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Ancient Diesese in the Midwest (1969)
DOCUMENT Citation Only D. Morse.

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


Another interpretation of Long-Nosed God masks (1991)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Patricia O'Brien.

The following is an interpretation of Long-Nosed God masks. From O'Brien 1991 "Early State Economics: Cahokia, Capital of the Ramey State."


Appendix B - Glass Bead Descriptions by Provenience (2015)
DATASET Heather Walder.

This is a sortable version of Appendix B of the dissertation. Data recorded in this table include a description of all glass beads and pendants used in the project, detailed provenience information for each artifact, and an assignment to a Kidd and Kidd bead typology category.


Appendix C - Glass Bead Compositional Data (2015)
DATASET Heather Walder.

This is the complete compositional dataset for glass beads and pendants analyzed in the project. The data are in an Excel spreadsheet which may be sorted and edited. If you are using these data for comparative purposed, please be sure to cite the dissertation. Major elements are reported in weight percent of oxides, minor elements in parts per million.


Bell Site (47 WN 009) Spatial Analysis
PROJECT Uploaded by: Heather Walder

This project was a re-analysis of the spatial contexts and associations of artifacts from the Bell Site, near Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Feature-associated artifacts recovered by the UW-Oshkosh excavations were included in this project.


Bell Site Feature and Unit Centerpoints (2015)
GEOSPATIAL Uploaded by: Heather Walder

This is a collection of files that allow users to open the feature and unit centerpoints as a layer in GIS


Bell Site geodatabase (2015)
GEOSPATIAL Uploaded by: Heather Walder

Geodatabase for the Bell Site


Bell Site geodatabase - .mdb file (2015)
GEOSPATIAL Heather Walder. Yolona Ngandali.

.mdb version of the geodatabase will open in Microsoft Access or ArcGIS


Bell Site Polylines (2015)
GEOSPATIAL Uploaded by: Heather Walder

These are the site unit boundaries and include excavation areas of Wittry, Ostberg, and UW-Oshkosh


Big Boy pipe (2010)
IMAGE Timothy Pauketat.

This is a pipe figurine dubbed "Big Boy." It was made at Cahokia around AD 1100-1150, but found at Spiro, Oklahoma, in a context dating to around AD 1400. Interpreted as Red Horn or Morning Star by James Brown. Note the long nose god mask earrings.


Birdman - more bird than man (1978)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Phillip Phillips. Brown James.

This is an illustration and description of a shell exhibiting the Birdman from Spiro. From Phillips and Brown 1978, Plate 303.


Birdman cup (1978)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Phillip Phillips. James Brown.

This is a description and illustration of a shell cup from Spiro depicting the birdman. From Phillips and Brown 1978, Plate 298.


Birdman cup fragments (1978)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Phillip Phillips. James Brown.

This is an illustration and description of two fragments of a shell cup depicting the birdman. From Spiro, Oklahoma. From Phillips and Brown 1978, Plate 301.


Birdman gorget (1978)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Phillip Phillips. James Brown.

This is a description and illustration of a shell gorget from Spiro. This gorget has birdman imagery in the Braden style. From Phillips and Brown 1978, Plate 147.


Birdman image on pottery (2010)
IMAGE Timothy Pauketat.

This is a pottery sherd from Cahokia's Tract 15B with an etched image of the birdman. Dates to about AD 1300. Photo courtesy of Tim Pauketat.


Birdman images on shell cups (1978)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Phillip Phillips. James Brown.

This is a description and illustration of birdman imagery on shell cups. From Phillips and Brown 1978, Plate 170.


Birdman on shell (2007)
DOCUMENT Full-Text F. Kent Reilly.

This is an illustration of the birdman on a shell cup from Spiro. Reilly interprets this image as the Morning Star. From Reilly 2007 "The Petaloid Motif: A Celestial Symbolic Locative in the Shell Art of Spiro."


Birdman on shell cup, lower body (1978)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Phillip Phillips. James Brown.

This is a description and illustration of the birdman on a shell cup from Spiro. From Phillips and Brown 1978, Plate 299.


Birdman shell cup (1978)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Phillip Phillips. James Brown.

This is an illustration and description of a shell cup depicting a birdman from Spiro. From Phillips and Brown 1978, Plate 302.


Birdman shell fragments (1978)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Phillip Phillips. James Brown.

This is a description and illustration of several shell fragments with birdman imagery from Spiro. From Phillips and Brown 1978, Plate 304.


Birdman tablet (2010)
IMAGE Uploaded by: Jacob Skousen

This is the famous birdman tablet found at Cahokia. Dates to around AD 1200. Image from www.lithiccastinglab.com


Birdman with mostly human attributes (1978)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Phillip Phillips. James Brown.

This is a description and illustration of a shell cup with a birdman from Spiro. From Phillips and Brown 1978, Plate 300.


Bison Procurement and Utilization: a Symposium (1978)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Leslie B. Davis. Michael Wilson.

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


Bone Composition and the Reconstruction of Diet: Examples from the Midwestern United States (1982)
DOCUMENT Citation Only T. D. Price. M. Kavanagh.

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


Copper plate depicting Red Horn (2010)
IMAGE Uploaded by: Jacob Skousen

This is an image of a copper plate from Dunklin County, Missouri, dates between 1200 and 1400. Interpreted to be Birdman, Morning Star, or Red Horn by James Brown (2004, The Cahokian Expression: Creating Court and Cult. In Hero, Hawk, and Open Hand, Art Institute of Chicago). Image from smmercury.com