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The archaeology of Hidden Cave, Nevada

David Hurst Thomas

The archaeology of Hidden Cave, Nevada

by David Hurst Thomas

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Published by American Museum of Natural History in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Antiquities,
  • Indians of North America

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 410-430.

    StatementDavid Hurst Thomas, editor and contributor ; with contributions by Nancy K. Bernstein ... [et al.] ; illustrations by Dennis O"Brien and Nicholas Amorosi. --
    SeriesAnthropological papers of the American Museum of Natural History -- v. 61, pt. 1, Anthropological papers of the American Museum of Natural History -- v. 61, pt. 1.
    ContributionsAmerican Museum of Natural History
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN2 .A51 v. 61, pt. 1
    The Physical Object
    Pagination430 p. :
    Number of Pages430
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26564474M

    The Nevada Archaeological Association (NAA) is a (c)3 non-profit organization consisting of professional, academic, and avocational archaeologists, with members throughout the state and across the nation, regional chapters, and several affiliated societies. The four caves examined include two known archaeological sites (Ogof Colomendy and one of the Boyd Dawkins caves at Llandegla); one with no previous archaeology recorded (Caerwys Cave 3), and one 'new' cave with intact deposits (Eryrys Hill Cave). Although this is a promising start, so much more could be done to identify more sites containing.

    The Archaeology of Hidden Cave, Nevada (Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, Part 1) by David Hurst Thomas 1 edition - first published in Wheat invited Mark R. Harrington, an archaeologist who had excavated Southern Nevada’s Lost City and Gypsum Cave sites, to take a look at the cave. While searching for the small opening to the cave, Harrington is said to have remarked that “this is certainly one hidden cave”—which is .

      Thomas, who did excavations of Hidden Cave in the late s, lends his expertise to the importance of the Hidden Cave discovery. "The goal of the 'Hidden Cave' video project is to vividly illustrate why Hidden Cave remains such a unique and valuable link to . Archaeology and caves. Archaeology can be a difficult subject to get your head around - stratigraphy, relative dating, absolute dating, typology, burial environments, weathering, magnetometry - and these are just a few of the unfamiliar words the uninitiated might encounter. Yet these are nothing compared with the many aspects of archaeological theory and changing archaeological paradigms.


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For further information about Hidden Cave, we recommend reading The Archaeology of Hidden Cave, Nevada, Vol. Part 1, edited by David Hurst Thomas. The book was published by the Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, New.

ISSN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Issued J " Description: pages: illustrations, maps ; 26 cm. Series Title: Anthropological papers of. The Little Known Cave In Nevada That Everyone Should Explore At Least Once. If you’re a cave enthusiast or a history enthusiast (or both), you’ll definitely want to check out this amazing cave hiding near Fallon, Nevada.

Aptly named Hidden Cave, this archaeological treasure has preserved some truly incredible artifacts from the past. The archaeology of Hidden Cave, Nevada. Anthropological papers of the AMNH ; v.

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Hidden Cave is an archaeological site which was listed on the National Register of Historic Places, inas part of Grimes Point. The cave itself was formed aro years ago by the waves of rising Pleistocene Lake Lahontan.

In the mid's, the cave was found by four school boys, the first 20th century humans to do so. Hidden Cave is an archaeological cave site located in the Great Basin near Fallon, Nevada, United got its name from Mark Harrington, who first excavated the cave and had a hard time finding the entrance, who said at the time, "This is one hidden cave!"Location: Great Basin, Nevada, USA.

From L.L. Loud’s excavation of Lovelock Cave in to the present day, archaeologists have gravitated to sites throughout the state of Nevada. Excavations that started in the mids at the Pueblo Grande de Nevada (Lost City) in Southern Nevada’s Moapa Valley accelerated in the s with the imminent completion of Boulder (Hoover) Dam.

Discoveries from Kanab, Salt Lake City, the Santa Catalina island, the Belt Mountains in Montana inWest Virginia inMississippiNevadaetc. – all of these giant mummy discoveries bear striking resemblance to the documented finds in Brewer Cave, since they too were accompanied by varied metal plates bearing : Aleksa Vučković.

He reported the discoveries and the skeletons were excavated by the Nevada State Museum, where they are now on display. In an interview with ARCHAEOLOGY magazine three days before his latest arrest, Harelson maintained that he intended to hand over the artifacts from Elephant Mountain Cave to the Nevada State Museum.

"I'm not a thief," said. There is a cave near Fallon, Nevada that’s basically a garage. A 3, year old garage that stored tools, spears, baskets, and fishing gear, and other stuff for millennia.

Aptly called Hidden Author: Anne Reddington. Lovelock Cave, known also as Bat Cave, Horseshoe Cave, Sunset Guano Cave and Indian Cave is located 20 miles south of modern day Lovelock, Nevada. It’s a very old cave that pre-dates humans on the continent and in prehistoric times was underneath Lake Lahontan.

Ina mining engineer from Lovelock named John T. Reid was told of the legend. The hunter-gatherers who built the fires would have used an entrance hidden by a mound of rocks, and traveled along a narrow, foot-long tunnel to reach the cave, which measures about feet.

The Archaeology of Hidden Cave, Nevada __ "Hidden Cave presides over central Nevada's now-arid Carson Desert. Gouged out ab years ago by the waves of rising Pleistocene Lake Lahontan, Hidden Cave is sealed beneath the cemented surface gravels of the Stillwater Range.".

[See myear-old points, including the biggest point of its kind ever found: “Over 1, Ancient Stone Tools, Left by Great Basin Hunters, Found in Utah Desert“] Together, the newly found sites are providing the best view yet of the distant past in this corner of the Great Basin, Adams said. And they also prove that GIS-based predictive modeling can work, he added, providing a.

OCLC Number: Notes: "December " Description: v, pages: illustrations ; 28 cm. Contents: Kachina Cave / Donald R. Tuohy --Excavation in Amy's Shelter, eastern Nevada / Ruth Gruhn --Smith Creek Cave / Alan L. Bryan --Council Hall Cave / Alan L. Bryan --The archaeological fauna of four sites in Smith Creek Canyon / Susanne J.

Miller --Bighorn sheep and Great Basin prehistory. A fact from Hidden Cave appeared on Wikipedia's Main Page in the Did you know. column on 18 December (check views).The text of the entry was as follows: "Did you know that Hidden Cave, an archaeological cave site located in the Great Basin near Fallon, Nevada, got its name because its entrance was difficult to find?"; A record of the entry may be seen at Wikipedia:Recent additions.

The archaeology of Hidden Cave, Nevada. New York: American Museum of Natural History. MLA Citation. Thomas, David Hurst. The archaeology of Hidden Cave, Nevada / David Hurst Thomas, editor and contributor ; with contributions by Nancy K.

Bernstein. Smith Creek Cave (Nevada State Museum Anthropological papers) [Bryan, Alan Lyle] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Smith Creek Cave (Nevada State Museum Anthropological papers)Author: Alan Lyle Bryan. Several caves are open to the public for interpretive tours, while one particularly interesting cave, Hidden Cave, is led by the Bureau of Land Management.

Geology enthusiasts rejoice: Hidden Cave, which continues to be an ongoing archaeological dig site, exposes fascinat year. Archeology of Etna Cave, Lincoln County, Nevada [Wheeler, S.

M] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Archeology of Etna Cave, Lincoln County, NevadaAuthor: S. M Wheeler.If you are looking for Grimes Point - Hidden Cave Archaeological Site travel information, Expedia has you covered. When visiting the Carson City area, Expedia can provide you with extensive Grimes Point - Hidden Cave Archaeological Site information, as well as great savings on nearby hotels and flights!FALLON, NEVADA—Vandals have struck Hidden Cave, an archaeological site that has yielded thousands of artifacts ranging in age from 5, to years old.