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Data Recording Strategies for Nuvakwewtaqa Repatriation

Author(s): Nathan Wilson

Year: 2015

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Summary

This poster presents a discussion of the various data recording methods implemented in the NAGPRA Repatriation of materials from Nuvakwewtaqa, Chavez Pass, Arizona. A number of different artifact types were analyzed in processing this collection, and artifact analysis associated with this project used a multi-stage approach. As this analysis required data recording following each stage, a well-organized, comprehensive multi-stage data recording strategy was constructed. This strategy, including extensive photography and comprehensive data entry, necessitated a continuous interplay with artifact analysis. Protocols for each stage of data recording will be presented, discussed, and evaluated.

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Data Recording Strategies for Nuvakwewtaqa Repatriation. Nathan Wilson. Presented at The 80th Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology, San Francisco, California. 2015 ( tDAR id: 396125)


Keywords

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Data Entry NAGPRA

Geographic Keywords
North America - Southwest


Spatial Coverage

min long: -115.532; min lat: 30.676 ; max long: -102.349; max lat: 42.033 ;

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