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Harney Flats: A Florida Paleoindian Site

I. Randolph Daniel Jr. and Michael Wisenbaker

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781683400226
eISBN:
9781683400950
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400226.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

This book presents the results of archaeological excavations conducted at Harney Flats, one of the archaeological sites found as part of the I-75 Highway Salvage Program, administered by the Florida ... More


Paleoindian Societies of the Coastal Southeast

James S. Dunbar

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780813062686
eISBN:
9780813051673
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062686.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This book details important study contexts in southeastern Paleoindian archaeology. The chapter 1 overview of paradigm-based approaches to Paleoindian archaeology on both national and regional levels ... More


New Directions in the Search for the First Floridians

David K. Thulman and Ervan G. Garrison (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781683400738
eISBN:
9781683400875
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400738.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

New Directions in the Search for the First Floridians had its genesis in research and ideas focused on the state and future of Paleoindian studies in Florida but also reaching into the Early Archaic ... More


Fast Forward, 1930–1941

David J. Meltzer

in The Great Paleolithic War: How Science Forged an Understanding of America's Ice Age Past

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226293226
eISBN:
9780226293363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226293363.003.0009
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Folsom inspired dozens of investigators to search for other early sites, and a tangible lesson: to find sites like search for large mammal bones, then look for associated artifacts. Of the nearly ... More


Paleoindian Settlement in the Southeastern United States: The Role of Large Databases

James S. Dunbar

in New Directions in the Search for the First Floridians

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781683400738
eISBN:
9781683400875
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400738.003.0014
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

The authors cite two large research open-access databases developed in recent years, popularly known by their acronyms PIDBA (Paleoindian Database of the Americas) and DINAA (Digital Index of North ... More


When the Levee Breaks: Small Decisions and Big Floods at the End of the Last Ice Age

D. Shane Miller and Jesse Tune

in Investigating the Ordinary: Everyday Matters in Southeast Archaeology

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781683400219
eISBN:
9781683400578
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400219.003.0002
Subject:
Archaeology, Methodology and Techniques

This chapter offers an examination of complexity theory and everyday decision-making in the Paleoindian Period and its effects on the archaeological record. Using several studies, the authors argue ... More


Introduction

David K. Thulman

in New Directions in the Search for the First Floridians

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781683400738
eISBN:
9781683400875
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400738.003.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Today, research into Early Florida (circa 15,000–9,000 cal B.P.) is blossoming and entering an exciting phase that has the potential to reveal much about early Floridians in particular, and wider ... More


Paleoindian Archaeology in Florida in the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries

James S. Dunbar

in New Directions in the Search for the First Floridians

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781683400738
eISBN:
9781683400875
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400738.003.0002
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Thulman’s chapter opens this volume and reviews the status of not only Paleoindian but also subsequent temporal Archaeologies in Florida. Because the scholarship in this area is so large, it cannot ... More


What Does the Future Hold for First Floridian Studies?

James S. Dunbar

in New Directions in the Search for the First Floridians

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781683400738
eISBN:
9781683400875
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400738.003.0004
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

This chapter by Jessi Halligan examines the peopling of North America and, in particular, ancient Florida. Florida’s important role in First Americans studies demonstrates the importance and number ... More


The Old Vero Site and the Current Paleoindian Landscape of Florida

James S. Dunbar

in New Directions in the Search for the First Floridians

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781683400738
eISBN:
9781683400875
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400738.003.0005
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Dr. C. Andrew Hemmings revisits the historical context for the Old Vero Beach site, famous for its controversial place in early Paleoindian studies in the U.S. This chapter also recounts the study of ... More


Hunting an Underwater Mammoth: A Re-evaluation of the First Submerged Prehistoric Site Excavated in the Americas

James S. Dunbar

in New Directions in the Search for the First Floridians

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781683400738
eISBN:
9781683400875
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400738.003.0006
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Following on the rich preceding chapter, Smith revisits the Guest Mammoth site (8MR130). In 1973, Dr. Charles Hoffman planned and executed a comprehensive and precise underwater investigation at the ... More


Paleoindian Zooarchaeology in Florida

Rochelle A. Marrinan

in New Directions in the Search for the First Floridians

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781683400738
eISBN:
9781683400875
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400738.003.0010
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

This chapter deals with acquiring food, specifically the animal portion of the diet, in the Paleoindian Period. The authors discuss the historical roots of the sub-field in detail. Locations noted in ... More


Introduction

James S. Dunbar

in Paleoindian Societies of the Coastal Southeast

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780813062686
eISBN:
9780813051673
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062686.003.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Understanding the late Pleistocene human occupation of the Americas is important to our recognizing the assumptions and traditions of the nineteenth-century and twentieth-century researchers who have ... More


Research Background

I. Randolph Daniel and Michael Wisenbaker

in Harney Flats: A Florida Paleoindian Site

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781683400226
eISBN:
9781683400950
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400226.003.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

The I-75 Highway Salvage Program, administered by the Florida Division of Historical Resources (DHR) and funded by the Florida Department of Transportation and the Federal Highway Administration, ... More


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