TITLE

PETROGLYPHS!

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
dig;Apr2007, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A photograph of petroglyphs discovered in Eagle Mountain, Utah is presented.
ACCESSION #
24551909

 

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