Early Sierra Nevada

Early Archaic Cascades
  • Peter N. Peregrine


Relative Time Period: Follows the Late Paleolndian tradition, precedes the Late Sierra Nevada tradition.


Holocene Hunt Barb Hanes Peregrine 

Suggested Readings

  1. Aikens, C. Melvin (1993). Archaeology of Oregon. Portland: U.S. Department of Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Oregon State Office.Google Scholar
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  3. Elsasser, Albert (1978). “Development of Regional Prehistoric Cultures. ” In Handbook of North American Indians, vol. 8 California, ed. R. F. Heizer. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 37–57.Google Scholar
  4. Mack, Joanne M. (1989). Upper Klamath River Canyon Prehistory. Klamath River Canyon Prehistory and Ethnology, Cultural Resource Series, no. 8, R. Hanes. Portland: W.S. Department of Agriculture Bureau of Land Management, Oregon State Office.Google Scholar
  5. Moratto, Michael J. (1984). California Archaeology. New York: Academic Press.Google Scholar
  6. Moratto, M. J., L. H. Shoup, and J. D. Tordoff (1988). Volume IX: Cultural Change in the Central Sierra, 8000 B.C.-A.D. 1950. Final Report on the New Melones Archaeological Project, ed. M. J. Moratto, Salinas, CA: Coyote Press.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter N. Peregrine
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  1. 1.Department of AnthropologyLawrence UniversityAppletonUSA

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