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    • UUAP 014: Archeological Survey of the La Sal Mountain Area, Utah

    • A report on the findings and interpretation of an archaeological survey completed in the La Sal Mountain area near the town of Moab, Utah. This work was completed in 1949-1952 and summarizes about 350 recorded sites, many at high elevations.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology / Utah
    • UUAP 016: The Garrison Site

    • A report on the 1952 excavation of the prehistoric Garrison site, located in the Snake Valley region of western Utah.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 018: Pine Park Shelter, Washington County, Utah

    • The report on an archaeological excavation undertaken at Pine Park Shelter located in the Beaver Dam Mountains in southwestern Utah. Excavation was completed in 1950 and included both prehistoric and Southern Paiute materials.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 022: Archaeology of Zion Park

    • A description of twelve archaeological sites located during the 1933–34 surveys of Zion National Park, primarily in Parunuweap Canyon, and subsequently tested or fully excavated.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 024: Early Man in the Columbia Intermontane Province

    • A review of the archaeological problems relating to the occurrence of Early Man in the Columbia Intermontane province, with particular emphasis on the Columbia Basin. Problems relate to areal and cultural relationships, dating and the establishment...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 025: Archeological Excavations in Iron County, Utah

    • This report presents the results of archaeological fieldwork in Iron County, southwestern Utah, during 1954. Two related projects are also reported: 1) excavation of two mounds at Paragonah; and 2) a petroglyph survey to record rock art throughout...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 027: Danger Cave

    • The definitive report on the 1949–1953 archaeological excavations at Danger Cave, Juke Box Cave, and Raven Cave, located in western Utah near Wendover.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 028: An Archeological Survey of the Fremont Area

    • The final report from the Utah Statewide Archeological Survey that covers an area bounded on the north by the Uintah Mountains, on the west by the Wasatch Mountains and Plateau, and on the south by the southern edge of the Dirty Devil drainage. The...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 029: Two Fremont Sites and their Position in Southwestern Prehistory

    • This volume covers the 1955 excavations of the Old Woman and Poplar Knob sites located in Sevier County, Utah, in Part I. It summarizes the Fremont, Puebloid, and western Pueblo cultures found in the “Northern Periphery” area of the Southwest...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 030: Glen Canyon Survey in 1957

    • Also known as "Glen Canyon Series Number 1." This report covers the initial survey of archaeological sites threatened with inundation from the creation of the Glen Canyon reservoir. It covers the area from the Escalante drainage to the Wahweap...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 032: Mormon Towns in the Region of the Colorado

    • Also known as "Glen Canyon Series Number 3." The report covers the founding, history and descriptions of six Mormon towns: Boulder, Cannonville, Escalante, Hanksville, Hite, and Lee’s Ferry, all located in the Glen Canyon region.
    • Anthropology
    • UUAP 034: Archaeological Notes on Stansbury Island

    • Based on a report completed in 1948, this volume presents descriptions of the prehistoric artifacts and burials found on Stansbury Island during the excavation of two cave sites.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 035: Excavations in Mancos Canyon, Colorado

    • Salvage excavation of five prehistoric sites was completed in 1942 in Mancos Canyon, Colorado, and reported in this volume. An additional 24 open sites in the canyon were surveyed and pottery collection completed.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 036: Survey of Vegetation in the Glen Canyon Reservoir Basin

    • Also known as "Glen Canyon Series Number 5." One of a series of AP reports about the Colorado River centered on the Glen Canyon area and completed as part of the salvage work associated with the dam. The volume describes the vegetation in the...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 037: An Outline of the History of the Flaming Gorge Area

    • This series is based on work from the archaeological salvage project for the Upper Colorado River Basin and published within the AP series. This report focuses on the area affected by the Flaming Gorge dam.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 038: The Havasupai Woman

    • An ethnographic report on the life cycle of the Havasupai woman based on five months of field research by Carma Lee Smithson during 1950 and 1951.
    • Anthropology
    • UUAP 039.1: Glen Canyon Archaeological Survey - Part I

    • Also known as "Glen Canyon Series Number 6." Part I of III Parts. This volume defines and refines problems of regional importance from the limited data collected during the archaeological survey and contains varying author opinions about...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 039.2: Glen Canyon Archaeological Survey - Part II

    • Also known as "Glen Canyon Series Number 6." Part II of III Parts. Contains the archaeological survey of the Kaiparowits Plateau by James Gunnerson, the Glen Canyon main stem survey by Don Fowler, and the San Juan triangle survey by Ted Weller...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 039.3: Glen Canyon Archaeological Survey - Part III

    • Also known as "Glen Canyon Series Number 6." Part III of III. Reports on the final phase of the Glen Canyon survey concentrated in the upper canyon between Hite, Utah, and the confluence of the San Juan and Colorado rivers.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 041.1: The Coombs Site: Part I

    • The volume is the first excavation report on the Coombs site, undertaken in 1958 because it appeared to be the most significant site within or adjacent to the Glen Canyon areas that were flooded.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 043: 1957 Excavations, Glen Canyon Area

    • This volume reports on ten prehistoric sites that were excavated during the 1957 field season in Kane and Garfield counties, south-central Utah. Nine of the excavated sites were located on the Escalante River or its tributaries.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 041.2: The Coombs Site: Part II

    • This volume is the second report on the Coombs site, located in Boulder, Garfield County, southern Utah and summarizes the 1959 excavation year.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 044: 1958 Excavations, Glen Canyon

    • Twelve archaeological sites were tested or excavated during the summer of 1958 and are reported in this volume. These were located in the lower Glen Canyon between the confluence of the San Juan and Colorado rivers and the dam site at Page, Arizona.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 047: Archaeology of the Death Valley Salt Pan, California

    • Reports on the more than 650 archaeological sites found during the survey of the Death Valley salt pan. A number of these were excavated: five rock mounds, five storage pits, one dwelling, one shelter, six rock circles, six rock traps, and one...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 049: 1959 Excavations, Glen Canyon Area

    • In 1959, twenty-two archaeological sites were tested or excavated in the upper Glen Canyon region, roughly between Hite, Utah, and the confluence of the San Juan and Colorado Rivers. This report is describes and summarizes these sites and findings.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 052: 1960 Excavations, Glen Canyon Area

    • Archaeological survey, testing and excavation of twenty-four sites carried out in Lake Canyon and its tributaries is reported here. The 1960 focus was on problem orientation and as such, salvaging an adequate sample for this purpose.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 054: The Hoskaninni Papers: Mining in Glen Canyon, 1897–1902

    • A firsthand account of the biggest mining enterprise in Glen Canyon, Robert Brewster Stanton’s diary makes it possible to reconstruct a chapter in the history of the canyon and to identify a number of historical places in the area.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 057: Carnegie Museum Collection from Southeast Utah

    • Three archaeological survey expeditions from the Carnegie Museum were in southeast Utah in the area between the San Juan and Colorado rivers during 1945–1947. This report is primarily a descriptive study of the archaeological collections made...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 058: A Preliminary Survey of the Fontenelle Reservoir, Wyoming

    • Summarizes the results of archaeological survey activities conducted in the Bridger Basin area, located in southwestern Wyoming. The survey work was done prior to the completion of Fontenelle Reservoir, located on the Green River, which...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 060: Miscellaneous Collected Papers

    • A collection of papers that represent a portion of the results of archaeological survey, excavation and museum collection analysis undertaken in Utah between 1959 and 1961 by the University of Utah Department of Anthropology and the Utah Statewide...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 062: Civilizations in Desert Lands

    • A collection of five papers that cover the technology, irrigation and agriculture of ancient cultures in different parts of the world. The papers are independent of each other and focus on ancient cultures of southern Arizona, the Diyala River...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 063: 1961 Excavations, Glen Canyon Area

    • A third volume devoted to the detailed study of the historical sites in Glen Canyon prior to its inundation. This one reports on Lake and Moqui canyons, left tributaries of the Colorado River at miles 113 and 125, respectively.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 064: 1961 Excavations, Harris Wash, Utah

    • Another volume reporting on prehistoric sites in Glen Canyon prior to its inundation. This one details four sites that were excavated and one that was tested in Harris Wash. All are in the lower 5 miles of the wash.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 066: 1961 Excavations, Kaiparowits Plateau, Utah

    • A report of the findings of the 1961 survey and excavation program conducted by the University of Utah on the Kaiparowits Plateau in southern Utah. Eleven sites were excavated, with small sites completely excavated and larger sites extensively...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 068: Havasupai Region and Mythology

    • A description of the Havasupai religion and mythology primarily based on the notes of Carma Lee Smithson who lived with the Havasupai for several years. The notes have been edited and expanded by Robert C. Euler.
    • Anthropology
    • UUAP 069: Southern Paiute Ethnography

    • A study of the four eastern bands of Southern Pauite: Kaibab, Kaiparowits, San Juan, and Panguitch. The text was written by Isabel Kelly on the basis of field data she gathered in 1932.
    • Anthropology
    • UUAP 070: The San Juan Canyon Historical Sites

    • This is the third volume devoted to a detailed study of the historical sites in the Glen Canyon area and environs. It reports on sites in the canyon of the San Juan River from its mouth, 78 miles upstream from Lees Ferry, to the head of the canyon...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 073: 1962 Excavations, Glen Canyon Area

    • This report focuses on sites tested and/or excavated by the University of Utah in the Colorado River canyon, Slickrock Canyon, Steer Pasture, Castle Wash, and Cedar Mesa.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 074: Notes on the Human Ecology of Glen Canyon

    • A comprehensive report of the relationships of climate, plants, and animals to the humans who occupied the area of Glen Canyon. Data was collected by the Department of Anthropology and the Biological Sciences Division.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 075: Miscellaneous Collected Papers 8–10

    • This report includes three unrelated papers: An Ethnography of the Kuzedika Paiute of Mono Lake, CA; Pictograph Site in Cave Valley, Zion National Park, Utah; and Salvage Excavations at Natural Bridges National Monument.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 076: Excavations in Southwest Utah

    • This volume reports on sites excavated in southwest Utah, three near St. George, three in Zion National Park, and two in Johnson Canyon, east of Kanab. The appendix also describes additional sites that were surveyed in these areas.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 078: Southern Paiute Ethnohistory

    • Ethnohistory of the Southern Paiute as interpreted from field work, archaeological sites, and the ecology of their territory.
    • Anthropology
    • UUAP 079: Virgin-Kayenta Cultural Relationships

    • This paper reports on the prehistory of the Virgin branch of the Anasazi in the Southwest. It incorporates information from sites excavated in the early 1960s in southwest Utah to reassess earlier studies of Virgin Anasazi culture that were based...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 081: Glen Canyon: A Summary

    • This report summarizes the discoveries of eight field seasons in the Glen Canyon area. It provides a human paleoecological account of the region by trying to synthesize the information gathered by specialists from a variety of scientific fields.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 082: Fremont-Promontory-Plains Relationships

    • This report reassesses the ethnic and cultural origins of the Fremont in Utah, drawing its interpretations from data of more recent excavations in central, northern, and northeastern Utah and the southwestern Wyoming Basin.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 083: Miscellaneous Collected Papers, 11–14

    • This volume comprises four papers: No. 11—Excavations at Gunlock Flats, Southwestern Utah; No. 12—An Archeological Survey of Canyonlands National Park; No. 13—The Archeology of Boundary Village; and No. 14—Utah Crania of the Historic Period...
    • Anthropology
    • UUAP 084: Caldwell Village

    • This volume reports on the excavations undertaken at the prehistoric Fremont site of Caldwell Village located near the small town of Lapoint in Uintah County, northeastern Utah.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 083.5: Excavations at Gunlock Flats, Southwestern Utah

    • Also known as "Miscellaneous Paper Number 11", published in University of Utah Anthropological Paper No. 83. This paper reports on the excavations conducted by the University of Utah at Gunlock Flats in 1965. Gunlock Flats is on the east bank of...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 086: Ceramic Studies of the Historic Periods in  Nubia

    • Also known as "Nubian Series Number 2." A report on the ceramics found at two sites in Nubia. The ceramics are connected to the three groups of people who lived in the area: the Meriotic, X-Group, and Christians.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 088: Excavations at Nephi, Utah, 1965-1966

    • This paper reports on two seasons of excavation (1965–1966) conducted by the University of Utah at the Nephi Mound site near the center of the Fremont culture area in Utah.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 089: Miscellaneous Collected Papers, 15–18

    • This volume comprises four papers: No. 15—1966 Excavations: Uinta Basin; No. 16—Preliminary Survey of the Manti-La Sal National Forest; No. 17—Lithic Materials from Escalante Valley, Utah; and No. 18—An Unusual Human Skull from near...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 091: Pharo Village

    • This paper describes the structures, human remains, pottery, and other artifacts found during archaeological excavations at Pharo Village located near the south end of Upper Round Valley in Millard County, Utah.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 092: Prehistoric Settlement Patterns in the Libyan Desert

    • Also known as "Nubian Series Number 4." This report discusses the findings of research in the Dungul region, the Kurkur and other oases, and ends with an examination of the relationship of prehistoric man to the desert environment.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 093: Hogup Cave

    • This paper reports on the 1967 and 1968 archaeological excavations conducted at Hogup Cave, located approximately 75 miles northwest of Salt Lake City, Utah. Various analyses on plant and animal remains, coprolites, birds, corn, dog remains,...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 095: Median Village and Fremont Culture Regional Variation

    • This paper reports on the 1968 excavations at Median Village, a Fremont settlement in Iron County, Utah. It also includes a comparative and distributional study of Fremont culture based on the archaeological variations found within Fremont culture...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 096: Swallow Shelter and Associated Sites

    • This report records data from archeological surveys and excavations conducted in the Grouse Creek—Goose Creek area of extreme northwestern Utah and northeastern Nevada during 1969 to 1973.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 097: Analysis of Prehistoric Coprolites from Utah

    • Reports on the coprolites found at Hogup and Danger Cave and at sites in Glen Canyon, listing the plant and animal content as well as the parasites and chemical makeup that provide information about prehistoric diet, resource utilization,...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 098: Prehistory of Utah and the Eastern Great Basin

    • This paper, written in 1973 by Jesse D. Jennings, summarizes the knowledge gained from about 75 years of archaeology in Utah. It covers the various prehistoric groups that have called the Utah area home for the last 10,000 years.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 099: Miscellaneous Collected Papers, 19–24

    • This volume comprises 6 miscellaneous papers: No. 19—Indian Petroglyphs from White Pine County, Nevada; No. 20—The Palmer Collection from Southwestern Utah, 1875; No. 21—The Woodruff Bison Kill; No. 22—The Bear River No. 3 Site; No....
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 100: The Levee Site and the Knoll Site

    • This report describes the 1969 archaeological excavations along the lower Bear River at the Levee site and the Knoll site. It also provides a record of previous investigations in the area and interpretive considerations on cultural affiliation and...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 102: A Selected Bibliography of Utah Archaeology

    • This paper is a compilation of 1021 sources (books, journal articles, dissertations, government reports, etc.) that have made a substantive contribution to the archeological data for the state of Utah. It was completed in 1978.
    • Anthropology / Archaeology
    • UUAP 103: Sudden Shelter

    • Sudden Shelter was a prehistoric site located in Sevier County, central Utah. The University of Utah conducted a salvage investigation of this site, as it was in the right-of-way during the construction of I-70. This descriptive report summarizes...
    • Anthropology / Archaeology

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