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Shell middens in the United States

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Ancient Indian Shell Midden Site - California

Finding Lost Civilization Series. Explore an ancient Rumsen Indian shell midden site along the Big Sur coastline. In several California shell midden sites th...

Gathering of the Tribes Part 2/16 - Original Peoples - Shell Middens

I had the honor of videotaping this educational talk on and by the Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua & Siuslaw Indians (CTCLUSI) and the Confederated...

archaeoLOGIC - Ep.22 - Shell Midden

We're talkin' trash on this episode!

Gathering of the Tribes Part 6/16 - Shell Middens cont'd. - Transportation & Tools

I had the honor of videotaping this educational talk on and by the Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua & Siuslaw Indians (CTCLUSI) and the Confederated...

Shell Midden Mound at Hontoon Island State Park

The first inhabitants of the island were the Native Indians for thousands of years. Snails gathered from the shallows of the St. Johns River were a staple fo...

Shell Middens and Roadway Impacts

Cathy Lowenstein, from the Florida Forest Service, tells us about shell middens and discusses roadway impacts. http://floridablackbearscenicbyway.org/

Gathering of the Tribes Part 5/16 - Shell Middens cont'd. - Head Flattening

I had the honor of videotaping this educational talk on and by the Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua & Siuslaw Indians (CTCLUSI) and the Confederated...

Strandloper Shell Middens

East Texas arrowheads todays finds 5/22/11. Shell midden

Took a little trip along the river today after 5 inches of rain this week. All that rain sure did wash out the birds! Our son Lake found a nice point and all...

Living Amid Middens Part 1

"Living Amid Middens—Preserving the Past, Looking to the Future" Phyllis Steeves, Archaeologist and Tribal Liaison for the Siuslaw National Forest October 9,...

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28 news items

Sarasota (blog)

Sarasota (blog)
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:30:00 -0700

Another one of the great old homes of Sarasota has come on the market, and this one is a stunner. Known as Old Oaks, it was one of the grand local showplaces back in the 1930s through 1960s, when a couple named McLeod entertained the town's elite.

Press Herald

Press Herald
Sun, 26 Oct 2014 01:03:10 -0700

The vast areas of shell middens are not the prehistoric middens found in so many places along the Maine coast, Devine said. Archaeologists determined they were trash piles cast aside from the island community in the late 19th century. The middens ...

Daily Review

Daily Review
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 21:30:00 -0700

... ancient species of fat-tailed kangaroo, seabirds, and Aboriginal ceremonies. Further, the site has a great layering of archaeologically interesting objects. To quote from the Burrup organisation's website, it contains “camp sites, quarries and ...

Lompoc Record

Lompoc Record
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 17:14:40 -0700

Haslouer has been on a number of archaeological digs, from prehistoric Native American shell middens to Spanish colonial buildings and aquaducts in downtown Santa Barbara to historic oil fields in Santa Maria. "This is completely different because this ...
Brunswick News
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 21:06:09 -0700

Also on the property are the shell middens once used by native Americans that are estimated to be around 4,500 years old. The couple meandered along the marsh line near the old Taylor's Fish Camp that once operated on the property and read the ...

CBS Local

CBS Local
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 12:22:42 -0700

“What I know about shell middens is those are prayer offerings,” he said. “It shows that there was a settlement there. So I guess if they dig further they'll probably find pottery.” The Parks Department's historic preservation division is taking a ...

Florida Today

Florida Today
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 15:17:50 -0700

MELBOURNE — Bob Gross' fascination with archaeology here — from shell middens to skulls studied by the Smithsonian — started when he was 9 years old and playing Parcheesi with a neighbor lady in exchange for Kool-Aid and cookies. Frances ...
Brunswick News
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 21:04:44 -0700

The St. Simons Land Trust will host a community celebration weekend at Cannon's Point Preserve this weekend. A dedication ceremony, which requires reservations, will be at 11 a.m. Friday. A series of walks on photography, birding, historical and ...

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