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New Insights from Old Collections: Cedar Mesa, Utah, Revisited
(Southwestern Lore, 2011)
Basketmaker II period collections mode in the 1970s during tbe Cedar Mesa Project are being re-examined with new questions and in some cases with new analytical techniques. Included are DNA analyses of human and turkey ...
The Archaeology of Bears Ears
(SAA Archaeological Record, 2017-11)
This report recounts the history of archaeology in the Bears Ears region of Utah (USA), including the Cedar Mesa Project.
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 ...
Final report for archaeological sampling survey of proposed additions to the existing Grand Gulch Primitive Area
(Department of Anthropology, Museum of Northern Arizona, 9/12/1977 )