Volume 26 Number 1 Summer 2007



Reflections on Paddle Stamped Pottery: Symmetry Analysis of Swift Creek Paddle Designs
Thomas J. Pluckhahn

Cahokia's Mound 31: A Short-Term Construction at a Long-Term Site
Lynne P. Sullivan and TImothy R. Pauketat

A Model of Distribution and Preservation of Archaeological Sites Along Piedmont Streams: The Deep River, North Carolina
Keith C. Seramur, Ellen A. Cowan, Loretta Lautzenheiser, and Jane M. Eastman

Frequency Seriation, Correspondence Analysis, and Woodland Period Ceramic Assemblage Variation in the Deep South
Karen Y. Smith and Fraser D. Neiman

Analysis of a Paleoindian Stone Tool Assemblage from the Pasquotank Site (31Pkl) in Northeastern North Carolina
I. Randolph Daniel Jr., William H. Moore, and James Pritchard

Articulating Activity Areas and Formation Processes at the Sapelo Island Shell Ring Complex
Victor D. Thompson

1973 Excavations at the Upper Nodena Site
Robert C. Mainfort Jr., J. Matthew Compton, and Kathleen H. Cande

The Ocmulgee/Blackshear People and the Middleman Hypothesis: An Isotopic Evaluation
Bryan D. Tucker

Proto-Iroquoian Divergence in the Late Archaic-Early Woodland Period Transition of the Appalachian
Highlands Thomas R. Whyte


Antiquarians' Perspectives on Pinson Mounds Revisited: A Response to McNutt
Mary L. Kwas and Robert C. Mainfort Jr.

A Reply to Kwas's and Mainfort's Response to the Pinson Observatory
Charles H. McNutt


Johnson (ed.), Remote Sensing in Archaeology: An Explicitly North American Perspective, reviewed by Jeffrey S. Alvey

de Cunzo and Jameson, Jr. (eds.), Unlocking the Past: Celebrating Historical Archaeology in North America, reviewed by Thomas E. Beaman, Jr.

Bowne, The Westo Indians: Slave Traders of the Early Colonial South, reviewed by Oliver Bielmann

Sassaman, People of the Shoals: Stallings Culture of the Savannah River Valley, reviewed by Thomas B. Jones

Pauketat, Ancient Cahokia and the Mississippians, reviewed by Adam King

King, Cultural Resource Laws and Practice: An Introductory Guide, 2nd Edition, reviewed by Kurt Perkins

Huckell and Kilby (compilers), Readings in Late Pleistocene North American and Early Paleoindians: Selections from American Antiquity, reviewed by Michael C. Poe

Dixon, Boomtown Saloons: Archaeology and History in Virginia City, reviewed by Frederick H. Smith

Mason, The Archaeology of Ocmulgee Old Fields, Macon Georgia, reviewed by R. Jeannine Windham


Volume 26 Number 2 Winter 2007



Terminal Middle to Late Archaic Settlement in Coastal Northwest Florida: Early Estuarine Exploitation on the Northern Gulf Coast Gregory
A. Mikell and Rebecca Saunders

The Cultural History of Bannerstones in the Savannah River Valley
Kenneth E. Sassaman and Asa R. Randall

Defining Swift Creek Interactions: Earthenware Variability at Ring Middens and Burial Grounds
Neill J. Wallis

On Reconsidering Display Goods Production and Circulation in the Moundville Chiefdom
Jon Bernard Marcoux

Mississippian and Protohistoric/Early Contact Diet and Health: Biological and Cultural Continuity and Change in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi
S. Homes Hogue

The Ira Spradley Field Site: ALate Woodland Cemetery in the Arkansas Ozarks
Jerry E. Hilliard and Robert C. Mainfort, Jr.

Modeling Fort Walton Culture in Northwest Florida
Rochellle A. Marrinan and Nancy Marie White

Using Laser Ablation-Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry (LA-ICP-MS) to Source Shell in Shell-Tempered Pottery: A Pilot Study from North Mississippi
Evan Peacock, Hector Neff, Janet Rafferty, and Thomas Meaker

Florida's Deep Past: The Bioarchaeology of Little Salt Spring (85018) and Its Place Among Mortuary Ponds of the Archaic
Rachel K. Wentz and John A. Gifford


Milanich, Laboring in the Fields of the Lord: Spanish Missions and Southeastern Indians, reviewed by Chris Cameron

Galloway, Practicing Ethnohistory: Mining Archives, Hearing Testimony, Constructing Narrative, reviewed by Mary Elizabeth Fitts

Walker and Driskell (eds.), Foragers of the Terminal Pleistocene in North America, reviewed by J. Scott Jones

Mainfort and Davidson (eds.), Two Historic Cemeteries in Crawford County, Arkansas, reviewed by Kristina Killgrove

Hutchinson, Bioarchaeology of the Florida Gulf Coast: Adaptation, Conflict and Change, reviewed by Murray K. Marks

Marquardt and Watson (e9s.), Archaeology of the Middle Green River Region, Kentucky, reviewed by Tanya M. Peres

Wilson, The Earth Shall Weep: A History ofNative America, reviewed by J. Michelle Schohn

White (ed.), GulfCoast Archaeology: The Southeastern United States and Mexico, reviewed by Amber M. VanDerwarker .

Volume 27 Number 1 Summer 2008



Measuring Chickasaw Adaptation on the Western Frontier of the Colonial South: A Correlation of Documentary and Archaeological Data
Jay K. Johnson, John W. O'Hear, Robbie Ethridge,
Brad R. Lieb, Susan L. Scott, and H. Edwin Jackson

Spatial Analysis and Site Structure of the Early Archaic Occupation of the Hart Site (15LA183), Lawrence County, Kentucky
Andrew P. Bradbury and Steven D. Creasman

The Benton Phenomenon and Middle Archaic Chronology in Adjacent Portions of Tennessee, Mississippi, and Alabama
Charles H. McNutt

Rotten Food and Ritual Behavior: Late Woodland Plant Foodways and Special Purpose Features at Buzzard Rock II, Virginia (44RN2j70)
Amber M. VanDerwarker and Bruce Idol

A Pre-Columbian Map of the Mississippi?
F. Terry Norris and Timothy R. Pauketat

A Revolution in Caddo Archaeology: The Remote Sensing and Archaeological View from the Hill Farm Site (4IBW169) in Bowie County, Texas
Timothy K. Perttula, Chester P. Walker, and T. Clay Schultz

Core Refitting ·and the Accuracy of Aggregate Lithic Analysis Techniques: The Case of 3rd Unnamed Cave, Tennessee
Jay D. Franklin and Jan F. Simek

Late Mississippian Phases in the Central Mississippi Valley: A Commentary
Charles H. McNutt


A Qualification Concerning Beck et al.'s (2006) Mention of a Possible Soto-Era Artifact from the Lyon's Bluff Site (220K520), Mississippi
Evan Peacock and S. Homes Hogue


Blitz and Lorenz, The Chattahoochee Chiefdoms, reviewed by Aaron G. Brummitt

Cames-McNaughton and Steen (eds.), In Praise of the Poet Archaeologist: Papers in Honor of Stanley South and His Five Decades of Historical Archaeology, reviewed by John P. McCarthy

Burns, A History of the Osage People (2nd edition), reviewed by Roger M. Carpenter

Zimmerman et al. (eds.), Ethical Issues in Archaeology, reviewed by Monica M. Bontty

Cabac and Groover, Plantations Without Pillars: Archaeology, Wealth and Material Life at Bush Hill. Vol 1, Context and Interpretation, reviewed by Nicholas Honerkamp

Stojanowski, Biocultural Histories in La Florida: A Bioarchaeological Perspective, reviewed by Kristina Killgrove

Saitta, The Archaeology of Collective Action, reviewed by Patrick H. Morgan

White, The Archaeology and History of the Native Georgia Tribes, reviewed by John T. Penman

McCartney, Virginia Immigrants and Adventurers, 1607-1635: A Biographical Dictionary, reviewed by Gregory A. Waselkov

Lee and Gregory (eds.), The Work of Tribal Hands: Southeastern Split Cane Basketry, reviewed by Matthew T. Bradley

King (ed.), Southeastern Ceremonial Complex: Chronology, Content, Context, reviewed by Jeffery P. Brain


Volume 27 Number 2 Winter 2008


Farewell Message from the Editors Gayle J. Fritz and T. R. Kidder

Thematic Issue: Shell-Tempered Ceramics in the Eastern Woodlands


Woodland Period Shell-Tempered Pottery in the Central Arkansas Ozarks
George Sabo III and Jerry E. Hilliard

The Diffusion of Shell-Tempered Pottery into the Baytown Area of the Northern Lower Mississippi Valley
Robert H. Lafferty III

Shell-Tempered Pottery from the Upper Mississippi River Valley
Robert F. Boszhardt

The Spread of Shell-Tempered Ceramics along the Northern Coast of the Gulf of Mexico
Richard A. Weinstein and Ashley A. Dumas

The Incorporation of Mississippian Traditions into Fort Ancient Societies: A Preliminary View of the Shift to Shell-Tempered Pottery Use in the Middle Ohio Valley
Robert A. Cook and Lane F. Fargher

Regional Variation in Kentucky Fort Ancient Shell Temper Adoption
David Pollack, A. Gwynn Henderson, and C. Martin Raymer

The Spread of Shell Tempering in the Mississippi Black Prairie
Janet Rafferty and Evan Peacock

The History and Practice of Shell Tempering in the Middle Atlantic: A Useful Balance
Joseph M. Herbert

Origins and Spread of Shell-Tempered Ceramics in the Eastern Woodlands: Conceptual and Methodological Frameworks for Analysis
James K. Feathers and Evan Peacock


Fennel, Crossroads and Cosmologies: Diasporas and Ethnogenesis in the New World, reviewed by Jayur Mehta

Sturdevant and Fogelson (eds.), Handbook of North American Indians. Vol 14, Southeast, reviewed by Phillip R. Hodge

Neusius and Gross, Seeking our Past: An Introduction to North American Archaeology, reviewed by Lara K. Homsey

Gold, The Bioarchaeology of Virginia Burial Mounds, reviewed by Heather A. Lapham

Wesson, Households & Hegemony: Early Creek Prestige Goods, Symbolic Capital, and Social Power, reviewed by Jon Bernard Marcoux

Hanenberger, The Range Site 3: Mississippian and Oneota Occupations, reviewed by John 1. Penman

Wright, Historic Indian Towns in Alabama, 1548-1838, reviewed by John T. Penman

Moore, Catawba Valley Mississippian: Ceramics, Chronology, and Catawba Indians, reviewed by Dawn Reid

Hutchinson, Tatham Mound and the Bioarchaeology of European Contact, reviewed by Marvin T. Smith

WIlkie and Farnsworth, Sampling Many Pots: An Archaeology of Memory and Tradition at a Bahamian Plantation, reviewed by Kit W. Wesler

Volume 28 Number 1 Summer 2009



Domestic Houses at Coweeta Creek
Christopher B. Rodning

Extended Entranceway Structures in the Caddo Archaeological Area
Timothy K. Perttula

Where Have All the Houses Gone? Webb's Adena House in Historical Context
R. Berle Clay

Construction History of the Rocky Mount Historic Site (40SL386), Piney Flats, Tennessee from Tree-Ring And Documentary Evidence
Henri D. Grissino-Mayer, Lisa B. LaForest, and Saskia L. van de Gevel

Prehistoric Cave Art From Florida
Jan F. Simek, Alan Cressler, Jason M. O'Donoughue, Sarah A. Blankenship, Allen Mosler, and Matt Kalch

Rethinking Taxonomies: Skeletal Variation on the North Carolina Coastal Plain
Kristina Killgrove

The Identification and Prehistoric Selection Criteria of Fire-Cracked Rock: An Example from Dust Cave, Alabama
Lara K. Homsey


Corrected Provenance for the Long-Nosed God Mask from U A Cave Near Rogana, Tennessee
Kevin E. Smith and Emily L. Beahm


Hann, The Native American World Beyond Apalachee: West Florida and the Chattahoochee Valley, reviewed by Jane Anne Blakney-Bailey

Diaz-Granados and Duncan, The Petroglyphs and Pictographs of Missouri, reviewed by Joseph C. Douglas

Curet, Dawdy, and Corzo (eds.), Dialogues in Cuban Archaeology, reviewed by Christopher T. Espenshade

Larsen (ed.), Bioarchaeology of Spanish Florida: The Impact of Colonialism, reviewed by Ryan Harrod

Thomas, Native American Landscapes of St. Catherines Island, Georgia, reviewed by Greg S. Hendryx

Kelton, Epidemics and Enslavement: Biological Catastrophe in the Native Southeast 1492-1715, reviewed by
Dale L. Hutchinson

Lapham, Hunting for Hides: Deerskins, Status, and Cultural Change in the Protohistoric Appalachians, reviewed by Michael Nassaney

Quinlan (ed.), Great Basin Rock Art: Archaeological Perspectives, reviewed by David W. Robinson

Pauketat, The Archaeology of Traditions: Agency and History Before and After Columbus, reviewed by Martha E. Wiley

Volume 28 Number 2 Winter 2009



Fiber-Tempered Pottery, Soapstone Vessels, and Shifting Alliances in the Interior Coastal Plain of the Late Archaic Southeast
James C. Waggoner, Jr.

Archaic Period Faunal Use in the West-Central Florida Interior
Robert J. Austin, Lisabeth Carlson, and Richard W. Estabrook

Hernando De Soto's Route from Chicaça Through Northeast Arkansas: A Suggestion
H. Terry Childs and Charles H. McNutt

Frontier Change, Institution Building, and the Archaeological Record in the South Carolina Backcountry
Kenneth E. Lewis

The Woodland-Mississippian Interface in Alabama, ca. A.D. 1075-1200: An Adaptive Radiation?
Ned J. Jenkins and Richard A. Krause

Points in Time: Assessing A Fort Ancient Triangular Projectile Point Typology
Kelli Carmean

Burning and Burying Buildings: Exploring Variation in Caddo Architecture in Southwest Arkansas
Mary Beth Trubitt


Exploring Settlement Patterning at a Premier Caddo Mound Site in the Red River Great Bend Region
Duncan P. McKinnon

Field Evaluation of Two Subsurface Augering Methods at Moundville
Vincas P. Steponaitis, R.P. Stephen Davis, Jr., and H. Trawick Ward


Commentary on The Spread of Shell Tempering in the Mississippi Black Prairie, by Janet Rafferty and Evan Peacock
Charles H. McNutt

Frequency Seriation and Settlement Patterning: A Response to McNutt Janet Rafferty and Evan Peacock


Swanton, Source Material for the Social and Ceremonial Life of the Choctaw Indians, reviewed by Timothy G. Baugh

Jennings, San Patrice Technology and Mobility Across the Plains-Woodland Border, reviewed by Philip J. Carr

Smith, Caribbean Rum: A Social and Economic History, reviewed by Edward Gonzalez-Tennant

Kwas, Digging for History at Old Washington, reviewed by Timothy K. Perttula

Odell, La Harpe's Post: A Tale of French Wichita Contact on the Eastern Plains, reviewed by Michael A. Pfeiffer

Sabo ill and Sabo (eds.), Rock Art in Arkansas, reviewed by Michael L. Terlep