TITLE

Identifying seasonality in Pre-Dorset structures in Back Bay, Prince of Wales Island, NWT

AUTHOR(S)
Ramsden, Peter; Murray, Maribeth
PUB. DATE
September 1995
SOURCE
Arctic Anthropology;1995, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p106
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Attempts a refinement of the interpretation of some Pre-Dorset dwellings based on a series of sites at Bettison Point, Back bay, Prince of Wales Island. Tent rings; Settlement pattern of short-term residential stability with periodic moves to new locations; Warm weather dwellings; Cold weather and other seasonal features.
ACCESSION #
9512292532

 

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