Shafer, Harry J.. Architecture and symbolism in transitional pueblo development in the Mimbres Valley, sw New Mexico

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

Title: Architecture and symbolism in transitional pueblo development in the Mimbres Valley, sw New Mexico

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Journal of field archaeology -- Vol. 22, no. 1

Published By: Original publisher Journal of field archaeology -- Vol. 22, no. 1 Boston: Boston University. 1995. 23-47 p. ill.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Harry J. Shafer

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2010. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Mogollon (NT85)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Sociocultural trends (178); Dwellings (342); Heating and lighting equipment (354); Cosmology (772); Eschatology (775); Visual arts (5311);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document Shafer describes the changes in domestic architecture, burials, and the painted designs on the ceramics that occurred during the Three Circle phase at NAN ruin and throughout New Mexico. These changes seem to symbolize the Mogollon cosmology of a multi-layered universe and the passage to the Otherworld.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 9

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. nt85-009

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

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 45-47)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1978-1989

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; 2010

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1100 BP-975 BP (AD 900-AD 1025)

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) NAN Ruin, Mimbres Valley, New Mexico, United States

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Mogollon culture//Indians of North America


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