Vol. 11 No. 4
A large portion of the Pacific Northwest’s ancient material culture was extremely perishable. But the exceptional preservation of the Mud Bay site has allowed archaeologists to recover such amazing items as 700-year-old basket fragments.
BY DOUGLAS GANTENBIEN
ARCHAEOLOGY FROM THE SKIES
Aerial photographer Adriel Heisey displays his passion for photographing archaeological sites.
A PICTURE OF ANCIENT LIFE AND DEATH
An excavation in Ohio offers insights into the Woodland peoples.
BY KRISTIN OHLSON
WHERE THE BISON ROAMED
Archaeologists are studying how Paleo-Indians and later people hunted bison and other game at the Lubbock Lake Landmark.
BY MARLENA HARTZ
A PASSION FOR FIELDWORK
Legendary archaeologist Cynthia Irwin-Williams overcame obstacles to make her mark in the field.
BY TAMARA STEWART