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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 ...
Woodrats Rule! Climbing and Coring in Southeast Utah Cliff Dwellings
William (Bill) Lipe and RG Matson made this presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology in San Francisco, April, 2015, in honor of archaeologist Tom Windes. Windes contributed to the archaeology ...
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 ...
Tale of a Test Pit: The research history of a midden column from the Turkey Pen site, Utah
Presented at the Society for American Archaeology Annual Meeting. In 1972 R.G. Matson and a small crew excavated a dry, stratified midden at a Pueblo Cliff Dwelling site in Grand Gulch, as part of the Cedar Mesa Project. ...
Turkey Pen Excavation
The Cedar Mesa Project was an archaeological project on Cedar Mesa in SE Utah, funded by the National Science Foundation and co-directed by William (Bill) Lipe and R.G. Matson. This report provides background information ...
Setting the Stage: The Landscape Archaeology of the Cedar Mesa Basketmaker II
This paper was presented at the 84th annual meeting of the Society for American Archaeology in Albuquerque, New Mexico.