Adovasio, J. M.. Perishable fiber artifacts and the First Americans: new implications

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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records

Title: Perishable fiber artifacts and the First Americans: new implications

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph New perspectives on the First Americans, edited by Bradley T. Lepper and Robson Bonnichsen

Published By: Original publisher New perspectives on the First Americans, edited by Bradley T. Lepper and Robson Bonnichsen College Station: Texas A&M University. 2004. 157-164 p.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication J. M. Adovasio, D. C. Hyland, and O. Soffer

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2017. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Early Paleo-Indian (W130)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Theoretical orientation in research and its results (121); Flora (137); Cordage (283); Knots and lashings (284); Mats and basketry (285); Woven and other interworked fabrics (286); Normal garb (291); Production and supply (433); Chronologies and culture sequences (911);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document The authors summarize the evidence for early use of fibers in the Americas. They describe artifacts from a number of sites and discuss implications for the economies of late Pleistocene populations.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 79

Document ID: HRAF's unique document identifier. The first part is the OWC identifier and the second part is the document number in three digits. w130-079

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Essay

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 162-164)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document not applicable

Evaluation: In this alphanumeric code, the first part designates the type of person writing the document, e.g. Ethnographer, Missionary, Archaeologist, Folklorist, Linguist, Indigene, and so on. The second part is a ranking done by HRAF anthropologists based on the strength of the source material on a scale of 1 to 5, as follows: 1 - poor; 2 - fair; 3 - good, useful data, but not uniformly excellent; 4 - excellent secondary data; 5 - excellent primary data Archaeologists-4

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Sarah Berry; 2016

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 22,000-10,000 BP

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) North America; South America

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Paleo-Indians


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