering stuff at Pennsylvania State University, Harrisburg. As students tend to do, they drank their occasional beers together to stay on top of life. Where and how the idea emerged to create one long chain …

Look what I found behind my central heating!

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Northwest Anthropology Conference – April 8

Tomorrow Pull Tab Archaeology will present at the Northwest Anthropology Conference! Very exciting, but also working my pants of to get my presentation finished, so I’ll see you there…laterrrrrrrrr 😉 https://www.nwaconference.com/nwac

Rusty Bunch

I am very happen to report our project was contacted by Kurt Matson of the Rusty Bunch can collectors (USA). The group is an absolute authority in beer and beverage cans. Kurt sent me a fascinating picture of his office wall, with many obscure and rare pull tabs and can-ends, and he prepared a special …

New Scientist – Februari 2021

Article by Laura Bergshoef for the New Scientist.