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ORGANIC RESIDUE (FTIR) ANALYSIS OF SAMPLES FROM SITE 48SW16682, SWEETWATER COUNTY, WYOMING

Author(s): Linda Scott Cummings ; Melissa K. Logan

Year: 2013

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Summary

Fill from three hearths at site 48SW16682 in Sweetwater County,Wyoming were submitted for organic residue analysis using Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR). FTIR analysis provides information concerning the compounds that were extracted from the fill samples. Information concerning foods that might have been processed in association with thermal features at this site is derived from matches with our reference library of raw and processed plants and animals.


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ORGANIC RESIDUE (FTIR) ANALYSIS OF SAMPLES FROM SITE 48SW16682, SWEETWATER COUNTY, WYOMING. Linda Scott Cummings, Melissa K. Logan. PRI Technical Report ,2013-018. 2013 ( tDAR id: 391582) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8319WSW


Keywords

Site Type
hearths

Investigation Types
Data Recovery / Excavation

General
FTIR

Geographic Keywords
Sweetwater County, Wyoming


Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): Linda Scott Cummings


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13-018-final.pdf 49.78kb Oct 7, 2013 10:47:15 AM Public
Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America