Archaeological Excavations at AZ I:10:30 (ASM), A Sinagua Settlement: Townsend-Divide Unit I, U.S. Highway 89, Coconino County, Arizona [No. 169]
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Other TitlesArizona State Museum Archaeological Series No. 169
CitationTagg, Martyn D., and Robert W. Layhe. 1985. Archaeological Excavations at AZ I:10:30 (ASM), A Sinagua Settlement: Townsend-Divide Unit I, U.S. Highway 89, Coconino County, Arizona. Arizona State Museum Archaeological Series No. 169. Arizona State Museum, University of Arizona, Tucson.
DescriptionArchaeological Excavations at AZ I:10:30 (ASM), A Sinagua Settlement: Townsen-Divide Unit I, U.S. Highway 89, Coconino County, Arizona by Martyn D. Tagg and Robert W. Layhe. Contributions by Anne R. Baldwin, J. Michael Bremer, Lisa W. Huckell, Barbara A. Murphy, Marilyn B. Saul, Arthur W. Vokes, L. Keiko Yoshikawa. Prepared for Arizona Department of Transportation Project No. F-037-1 (8). Submitted by Cultural Resource Management Division, Arizona State Museum, University of Arizona, 1985, Archaeological Series No. 169.
AbstractThis report describes and discusses archaeological data recovery at a Sinagua site (AZ 1:10:30, ASM) within an Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) right-of-way near Flagstaff, Arizona. A brief discussion of the research potential of the site and of the cultural history and natural setting of the region is provided. This is followed by feature descriptions, artifact analyses and results, and interpretations of the subsistance patterns, chronology, and external relationships of the inhabitants of the site. Specialized analyses are provided in four appendixes at the end of the report. The investigations at Townsend-Divide (AZ 1:10:30, ASM), involving excavations on a small portion of a larger site, revealed two pit houses and four burials associated with the late Rio de Flag, Angell-Winona phases (A.D. 1000 to 1100). This work added useful information to our understanding of the Sinagua in the Flagstaff region in the Preeruptive-Posteruptive period, just after the formation of Sunset Crater in A.D. 1064 to 1066.
Series/Report no.Arizona State Museum Archaeological Series, 169
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