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Basketmaker II stone-boiling technology at Cedar Mesa, Utah: an experimental study
The presence of limestone has been noted by archaeologists among midden scatters associated with Grand Gulch phase (A.D. 200 to 400) Basketmaker II habitation sites (Matson et al. 1988), and it has been suspected that the ...
Origins of southwestern domestic turkey
Archaeological Systematics and Basketmaker Cultural Ecology: Some Cedar Mesa Project Experiments
This report describes some methods employed and a few results obtained in an ongoing study of Basketmaker ecological adaptation and cultural evolution. Observation and collection of cultural and environmental data was done ...
Similarities in Spatial Characteristics of Several Basketmaker II Sites on Cedar Mesa, Utah
Basketmaker II open sites on Cedar Mesa, Utah are differentiated through patterning in the spatial distributions of artifacts and features. The sites are known from surficial evidence only. Source data includes maps and ...