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Turk site : a Mississippian town of the western Kentucky border

Turk site : a Mississippian town of the western Kentucky border

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Published by Dept. of Anthropology, University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Turk Site (Ky.),
  • Kentucky,
  • Kentucky.
    • Subjects:
    • Mississippian culture -- Kentucky.,
    • Indians of North America -- Kentucky -- Antiquities.,
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Kentucky.,
    • Turk Site (Ky.),
    • Kentucky -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Richard Edging ; R. Barry Lewis, principal investigator ; with contributions by Richard Edging ... [et al.].
      SeriesWestern Kentucky project report ;, 3
      ContributionsEdging, Richard.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE78.K3 T87 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 70 leaves :
      Number of Pages70
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2496612M
      LC Control Number87621415

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Turk site : a Mississippian town of the western Kentucky border Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Turk site: a Mississippian town of the western Kentucky border Published by Dept. of Anthropology, University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. Written in English There's no description for this book : The Turk Site: a Mississippian Town of the Western Kentucky Border. Richard Edging, Robert P.

Kruger, R. Barry Lewis, John McGill, Len J. Stelle, Richard (editor) Edging. Western Kentucky Project,1. Urbana-Champaign, IL: Department of Anthropology, University of Illinois.

(tDAR id: )Author: Richard Edging, Robert P. Kruger, R. Barry Lewis, John McGill, Len J. Stelle. The Turk Site: A Mississippian Town of the Western Kentucky Border, edited by Richard Edging (). Archaeological Investigations in Carlisle, Hickman, and Fulton Counties, Kentucky: Site Survey and Excavations, by Tom Sussenbach and R.

Barry Lewis (). The Turk Site (15CE6) is a Mississippian culture archaeological site located near Bardwell in Carlisle County, Kentucky, on a bluff spur overlooking the Mississippi River floodplain. Len J. Stelle No description specified. (1 Record) Documents. The Turk Site: a Mississippian Town of the Western Kentucky Border () Related Creators.

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The Turk Site Faunal Assemblage: a Study of Intrasite and Intersite Variation in Western Kentucky Mississippian Sites () The Turk Site: a Mississippi Period Town in Western Kentucky.

Test Excavations and Mapping Project () The Turk Site: a Mississippian Town of the Western Kentucky Border (). A chiefdom on a bluff top in the far western Kentucky town of Wickliffe: Wilbanks Site: A Late South Appalachian Mississippian single mound and village site in Etowah River, but now submerged underneath Lake Allatoona.

[58] Winterville Site: The type site for the Winterville phase of the Plaquemine Mississippian culture. This is a list of Mississippian sites. The Mississippian culture was a mound-building Native American culture that flourished in what is now the Midwestern, inland-Eastern, and Southeastern United States from approximately CE to CE, varying regionally.

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McGill, John Related Keywords. Lithics Related Keywords and Creators are determined by looking at all of the Creators and Keywords associated with a Creator and highlighting the. Kentucky's Western Waterlands region is at the western edge of the state, and is home to popular outdoor recreation areas around Kentucky Lake, Lake Barkley and Land Between the Lakes.

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Second-Order Communities in Western Kentucky: Site Survey and Excavations at Late Woodland and Mississippi Period Sites () The Turk Site: a Mississippi Period Town in Western Kentucky. Test Excavations and Mapping Project () The Turk Site: a Mississippian Town of the Western Kentucky Border ().

There are many Mississippian town sites in western Kentucky, such as the Adams, Backusburg, Canton, Chambers, Jonathan Creek, McLeod's Bluff, Rowlandtown, Sassafras Ridge, Turk, Twin Mounds, and Wickliffe sites. The Wickliffe Mounds in far western Kentucky were inhabited from CE.

There were two large platform mounds and eight smaller. The Mississippian stone statuary are artifacts of polished stone in the shape of human figurines made by members of the Mississippian culture ( to CE) and found in archaeological sites in the American Midwest and Southeast.

Two distinct styles exist; the first is a style of carved flint clay found over a wide geographical area but believed to be from the American Bottom area and. The Mississippian culture was a mound-building Native American civilization that flourished in what is now the Midwestern, Eastern, and Southeastern United States from approximately tovarying regionally.

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The Marshall Site is an Early Mississippian culture archaeological site located near Bardwell in Carlisle County, Kentucky, on a bluff spur overlooking the Mississippi River floodplain. The site was occupied from about to about CE during the James Bayou Phase of the local chronology and was abandoned sometime during the succeeding Dorena es: Late Woodland, Mississippian culture.

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The first to flee crossed the river on ice in February, though many perished, and, at the site where I now stood, the survivors huddled and looked back on the temple and the town they had : David Carkeet.

Mississippi confluence region, with specific reference to the Mississippian pe­ riod in western Kentucky, an area in which I have conducted extensive field re­ search (e.g., Kreisa; Kreisa and Edging ).

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