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Middle Prehistoric Period Adaptations and Paleoenvironment in the Northwestern Plains: The Sun River Site

  • Sally T. Greiser (a1), T. Weber Greiser (a1) and Susan M. Vetter (a1)

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The Sun River site (24CA74) near Great Falls, Montana, is significant because the six occupation levels span the millennia of notable climatic change from late Altithermal to Medithermal conditions. Informative paleoenvironmental data enhance the archaeological results. Sun River provides an important means for understanding prehistoric adaptations on the Northwestern Plains between 5200 and 3600 B.P.

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Middle Prehistoric Period Adaptations and Paleoenvironment in the Northwestern Plains: The Sun River Site

  • Sally T. Greiser (a1), T. Weber Greiser (a1) and Susan M. Vetter (a1)

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