Archaeology of Smith Creek Canyon, eastern Nevada

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Nevada State Museum , Carson City, Nev
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Statementeditors, Donald R. Tuohy and Doris L. Rendall.
SeriesAnthropological papers,, no. 17, Anthropological papers (Nevada State Museum) ;, no. 17.
ContributionsTuohy, Donald R., Rendall, Doris L., Nevada State Museum.
LC ClassificationsE78.N4 A65 no. 17
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 394 p. :
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Open LibraryOL3925128M
LC Control Number81622879

Archaeology of Smith Creek Canyon, eastern Nevada. Carson City, Nev.: Nevada State Museum, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Donald R. OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 28 cm.

Series Title: Nevada State Museum.; Anthropological papers Other Titles: Archaeology of Smith Creek Canyon Creek Canyon. Archaeology of Smith Creek Canyon, Eastern Nevada (Nevada State Museum. Anthropological Papers, No 17) [Donald R.

Tuohy, Doris L. Rendall] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Eight papers related to the archaeology of Smith Creek Canyon, Nevada. The Archaeology of Smith Creek Canyon, eastern Nevada by,Nevada State Museum edition, in EnglishPages: The archaeological fauna of four sites in Smith Creek Canyon / Susanne J.

Miller Bighorn sheep and Great Basin prehistory / Lonnie C. Pippin Late Pleistocene and Holocene packrat middens from Eastern Nevada book Creek Canyon, White Pine County, Nevada / Robert S. Thompson. About kilometers [ miles] northeast of Las Vegas, researchers from the Utah-based firm Logan Simpson discovered 19 separate sites containing a variety of stone points, biface blades, and other artifacts associated with the Paleoarchaic Period, an era ranging from 7, to 12, years ago.

Though scant and widely scattered, these pieces may help clarify the hazy history of human. Even in October, the bottom of the Grand Canyon is brutally hot in the afternoon, and the view is enough to silence most chatter. The river sweeps in a wide curve toward the faint hiss of rapids at Unkar Delta, a low, broad mass of sediment that marks the mouth of Unkar Creek.

The cliffs rise straight up almost a mile to the canyon's eastern rim. We are excited to introduce temporary complimentary access to our archive of over 70 years of ARCHAEOLOGY Magazine and to bring a world of discovery to your home.

The Nevada Archaeological Association (NAA) is a (c)3 non-profit organization consisting of professional, academic, and avocational archaeologists, with members throughout the state and across the nation, regional chapters, and several affiliated societies.

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The Archaeology of the Eastern Nevada Paleoarchaic, Part 1: The Sunshine Locality (Volume ) (University of Utah Anthropological Paper) [Beck, Charlotte, Jones, George T] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Archaeology of the Eastern Nevada Paleoarchaic, Part 1: The Sunshine Locality (Volume ) (University of Utah Anthropological Paper)Author: Charlotte Beck, George T Jones.

In eastern Nevada, semi-horticultural economies appear to be influenced by the Fremont cultures to the east in Utah. These are also characterized by distinctive domestic architecture (pit houses and above ground structures) but harvesting wild resources seems to have played an important role in their economic practices in addition to horticulture.

The Archaeology of the Eastern Nevada Paleoarchaic, Part 1: The Sunshine Locality by. Clear Creek Canyon Archaeological Project: Results And Synthesis by. Joel C. Janetski. Incorrect Book The list contains an incorrect book (please specify the title of the book). Details *.

The story of how and why we acquired this easement began when the Arizona Archaeology and Historical Society (AAHS), in partnership with Friends of Cave Creek Canyon, the University of Arizona, Argonaut Archaeological Fund, and archaeologists from the Coronado National Forest, undertook new excavations at a site previously excavated by Gila.

Romancing Nevada'S Past Ghost Towns And Historic Sites Of Eureka, Lander, And White Pine Counties $ Shawn Hall Format: Paper Pages: ISBN: Published Date: The San Tan Chapter formed in May and was formally chartered as a member of The Arizona Archaeological Society on October 4, The Arizona Archaeological Society is an independent nonprofit corporation.

Members are eligible to participate in field trips, excavations, surveys, lab work, and other areas of archaeological interest.

NVCRIS Nevada Cultural Resources Information System (NVCRIS) According to NRS and the National Historic Preservation Act Section (C)(1)(c), the State Historic Preservation Office must keep an inventory of the state’s cultural resources to assist federal, state and local agencies in planning projects as to avoid impacts to important cultural resources.

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By drainage basin. This list is arranged by drainage basin. Respective tributaries are indented under each larger stream's name and are ordered downstream to upstream. CONTACT US. The University of Utah Press J. Willard Marriott Library South East, Suite Salt Lake City, UT ORDERS: FAX:   Smith Creek Cave.

In D. Tuohy (Ed.), The archaeology of Smith Creek canyon, Nevada State Museum anthropological papers no. 17 (pp. Cited by: 2. Nevada Archaeological Association (NAA), Reno, Nevada.

K likes. Preserve Nevada's antiquities, encourage the study of archaeology, and educate the public to the aims of archaeological ers: K. A free listing of Arizona Archaeology Month events as well as brochures on archaeological sites in the state of Arizona—complete with descriptions, hours of operation, directions, and a map—can be obtained by calling the Arizona State Parks State Historic Preservation Office ator by e-mail: [email protected] Archaeology.

Category:Archaeological sites in Nevada. Jump to navigation Jump to search. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Archaeological sites in Nevada. This is a listing of sites of archaeological interest in the state of Nevada, in the United States. Subcategories.

This category has the following 2 subcategories, out of 2 total. nevada archaeologist In Accordance with the Archaeological Resource Protection Act (ARPA), the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA), and the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) sensitive material has been removed from the following journals.

Nevada Rock Art Foundation supported Far Western's survey and documentation of Black Canyon's archaeological resources by recording rock art in the archaeological district.A total of approximately panels at 7 sites was recorded through photography, scaled line drawings, and detailed observations made of each panel's style characteristics and physical condition.

The canyon is a confusing mosaic of public and private land. It is difficult to determine where you can, and cannot, go.

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If you really want to see the canyon, I recommend obtaining a good guide book. The Utah State University Eastern Museum in Price ( East Main File Size: KB. Chaco Canyon, sprawled in the desert of northwestern New Mexico and uninhabited since the twelfth century, is one of North America's richest archaeological zones.

This lavishly illustrated book is the first complete account of Chacoan archaeology, from the discovery of the ruins by Spanish soldiers in the seventeenth century through the /5.

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This article first appeared in the Broomfield Enterprise. A new local history book came out recently, an event that doesn’t happen often. “Coal Creek Canyon, Colorado: Tales from Times Past,” edited by Vicki Moran, tells the story of that lovely canyon that lies west of Highway 93 between Golden and Boulder.

Coal Creek Canyon, or. US And Canadian Fossil Sites -- Data for NEVADA. Version current as of OCT Back to States INDEX. Back to MAIN PAGE Smith Creek Canyon in four caves: White Pine: NV: 14 km S of Crystal Ball Cave near Gandy UT Undisclosed site in 'Southern Nevada',but sites may not be all that hard to find as Cretaceous continental deposits are.Chaco Canyon’s environment was harsh—a description overused in Southwestern archaeology but singularly applicable here.

Summers are blisteringly hot; winters are wretchedly cold. The growing season is short, and rainfall uncertain. Indeed, water for basic domestic needs is (and was) a concern.

The canyon contained little wood for building orFile Size: KB.Ranger Minute—Tusayan Pueblo (video), and Prehistory of the Grand Canyon The Role of Aeolian Sediment in the Preservation of Archaeological Sites in the Colorado River Corridor, Grand Canyon, Arizona: Final Report on Research Activities, ().