Anderson, Douglas D.. Chronology of the Kotzebue Sound sites

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

Title: Chronology of the Kotzebue Sound sites

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Beach ridge archaeology of Cape Krusenstern : Eskimo and pre-Eskimo settlements around Kotzebue Sound, Alaska, by J.L. Giddings and Douglas D. Anderson

Published By: Original publisher Beach ridge archaeology of Cape Krusenstern : Eskimo and pre-Eskimo settlements around Kotzebue Sound, Alaska, by J.L. Giddings and Douglas D. Anderson Washington, DC: National Park Service, U.S. Dept. of the Interior. 1986. 29-34, 363-368 p. ill.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication D. D. Anderson

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 1998. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Norton (NA50)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Identification (101); Dating methods in archaeology (1211); Chronologies and culture sequences (911);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This work offers a chronology of the archaeological sites in the Kotzebue Sound of Northwest Alaska, based on the published and unpublished findings of archaeologists working in the area. Various dating methods were employed, including radiocarbon, tree rings, and beach ridge position. Cultures identified in the area include Palisades, Denbigh Flint, Choris, Old Whaling, Norton, Ipiutak, Birnik, and Western Thule.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 20

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. na50-020

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: Govt. Doc. No. I 29.59:20 Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-368)

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

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-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Ian Skoggard ; 1997

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 3850 BC - AD 1950

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

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Eskimos--Antiquities


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