Mimbres Periphery Study


The Mimbres Periphery Study focuses on Mimbres Mogollon adaptations and settlement in areas outside of the main Mimbres River Valley in Southwestern New Mexico. It was initiated by Robert J. Stokes in 1995 as a Ph.D. graduate student at the University of Oklahoma, and includes survey and excavation projects.

Cite this Record

Mimbres Periphery Study. ( tDAR id: 377790) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8RV0Q4R

This Resource is Part of the Following Collections

Temporal Coverage

Calendar Date: 750 to 1150 (Three Circle phase to end of Classic period)

Spatial Coverage

min long: -109.072; min lat: 31.653 ; max long: -107.666; max lat: 33.064 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Project Director(s): Robert Stokes

Submitted To(s): University of Oklahoma

Source Collections

OshKosh Museum, Oshkosh, Wisconsin contains the McDermott Ranch materials

Maxwell Museum, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque contains the Cooney Ranch - LA 5841 materials

Resources Inside this Project (Viewing 1-2 of 2)

  • Documents (2)


  1. Aspects of Land Tenure in an Ancient Southwestern Farming Society in the Mimbres Valley, New Mexico (2003)
  2. A Resurgence of Pothunting and Bulldozing Mimbres Sites on Private and Federal Lands in Southwestern New Mexico (2006)