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Towering enigma: an examination of late Pueblo II and Pueblo III towers in the northern San Juan region
One of the most impressive structural elements of ancestral Puebloan cultureis the masonry tower, a structure most commonly found during the Pueblo III (A.D.1150-1300) period of northern San Juan region occupation. This ...
Modern Environmental Datasets and the Reanalysis of Cedar Mesa (Utah) Settlement Patterns
Modern geographic information systems and web-accessible environmental datasets have created an opportunity to supplement earlier settlement models and provide additional insight into Ancestral Pueblo occupation of the ...
Geography, society, and cosmology in the Puebloan Northwest: monumental features on Cedar Mesa, Utah.
In order to comply with Bureau of Land Management policy regarding non-disclosure of specific site locations, several slides have been removed from the PowerPoint presentation accompanying the paper "Geography, Society, ...
Cultural transformations in southwestern prehistory: new insights from old collections
Summary: Several major transformations shaped U.S. Pueblo Indian culture history between 1500 BC and AD 1300. These included 1) shift to dependence on maize; 2) emergence of the "full Formative" cultural complex; 3) collapse ...
Turkey Pen Excavation
The Cedar Mesa Project was an archaeological project on Cedar Mesa in SE Utah, sponsored by the National Science Foundation and co-directed by William (Bill) Lipe and R.G. Matson. This report provides background information ...