The Niagara Frontier has been blessed in the fact that the region’s archaeological record has long been held in capable hands. Frederick M. Houghton along with A.L. Benedict were the initial stalwarts who identified and excavated at numerous sites throughout the region, the former detailing his efforts and analyses extensively in archaeological journals.
Newly ordained, Father William
Sullivan set out as a missionary
to aid a hurricane-ravaged village
in South America. However, he
never arrived. Storms and sea life
conspired to maroon the priest
on a remote island void of human