Ackerman, Robert E.. Mid-holocene occupation of interior southwest Alaska

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

Title: Mid-holocene occupation of interior southwest Alaska

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Man and the mid-holocene climatic optimum, edited by Neil A. McKinnon and Glenn S. L. Stuart

Published By: Original publisher Man and the mid-holocene climatic optimum, edited by Neil A. McKinnon and Glenn S. L. Stuart Calgary, Alberta, Canada: The University of Calgary Archaeological Association. 1987. 181-192 p. ill.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Robert E. Ackerman

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2002. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Late Tundra (NA45)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Identification (101); Climate (132); Historical reconstruction (174); Lithic industries (324);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document Ackerman discusses the climatic and vegetational changes in southwest Alaska just before and after the start of the Holocene period. He also describes the material culture (lithic tools) of the mid-Holocene in southwest Alaska, with an emphasis on the Kagati Lake site and the Kagati Lake culture, and the possible origins of this culture.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 1

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. na45-001

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. 189-192)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1978, 1979, 1981, 1982

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 Archaeologist-4, 5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Sarah Berry ; 2000

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 8000 BP - 6500 BP

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) southwest Alaska, United States

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Paleo-Indian--Alaska

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