Excavations at Moundville, 1905-1951
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Excavations at Moundville, 1905-1951 by Christopher Spalding Peebles

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

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Statementby Christopher Spalding Peebles.
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 91/7012 (G)
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 1212 leaves, [1] folded leaf of plates
Number of Pages1212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4430660M
LC Control Number79063685

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Mound Excavations at Moundville supplies a survey of important materials recovered in more than a decade of recent excavations of seven mounds and related areas under the author's direction as part of a long-term archaeological project consisting of new field work at the Mississippian political and ceremonial center of Moundville. EXCAVATIONS AT MOUNDVILLE, by Christopher Spalding Peebles Front Matter [] Title Page .. i Dedication .. iii Preface .. iv.   Chapter One Introduction to the Mound Excavations, During the year span , The University of Alabama's Department of anthropology undertook, under my direction, a long-term archaeological project consisting of new fieldwork at the Mississippian political and ceremonial center of : In this paper, I bring together extant data from past excavations at Moundville and surrounding sites in order to test the current model of display goods production and circulation during the peak.

Moundville Archaeological Site, also known as the Moundville Archaeological Park, is a Mississippian culture archaeological site on the Black Warrior River in Hale County, near the city of Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Extensive archaeological investigation has shown that the site was the political and ceremonial center of a regionally organized Mississippian culture chiefdom polity between the 11th. Test Excavations at Mound X, Moundville (1TU), Early Moundville Archaeological Project 1, Department of Anthropology, University of Alabama. Report on file at the Office of Archaeological Research, Moundville Archaeological Park. Excavations at Moundville, [Back to Top] B. Excavation and survey reports (later work): Blitz, John H. Test Excavations at Mound X, Moundville (1Tu), Gage, Matthew D., and V. Stephen Jones Remote Sensing and Core Drilling of Five Mounds at the Moundville . Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. []) and index. Summary This work is a state-of-the-art, data-rich study of excavations undertaken at the Moundville site in west central Alabama, one of the largest and most complex of the mound sites of pre-contact North America.

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