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    • Prehistoric art of the Alaskan Eskimo

    • Collins, Henry B. (Henry Bascom)
    • Eskimo art. Eskimos -- Alaska. Collins, Henry B. (Henry Bascom), 1899-1987.
    • Includes 24 plates. Due to limitations of program, full text not available.
    • Archaeological survey of Chihuahua, Mexico

    • Sayles, E. B. (Edwin Booth), 1892-1977
    • Archaeological surveying; Indians of Central America; Architecture, Prehistoric; Indian pottery; Pottery, Prehistoric; Indians of North America; Antiquities
    • (36,648kb pdf) Archaeological survey of Chihuahua, Mexico to determine the culture groups that may have inhabited or influenced the development of culture in the area.
    • Archeology of St. Lawrence island, Alaska

    • Collins, Henry B. (Henry Bascom)
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Alaska. Eskimos -- Alaska -- Saint Lawrence Island -- Antiquities. Saint Lawrence Island (Alaska) Collins, Henry B. (Henry Bascom), 1899-1987.
    • Includes 84 plates. Due to the limitations of program, full text is not available.
    • Analysis of Hohokam pottery design

    • Amsden, Charles Avery, 1899-1941
    • Ceramics; Indian pottery; Hohokam pottery; Indians of North America; Antiquities
    • (15,380kb pdf) Analysis of design techniques and treatments used in Hohokam pottery.
    • Arizona Highways, January 2004

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, January 2004

      Contents:
      02 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      03 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      06 COVER: A STORY OF NAVAJO SURVIVAL A writer walks into desolate sandstone canyons of...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1992

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, June 1992

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Our writer surveys the length and breadth of the Arizona kitsch market and finds just what she bargained for – and more.
      03 LETTERS
      04 ROCK ART. NAVAJO ROCK ART Text by...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1988

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, November 1988

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 WICKENBURG AT 125 by Jerry Eaton. Like many a community founded on a mineral strike, Wickenburg might be only a ghost town today had it not been for a...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1986

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 1986

      Contents:
      THE NEW INDIVIDUALISTS: A SPECTACULAR VISUAL JOURNEY THROUGH THE REALM OF NATIVE AMERICAN FINE ART
    • Arizona Highways, May 1984

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 1984

      Contents:
      01 CONTENTS
      03 ARIZONA’S ARCHITECTURE. FROM HOMEGROWN GARDEN OF ALLAH TO GREAT AMERICAN TRANSPLANT by Lawrence W. Cheek.
      10 DENNIS NUMKENA: BUILDING ON AN ANASAZI HERITAGE by Vicky Hay....
    • Lake Havasu City McCulloch Corridor Improvement Study

    • HDR Engineering Inc.
    • Lake Havasu City (Ariz.)--Planning; Traffic surveys--Arizona--Lake Havasu City; Transportation--Arizona--Lake Havasu City; City planning--Arizona--Lake Havasu City;
    • This title contains one or more publications
    • Arizona milepost: your local technical assistance program

    • Arizona. Local Technical Assistance Program.
    • Technology transfer--Arizona; Transportation planning--Arizona; Transportation--Research; Transportation--Technological innovations;
    • This title contains one or more publications. Newsletter.
    • Rio Rico Walking and Biking Study Final Report

    • RBF Consulting
    • Trails--Arizona--Rio Rico--Planning; Pedestrian areas--Arizona--Rio Rico--Planning; Bicycle trails--Arizona--Rio Rico--Planning
    • This title contains one or more publications.
    • Traffic safety for school areas guidelines

    • Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Traffic safety and children--Arizona; School children--Arizona--Safety measures--Planning; Schools--Arizona--Safety measures;
    • This title contains one or more publications.
    • State Route (SR) 179 Project e-newsletter

    • Arizona. Dept. of Transportation.
    • Highway research--Arizona--Periodicals; Highway planning--Arizona--Periodicals;
    • This title contains one or more publications. An e-newsletter of the Arizona Department of Transportation SR 179 Improvement Project.
    • Human, Animal, Curvilinear, Linear, Rectilinear, and Other Petroglyphs

    • Archaic, Hohokam, or Patayan
    • Rock art--Arizona; Sacred sites; Petroglyphs;
    • Petroglyphs that appear to have animal-like features have been interpreted to represent hunting in the area. Before Adobe Dam was built, Skunk Creek crossed the valley and met Hedgpeth Hills at the place where most petroglyphs are concentrated. ...
    • Curvilinear and Complex Petroglyphs

    • Archaic, Hohokam, or Patayan
    • Rock art--Arizona; Sacred sites; Petroglyphs;
    • The rocks of Hedgpeth Hills were formed by volcanic activity millions of years ago. As lava cooled, it cracked into large boulders. This kind of volcanic rock is called andesitic basalt. In arid regions, a thin dark film called desert varnish...
    • Curvilinear and Complex Petroglyphs

    • Archaic, Hohokam, or Patayan
    • Rock art--Arizona; Sacred sites; Petroglyphs;
    • Squiggly lines and spirals may relate to Mesoamerican representations of snakes, water, and the “feathered serpent deity,” Quetzalcoatl. While the place of origin of the Hohokam remains highly disputed, petroglyphs such as these may support the...
    • Human, Animal, Curvilinear, Linear, Rectilinear, and Other Petroglyphs

    • Archaic, Hohokam, or Patayan
    • Rock art--Arizona; Sacred sites; Petroglyphs;
    • Rock art representative of the Hohokam includes elements of animal and human-like beings, scrolls, circles, and other geometric designs.

      Hohokam people adapted to the extreme conditions of the Sonoran Desert and the seasonal abundance of...
    • Curvilinear, Circles, Spirals, Linear, Rectilinear and Complex Petroglyphs

    • Archaic, Hohokam, or Patayan
    • Rock art--Arizona; Sacred sites; Petroglyphs;
    • The petroglyphs at the Deer Valley Rock Art Center face east, towards the rising sun. In the Southwest, petroglyphs sometimes mark the movement of the sun, constellations, planets, the moon, and other celestial bodies. However, no light patterns...
    • Curvilinear, Circles, Spirals, and Complex Petroglyphs

    • Archaic, Hohokam, or Patayan
    • Rock art--Arizona; Sacred sites; Petroglyphs;
    • Petroglyphs are generally found in areas that show evidence of permanent and seasonal habitation, farming, travel, and subsistence activities. Rock art associated with the Hohokam is often found in habitation and agricultural areas near irrigation...
    • Curvilinear, Circles, Spirals, and Complex Petroglyphs

    • Archaic, Hohokam, or Patayan
    • Rock art--Arizona; Sacred sites; Petroglyphs;
    • Petroglyphs that depict humans or spirit-beings suggest that rock art making may have been a part of religious practices. These practices can include rites of passage, weather influencing, curing illnesses, and ceremonial events. At the Deer...
    • Curvilinear, Linear and Rectilinear Petroglyphs

    • Archaic, Hohokam, or Patayan
    • Rock art--Arizona; Sacred sites; Petroglyphs;
    • These petroglyphs, in the shape of wavy lines, are symbols that elicit many interpretations and responses. Visitors at the Deer Valley Rock Art Center say they see snakes, rain, water ripples, heat vapors, and even a natural rhythm.
    • Some Southwestern pottery types, series IV

    • Haury, Emil W. (Emil Walter), 1904-1992
    • Ceramics; Indian Pottery; Archaeological surveying; Indians of North America; Antiquities; Pottery, Prehistoric; Hohokam culture; Mogollon culture; Mimbres culture
    • (22,910kb pdf) Archaeological surveys of the Mogollon and Mimbres cultures in order to better understand the Hohokam culture.
    • Some Southwestern pottery types, series II

    • Gladwin, Winifred, 1889-1965
    • Ceramics; Indian pottery; Indians of North America; Antiquities
    • (19,439kb pdf) Pottery from the Little Colorado River area is analyzed with the Chaco Canyon and Upper Gila River areas to define a possible new Little Colorado culture.
    • Chaco branch excavations at White Mound and in the Red Mesa Valley

    • Gladwin, Harold S. (Harold Sterling), 1883-1983
    • Archaeological surveying; Pueblo Indians; Indians of North America; Antiquities
    • (17,796kb, 13,414kb pdfs) Describes the excavations and findings at the White Mound and the Red Mesa Valley areas and their significance to the Pueblo cultures.
    • Excavations at Snaketown, IV: reviews and conclusions

    • Gladwin, Harold S. (Harold Sterling), 1883-1985
    • Hohokam culture; Excavations (Archaeology)
    • Re-analyzes the original data from Snaketown in light of increased knowledge of adjacent cultures and developments in tree-ring research.
    • Some Southwestern pottery types, series V

    • Sayles, E. B. (Edwin Booth),1892-1977
    • Ceramics; Indian pottery; Archaeological surveying; Indians of North America; Antiquities; Pottery, Prehistoric; Mogollon culture
    • The purpose of this report is to describe the pottery types which developed in the Chihuahua Branch series. The types covered include: Medanos Red-on-brown, Dublan Polychrome, Villa Ahumada Polychrome, Babicora Polychrome, Madera Black-on-red,...
    • B-033

    • Unknown
    • Piipaash
    • Small globular Maricopa Black-on-cream bowl, roughly symmetrical, with an incurved rim. The bowl is pinkish gray both inside and outside; the interior surface is uneven, not highly polished, and has scraping marks. The base is flat with a deep...
    • B-054

    • Unknown
    • Piipaash
    • Small Maricopa Black-on-cream jar with a flat base, straight walls, high shoulder, and a small mouth. The shape is fairly symmetrical and exterior surface is smooth, highly polished with polishing striations and dark brown curvilinear decorations...

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