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archeology of Mummy Cave, Wyoming

Wilfred M. Husted

archeology of Mummy Cave, Wyoming

an introduction to Shoshonean prehistory

by Wilfred M. Husted

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Published by United States Dept. of the Interior, National Park Service, Midwest Archeological Center in Lincoln, Neb .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mummy Cave (Wyo.),
  • Shoshone River, North Fork (Wyo.),
  • Wyoming,
  • Shoshone River, North Fork.
    • Subjects:
    • Shoshonean Indians -- Antiquities.,
    • Shoshonean Indians -- Implements.,
    • Projectile points -- Wyoming -- Shoshone River, North Fork.,
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Wyoming -- Shoshone River, North Fork.,
    • Animal remains (Archaeology) -- Wyoming -- Shoshone River, North Fork.,
    • Mummy Cave (Wyo.),
    • Shoshone River, North Fork (Wyo.) -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Wilfred M. Husted and Robert Edgar.
      SeriesMidwest Archeological Center special report ;, no. 4, Southeast Archeological Center technical reports series ;, no. 9, Special report (Midwest Archeological Center (U.S.)) ;, no. 4., Technical reports (Southeast Archeological Center (U.S.)) ;, no. 9.
      ContributionsEdgar, Robert.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE99.S39 H87 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 232 p. :
      Number of Pages232
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3625560M
      LC Control Number2002410764

        The discovery of the mummified remains led to significant speculation that the remains were a hoax. The presence of the gelatinous substance on Pedro’s head led some to believe that the remains were actually those of a deceased infant, recovered from a medical facility, or that the prospectors had created the remains using a crude form of taxidermy. Cody, Wyoming, a talented amateur archae ologist who was also deeply involved in the excavations of Mummy cave. The Mummy Cave report evolved out of a manuscript entitled The Archeology of Mum my Cave Wyoming: An Introduction to Shoshonean Prehistory authored by Wilfred M. Husted and Bob Edgar. The manuscript was completed and remained.

      Mummy Cave is a rock shelter and archeological site in Park County, Wyoming, United States, near the eastern entrance to Yellowstone National site is adjacent to the concurrent U.S. Routes 14/16/20, on the left bank of the North Fork of the Shoshone River:xii at an altitude of 6, feet (1, m) in Shoshone National Forest.. At its mouth, the cave is approximately feet (46 m. Mummy Cave: | | | | Mummy Cave | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive.

      Mummy Cave is a rock shelter and archeological site in Park County, Wyoming, United States, near the eastern entrance to Yellowstone National site is adjacent to the concurrent U.S. Routes 14/16/20, on the left bank of the North Fork of the Shoshone River at an altitude of 6, feet (1, m). At its mouth, the cave is approximately feet (46 m) wide, and it extends approximately. Animal Remains from Horned Owl Cave, Albany, Wyoming, , University of Wyoming, Contributions to Geology, Volume 6, Number 2: pages by Guilday, J. E. et al. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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Archeology of Mummy Cave, Wyoming by Wilfred M. Husted Download PDF EPUB FB2

Mummy Cave. Wilfred M. Husted Billings, Montana. Mummy Cave is a large overhang or rock-shelter situated in the valley of the North Fork of the Shoshone River between Cody and Yellowstone National Park in northwest Wyoming.

The site was named after a Native American burial preserved by the dry conditions in the shelter. Mummy Cave Wyoming book considered one of the most important archaeological sites in Wyoming and the Rocky Mountains. The earliest layers of artifact from Mummy Cave date back to BC.

Most of the evidence points to the conclusion that those who occupied Mummy Cave were big game hunters from the Great Plains. The Archeology of Mummy Cave, Wyoming: An Introduction to Shoshonean Prehistory. Wilfred M. Husted and Robert Edgar Few archeological sites provide a look into a broad section of the past, exposing in one awesome stroke, the splendor, the magnificence, and Wyoming book mystery of cultural successes and failures over long periods of time.

The Archaeology of Mummy Cave Wyoming An Introduction to Shoshonean Prehistory Paperback – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback, January 1, "Please retry" — — — Paperback — The Amazon Book ReviewManufacturer: National Park Service.

Mummy Cave is a rock shelter and archeological site in Park County, Wyoming, United States, near the eastern entrance to Yellowstone National site is adjacent to the concurrent U.S.

Routes 14/16/20, on the left bank of the North Fork of the Shoshone River: xii at an altitude of 6, feet (1, m) in Shoshone National Forest. At its mouth, the cave is approximately feet (46 m Coordinates: 44°27′″N °44′″W. Dr. Larwrence Todd reported, “Mummy Cave is unique in this area because it has layer, after layer, after layer of occupations through about ten thousand years of time.” Dr.

Todd, from Meeteetse, is an expert on ice melt archaeology in the mountains of northwest Wyoming. Buy The archeology of Mummy Cave, Wyoming: An introduction to Shoshonean prehistory by Husted, Wilfred M (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Wilfred M Husted.

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The archeology of Mummy Cave, Wyoming [electronic resource]: an introduction to Shoshonean prehistory / by Wilfred M. Husted and Robert Edgar U.S. Dept. of the Interior, National Park Service, Midwest Archeological Center Lincoln, Neb Australian/Harvard Citation.

Husted, Wilfred M. & Edgar, Robert. & Midwest Archeological Center (U.S.). Mummy Cave Mummy Cave is a rock shelter that was first given serious attention in and was subsequently excavated by the Buffalo Bill Historical Center.

Radiocarbon dates from the deposits in the cave range from years B.C. to A.D. The site was called “a major discovery in Wyoming archaeology” and “one of the key sites.

The Archeology of Mummy Cave, Wyoming: An Introduction to Shoshonean Prehistory By Wilfred M. Husted and Robert Edgar Midwest Archeological Center Special Report No. 4 and Southeast Archeological Center Technical Reports Series No.

9 United. Archeology of Mummy Cave Wyoming An Introduction to Shoshonean Prehistory on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Map shows the eight plus miles of cave known in Currently over twenty miles of cave passages and chambers have been explored with the expectation of more to be discovered.

After Hill, C., Sutherland, W., and Tierney, L.,Caves of Wyoming: Geological Survey of Wyoming [Wyoming State Geological Survey] Bulle Sheet 2. THE ARCHEOLOGY OF MUMMY CAVE, WYOMING: AN INTRODUCTION TO SHOSHONEAN PREHISTORY. By Wilfred M. Husted and Robert Edgar. Abstract. Additional Physical Format: Husted, Wilfred M.

Archeology of Mummy Cave, Wyoming: an introduction to Shoshonean prehistory xii, p. (OCoLC)   Mummy Cave, west of Cody. Northern Wyoming. The Medicine Wheel, on US 14A between Lovell and Burgess Junction.

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Bighorn Canyon Archeology. Publications in Salvage Archeology, No. River Basin Surveys, Smithsonian Institution, Lincoln. Husted, Wilfred M. And Robert Edgar. The Archeology of Mummy Cave, Wyoming: An Introduction to Shoshonean Prehistory. Mummy Cave is one of those rare and wonderful sites — lovingly appreciated, but much of it unknown and hidden from our full view for nearly 40 years.

This volume brings to life a wonderful picture of the material culture and history of mountain dwellers during the past 9, years. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. The archeology of Mummy Cave, Wyoming [electronic resource]: an introduction to Shoshonean prehistory in SearchWorks catalog.

They saw as the University of Wyoming anthropologist told interviewers the story of a tiny mummy, found in a Wyoming cave decades before, displayed as a curiosity, examined, stolen and gone.Citation. Midwest Archeological Center Special Report No. 4 and Southeast Archeological Center Technical Reports Series No.

9 ().Cite this Record. The Archaeology of Mummy Cave, Wyoming: An Introduction to Shoshonean Prehistory. Wilfred M. Husted, Robert Edgar. (tDAR id: ).