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The Horner Site : The Type Site of the Cody Cultural Complex.

By: Frison, George C.
Contributor(s): Todd, Lawrence C.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Saint Louis : Elsevier Science & Technology, 2017Copyright date: ©1987Description: 1 online resource (605 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781483299365.Subject(s): Buffalo jump -- Wyoming | Excavations (Archaeology) -- Wyoming | Horner Site (Wyoming) | Paleo-Indians -- Wyoming | Wyoming -- AntiquitiesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Horner Site : The Type Site of the Cody Cultural ComplexDDC classification: 978.7/01 LOC classification: E78.W95 H67 2014Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Front Cover -- The Horner Site: The Type Site of the Cody Cultural Complex -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Dedication -- Contributors -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Chapter 1. Introduction -- THE FOUNDATIONS OF HIGH PLAINS PALEOINDIAN RESEARCH -- THE BIGHORN BASIN -- THE HORNER SITE -- PALEOINDIAN EVIDENCE IN THE BIGHORN BASIN -- Chapter 2. History of the Princeton and Smithsonian Investigations at the Horner Site -- Chapter 3. Excavation and Documentation of the Princeton and Smithsonian Horner Site Assemblages -- INTRODUCTION -- EXCAVATION TECHNIQUES -- GEOLOGIC STUDIES -- STONE TOOL ASSEMBLAGE -- FEATURES -- FAUNAL REMAINS -- DISCUSSION -- Chapter 4. The University of Wyoming Investigations at the Horner Site -- BACKGROUND INFORMATION -- THE 1977 WORK AT THE HORNER SITE -- THE 1978 INVESTIGATIONS AT THE HORNER SITE -- PROBLEMS IN HORNER SITE INTERPRETATION -- PALEOECOLOGICAL STUDIES AT THE HORNER SITE -- THE FINAL INVESTIGATIONS AT THE HORNER SITE -- THE HORNER II BONE BED ANALYSIS -- CONCLUDING REMARKS ON THE UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING INVESTIGATIONS -- RADIOCARBON DATES FROM THE HORNER SITE -- Chapter 5. Taphonomy of the Homer II Bone Bed -- INTRODUCTION -- TAPHONOMY OF BONE BEDS -- THE ALBERTA/CODY BONE BED AT THE HORNER SITE -- FORMATION OF THE ALBERTA/CODY BONE BED -- Chapter 6. Projectile Points and Specialized Bifaces from the Horner Site -- INTRODUCTION -- THE ANALYTICAL SAMPLE -- CODY COMPLEX PROJECTILE-POINT TYPOLOGY -- THE HORNER II ASSEMBLAGE -- THE HORNER I ASSEMBLAGE -- PROJECTILE-POINT COMPARISONS -- CODY KNIVES -- HORNER-CLAYPOOL COMPARISONS -- PROJECTILE-POINT REWORKING -- ABERRANT FORMS -- CONCLUSIONS -- Chapter 7. The Tool Assemblage, Unfinished Bifaces, and Stone Flaking Material Sources for the Horner Site -- THE HORNER SITE TOOL ASSEMBLAGES -- THE HORNER SITE I TOOL ASSEMBLAGE -- THE HORNER SITE II TOOL ASSEMBLAGE.
STONE FLAKING MATERIAL SOURCES -- Chapter 8. Geologic Investigations -- METHOD OF INVESTIGATION -- PREVIOUS GEOLOGIC INVESTIGATIONS OF THE HORNER SITE -- GENERAL SETTING -- TERRACES OF THE SHOSHONE RIVER VALLEY -- GEOLOGY OF THE HORNER SITE -- SUMMARY -- Chapter 9. Horner Site Local Fauna: Vertebrates -- INTRODUCTION -- SYSTEMATIC DESCRIPTIONS -- DISCUSSION -- Chapter 10. Soil Formation and Paleoenvironmental Interpretation at the Horner Site, Park County, Wyoming -- INTRODUCTION -- METHODS -- THE SITE -- THE SOIL PROFILE AND SEDIMENTOLOGIC ENVIRONMENTS -- THE SOILS -- SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS -- Chapter 11. Summary and Concluding Remarks -- GENERAL OBSERVATIONS -- HORNER I -- HORNER II -- PALEOINDIAN BISON PROCUREMENT AT THE HORNER SITE -- APPENDIX 1: Bison Bone Measurements -- HUMERUS -- RADIUS -- ULNA -- FEMUR -- TIBIA -- APPENDIX 2: The Claypool Study -- INTRODUCTION -- TYPOLOGY -- TECHNOLOGY OF THE SQUARE-BASED PROJECTILE POINTS -- THE EXPERIMENTS -- EDEN POINT MANUFACTURE SEQUENCE -- EXPERIMENTAL RESULTS -- TECHNOLOGICAL/MORPHOLOGICAL ATTRIBUTES OF THE CLAYPOOL SQUARE-BASED PROJECTILE POINTS -- SPECIAL FLAKING AND RETOUCH ATTRIBUTES -- PRESSURE FLAKE SPACING -- ALLOCATION SYSTEM -- CODY KNIVES -- DRILLS -- CONCLUSIONS -- APPENDIX 3: The Horner Site Debitage -- INTRODUCTION -- MODE OF OCCURRENCE -- FLAKE TYPES -- DISTRIBUTION OF RAW STONE FLAKING MATERIALS -- LITHIC TECHNOLOGY AND SITE USE -- CONCLUSIONS -- APPENDIX 4: Fossil Nonmarine Snails from the Horner Site -- INTRODUCTION -- SYSTEMATIC DISCUSSIONS -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- APPENDIX 5: Opal Phytolith Studies from the Horner Site, Wyoming -- INTRODUCTION -- INTERPRETATIONS -- BONE BED LEVEL, 1978 EXCAVATIONS -- CONCLUSIONS -- APPENDIX 6: The Larson Cache -- INTRODUCTION -- SPATIAL ASSOCIATION VERSUS BEHAVIORAL ASSOCIATION -- TYPOLOGY OF THE LARSON CACHE MATERIALS -- METRIC COMPARISONS.
PRODUCTION SEQUENCES AND OPTIONS -- ARTIFACT USE HISTORIES -- DISCUSSION -- APPENDIX 7: The Finley Site Bison Bone -- MODIFICATIONS TO THE FINLEY BISON REMAINS -- METHODOLOGY -- ANALYSIS OF THE FINLEY BISON BONES -- APPENDIX 8: Bison Mandibles from the Horner and Finley Sites -- DETERMINATION OF BISON AGE AND SEASON OF DEATH -- HORNER AND FINLEY AGE GROUP DESCRIPTIONS: MANDIBULAR DENTITION ERUPTION AND WEAR -- DISCUSSION -- BISON SEXING BY MOLARS AND MANDIBLES -- COMPARISONS OF THE HORNER AND FINLEY SAMPLES -- SUMMARY -- APPENDIX 9: Horner Site Artifact Data -- References -- Name Index -- Subject Index.
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Front Cover -- The Horner Site: The Type Site of the Cody Cultural Complex -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Dedication -- Contributors -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Chapter 1. Introduction -- THE FOUNDATIONS OF HIGH PLAINS PALEOINDIAN RESEARCH -- THE BIGHORN BASIN -- THE HORNER SITE -- PALEOINDIAN EVIDENCE IN THE BIGHORN BASIN -- Chapter 2. History of the Princeton and Smithsonian Investigations at the Horner Site -- Chapter 3. Excavation and Documentation of the Princeton and Smithsonian Horner Site Assemblages -- INTRODUCTION -- EXCAVATION TECHNIQUES -- GEOLOGIC STUDIES -- STONE TOOL ASSEMBLAGE -- FEATURES -- FAUNAL REMAINS -- DISCUSSION -- Chapter 4. The University of Wyoming Investigations at the Horner Site -- BACKGROUND INFORMATION -- THE 1977 WORK AT THE HORNER SITE -- THE 1978 INVESTIGATIONS AT THE HORNER SITE -- PROBLEMS IN HORNER SITE INTERPRETATION -- PALEOECOLOGICAL STUDIES AT THE HORNER SITE -- THE FINAL INVESTIGATIONS AT THE HORNER SITE -- THE HORNER II BONE BED ANALYSIS -- CONCLUDING REMARKS ON THE UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING INVESTIGATIONS -- RADIOCARBON DATES FROM THE HORNER SITE -- Chapter 5. Taphonomy of the Homer II Bone Bed -- INTRODUCTION -- TAPHONOMY OF BONE BEDS -- THE ALBERTA/CODY BONE BED AT THE HORNER SITE -- FORMATION OF THE ALBERTA/CODY BONE BED -- Chapter 6. Projectile Points and Specialized Bifaces from the Horner Site -- INTRODUCTION -- THE ANALYTICAL SAMPLE -- CODY COMPLEX PROJECTILE-POINT TYPOLOGY -- THE HORNER II ASSEMBLAGE -- THE HORNER I ASSEMBLAGE -- PROJECTILE-POINT COMPARISONS -- CODY KNIVES -- HORNER-CLAYPOOL COMPARISONS -- PROJECTILE-POINT REWORKING -- ABERRANT FORMS -- CONCLUSIONS -- Chapter 7. The Tool Assemblage, Unfinished Bifaces, and Stone Flaking Material Sources for the Horner Site -- THE HORNER SITE TOOL ASSEMBLAGES -- THE HORNER SITE I TOOL ASSEMBLAGE -- THE HORNER SITE II TOOL ASSEMBLAGE.

STONE FLAKING MATERIAL SOURCES -- Chapter 8. Geologic Investigations -- METHOD OF INVESTIGATION -- PREVIOUS GEOLOGIC INVESTIGATIONS OF THE HORNER SITE -- GENERAL SETTING -- TERRACES OF THE SHOSHONE RIVER VALLEY -- GEOLOGY OF THE HORNER SITE -- SUMMARY -- Chapter 9. Horner Site Local Fauna: Vertebrates -- INTRODUCTION -- SYSTEMATIC DESCRIPTIONS -- DISCUSSION -- Chapter 10. Soil Formation and Paleoenvironmental Interpretation at the Horner Site, Park County, Wyoming -- INTRODUCTION -- METHODS -- THE SITE -- THE SOIL PROFILE AND SEDIMENTOLOGIC ENVIRONMENTS -- THE SOILS -- SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS -- Chapter 11. Summary and Concluding Remarks -- GENERAL OBSERVATIONS -- HORNER I -- HORNER II -- PALEOINDIAN BISON PROCUREMENT AT THE HORNER SITE -- APPENDIX 1: Bison Bone Measurements -- HUMERUS -- RADIUS -- ULNA -- FEMUR -- TIBIA -- APPENDIX 2: The Claypool Study -- INTRODUCTION -- TYPOLOGY -- TECHNOLOGY OF THE SQUARE-BASED PROJECTILE POINTS -- THE EXPERIMENTS -- EDEN POINT MANUFACTURE SEQUENCE -- EXPERIMENTAL RESULTS -- TECHNOLOGICAL/MORPHOLOGICAL ATTRIBUTES OF THE CLAYPOOL SQUARE-BASED PROJECTILE POINTS -- SPECIAL FLAKING AND RETOUCH ATTRIBUTES -- PRESSURE FLAKE SPACING -- ALLOCATION SYSTEM -- CODY KNIVES -- DRILLS -- CONCLUSIONS -- APPENDIX 3: The Horner Site Debitage -- INTRODUCTION -- MODE OF OCCURRENCE -- FLAKE TYPES -- DISTRIBUTION OF RAW STONE FLAKING MATERIALS -- LITHIC TECHNOLOGY AND SITE USE -- CONCLUSIONS -- APPENDIX 4: Fossil Nonmarine Snails from the Horner Site -- INTRODUCTION -- SYSTEMATIC DISCUSSIONS -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- APPENDIX 5: Opal Phytolith Studies from the Horner Site, Wyoming -- INTRODUCTION -- INTERPRETATIONS -- BONE BED LEVEL, 1978 EXCAVATIONS -- CONCLUSIONS -- APPENDIX 6: The Larson Cache -- INTRODUCTION -- SPATIAL ASSOCIATION VERSUS BEHAVIORAL ASSOCIATION -- TYPOLOGY OF THE LARSON CACHE MATERIALS -- METRIC COMPARISONS.

PRODUCTION SEQUENCES AND OPTIONS -- ARTIFACT USE HISTORIES -- DISCUSSION -- APPENDIX 7: The Finley Site Bison Bone -- MODIFICATIONS TO THE FINLEY BISON REMAINS -- METHODOLOGY -- ANALYSIS OF THE FINLEY BISON BONES -- APPENDIX 8: Bison Mandibles from the Horner and Finley Sites -- DETERMINATION OF BISON AGE AND SEASON OF DEATH -- HORNER AND FINLEY AGE GROUP DESCRIPTIONS: MANDIBULAR DENTITION ERUPTION AND WEAR -- DISCUSSION -- BISON SEXING BY MOLARS AND MANDIBLES -- COMPARISONS OF THE HORNER AND FINLEY SAMPLES -- SUMMARY -- APPENDIX 9: Horner Site Artifact Data -- References -- Name Index -- Subject Index.

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