The Terminal Woodland: examining late occupation on mound D at Toltec Mounds (3LN42), Central Arkansas

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dc.contributor Galbraith, Marysia H.
dc.contributor Horton, Elizabeth T.
dc.contributor Wolfgram, Matthew S.
dc.contributor.advisor Brown, Ian W.
dc.contributor.author Alspaugh, Kara Rister
dc.date.accessioned 2017-03-01T17:11:30Z
dc.date.available 2017-03-01T17:11:30Z
dc.date.issued 2014
dc.identifier.other u0015_0000001_0001712
dc.identifier.other Alspaugh_alatus_0004M_12123
dc.identifier.uri https://ir.ua.edu/handle/123456789/2162
dc.description Electronic Thesis or Dissertation
dc.description.abstract The Toltec Mounds site (3LN42) (A.D. 700-1050) in central Arkansas has intrigued archaeologists for decades. Although it dates well within the Woodland Period and has many features characteristic of a Woodland Period site, including grog-tempered pottery and a reliance on hunting and gathering, its mound-and-plaza layout is an architectural design suggestive of the later Mississippi Period (A.D. 1000-1500). This confusion is addressed in this thesis by examining two ceramic assemblages from different building stages of Mound D, the last mound to be altered at the site. The ceramics show an affiliation with northeastern Arkansas that has been underemphasized in the past, and that may provide more information on Toltec's relationships with its neighbors through the end of the Woodland Period.
dc.format.extent 76 p.
dc.format.medium electronic
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language English
dc.language.iso en_US
dc.publisher University of Alabama Libraries
dc.relation.ispartof The University of Alabama Electronic Theses and Dissertations
dc.relation.ispartof The University of Alabama Libraries Digital Collections
dc.relation.hasversion born digital
dc.rights All rights reserved by the author unless otherwise indicated.
dc.subject.other Native American studies
dc.title The Terminal Woodland: examining late occupation on mound D at Toltec Mounds (3LN42), Central Arkansas
dc.type thesis
dc.type text
etdms.degree.department University of Alabama. Dept. of Anthropology
etdms.degree.discipline Anthropology
etdms.degree.grantor The University of Alabama
etdms.degree.level master's
etdms.degree.name M.A.


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