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UUAP 025: Archeological Excavations in Iron County, Utah

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Copyright: 1956
Trim: 7.5 x 10
Pages: 145

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978-1-60781-055-1
$17.00

UUAP 025: Archeological Excavations in Iron County, Utah

University of Utah Anthropological Paper 25

Clement W. Meighan

University of Utah Anthropological Papers

Jesse D. Jennings

Anthropology / Archaeology

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 the district.

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Table of Contents:

Preface
List of Illustrations

I. Excavations at Paragonah: A Summary, by Clement W. Meighan
Aboriginal population
Stratigraphy and dating
Pottery
Architecture
General discussion

II. Excavation of Mound A, by Geraldine M. Greenwood
Architecture
Pottery
Bone artifacts
Stone artifacts
Discussion

III. Excavation of Mound B, by E. Heath MacBain
Architecture
Pottery
Ceramic artifacts
Bone artifacts
Nonutilitarian objects
Stone artifacts

IV. A Pit House at Mound B, by Frank D. Davis
Architecture
Pit house artifacts: Inventory
Stone artifacts
Bone artifacts
Pottery
Ceramic artifacts
Burial 2
Objects associated with burial

V. Excavations at the Robinson Silo, by William M. Harrison
South bank excavation
Architectural detail, silo pit house
Provenience of artifacts
Typological summary

VI. Petroglyphs of the Parowan Valley and Vicinity, by Geraldine M. Greenwood

VII. Observations on Two Skeletons from Paragonah, by Norman E. Coles

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