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AMS RADIOCARBON DATING OF SHELL FROM A SHELL MIDDEN AT SITE DuRu-1, VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA.

Author(s): Linda Scott Cummings ; Kathryn Puseman

Year: 2013

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A shell sample was submitted for AMS radiocarbon dating from site DcRu-1,a resource processing area, in southern Vancouver Island, British Columbia. The sample was recovered from an intact shell midden or processing pit located underneath a built up disturbance zone. AMS radiocarbon dating will provide temporal information for use of this feature, which is believed to have been during the last 2500 years.


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AMS RADIOCARBON DATING OF SHELL FROM A SHELL MIDDEN AT SITE DuRu-1, VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA.. Linda Scott Cummings, Kathryn Puseman. PRI Technical Report ,2013-037. 2013 ( tDAR id: 391603) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8CC11K9


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Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America