Prehistoric farmers of the Susquehanna Valley Clemson Island culture and the St. Anthony site by R. Michael Stewart

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Published by Archaeological Services in Bethlehem, CT (P.O. Box 386, Bethlehem, CT, 06751-0386) .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Woodland culture -- Pennsylvania -- Lewisburg.,
  • Indians of North America -- Pennsylvania -- Lewisburg -- Antiquities.,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Pennsylvania -- Lewisburg.,
  • Saint Anthony Site (Lewisburg, Pa.),
  • Lewisburg (Pa.) -- Antiquities.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-225).

Book details

Statementby R. Michael Stewart.
SeriesOccasional publications in northeastern anthropology -- no. 13, Occasional publications in northeastern anthropology -- no. 13.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 225 p. :
Number of Pages225
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22372644M

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Anthony Site. Occasional publications in Northeastern Archaeology, No. Stewart. Dale. Prehistoric Ceramics of the Delaware Valley. Special Publication of the Archaeological Society of New Jersey and the New Jersey Department of Transportation. Prehistoric Farmers of the Susquehanna Valley: Clemson Island Culture and the St.

Anthony Site. Occasional Publications in Northeastern Anthropology, Number Archaeological Services, Bethlehem, Connecticut. The Susquehanna Greenway is a landscape full of opportunities not only for hiking, biking and paddling, but also for rich cultural and historic treasures, some of which have ghostly pasts.

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The Susquehannock people were American Indians who lived in areas adjacent to the Susquehanna River and its tributaries from the southern part of what is now New York, through Pennsylvania, to the mouth of the Susquehanna in Maryland. They are the first humans to be acknowledged in any written account of the Susquehanna Valley.

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