QUEST Archaeological Research Program

Publications

PUBLICATIONS

 

2008    Cannon, M.D. and D.J. Meltzer, Explaining variability in early Paleoindian foraging. Quaternary International (in press)

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2007    Byerly, R.M., J.R. Cooper, D.J. Meltzer, M.E. Hill and J.M. LaBelle, A further assessment of Paleoindian site-use at Bonfire Shelter. American Antiquity 72:373-381.

2007    Byerly, R.M., D.J. Meltzer, J. Cooper, and J. Theler, Exploring Paleoindian site-use at Bonfire Shelter (41VV218). Bulletin of the Texas Archeological Society 78:125-147. [PDF]

2007    Mann, D.H. and D.J. Meltzer, Millennial-scale dynamics of valley fills over the past 12,000 14C yr in northeastern New Mexico, USA. Geological Society of America Bulletin 119:1433-1448. [PDF]

2007    Meltzer, D.J., R.M. Byerly, and J. Cooper, On an alternative interpretation of Paleoindian site use at Bonfire Shelter. Bulletin of the Texas Archeological Society 78:159-160. [PDF]

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2006    Cooper, J.R., A Possible Clovis-age Quartzite Workshop (5GN149) in Gunnison County, Colorado. Current Research in the Pleistocene 23:85-88. [PDF]

2006    Cooper, J.R. and F. Qiu, Expediting and standardizing stone artifact refitting using a computerized suitability model. Journal of Archaeological Science 33:987-998. [PDF]

2006    Meltzer, D.J., Folsom: new investigations of a classic Paleoindian bison kill. University of California Press, Berkeley. [Click here]

2006    Meltzer, D.J. and J.R. Cooper, On morphometric differentiation of Clovis and non-Clovis blades. Current Research in the Pleistocene 23:143-145. [PDF]

2006    Meltzer, D.J., J.D. Seebach, and R.M. Byerly, The Hot Tubb Folsom-Midland site (41 CR 10), Texas. Plains Anthropologist 51:157-184. [PDF corrected page proofs]

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2005    Balakrishnan, M., C. Yapp, D.J. Meltzer, and J. Theler, Paleoenvironment of the Folsom site ~10,500 14C years B.P. as inferred from the stable isotope composition of fossil land snails. Quaternary Research 63:31-44. [PDF}

2005    Byerly, R.M., J.R. Cooper, D.J. Meltzer, M.E. Hill and J.M. LaBelle, On Bonfire shelter (Texas) as a Paleoindian bison jump: an assessment using GIS and zooarchaeology. American Antiquity 70:595-629.

2005    Cooper, J.R. and R.M. Byerly The significance of a second Folsom projectile point from Bonfire Shelter, Texas. Current Research in the Pleistocene 22:41-43. [Uncorrected proof PDF]

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2004    Byerly, R. and J.D. Seebach, Metric analysis of a complete Bison radius from the Hot Tubb Folsom site, Crane County, Texas. Current Research in the Pleistocene 21:26-27. [PDF]

2004    Cannon, M.D., Geographic variability in North American mammal community richness during the terminal Pleistocene. Quaternary Science Reviews 23:1099-1123. [PDF]

2004    Cannon, M.D. and D.J. Meltzer, Early Paleoindian foraging: examining the faunal evidence for large mammal specialization and regional variability in prey choice. Quaternary Science Reviews 23 (18/19):1955-1987. [PDF]

2004    Meltzer, D.J., D.H. Mann, and J.M. LaBelle, A Bison antiques from Archuleta Creek, Folsom, New Mexico. Current Research in the Pleistocene 21:107-109.

2004    Seebach, J.D. Investigations at the Hot Tubb Folsom site, Crane County, Texas. Current Research in the Pleistocene 21:70-72. [PDF]

2004    Seebach, J.D., Past and Present at the Chispa Creek Folsom Site, Culberson County, Texas. Journal of Big Bend Studies 16:1-30.

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2003    LaBelle, J.M., V.T. Holliday and D.J.Meltzer, Early Holocene Paleoindian deposits at Nall Playa, Oklahoma Panhandle. Geoarchaeology 18:5-34. [NOTE: PDF file is 10.6 MB]

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2002    LaBelle, J.M., Slim Arrow, the long-forgotten Yuma type-site in eastern Colorado. Current Research in the Pleistocene 19:52-55.

2002    Meltzer, D.J., V.T. Holliday & L.C. Todd, The Folsom (Paleoindian) type site: past investigations, current studies. American Antiquity 67:5-36.

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2000    Miller, J., Reinvestigating the Lucy site in central New Mexico. Current Research in the Pleistocene 17:57-58.

2000    Meltzer, D.J., Renewed investigations at the Folsom Paleoindian type site. Antiquity 74:35-36.

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1999    Meltzer, D.J., V.T. Holliday & L.C. Todd, 1998 excavations at the Folsom type site (29 CX 1), New Mexico. Current Research in the Pleistocene 16:55-57.

1999    LaBelle, J.M., Recent fieldwork at the Nall site (34CI134): a large late Paleoindian campsite in the Oklahoma Panhandle. Current Research in the Pleistocene 16:48-50.

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1998    Meltzer, D.J., V.T. Holliday & L.C. Todd, Recent field research at the Folsom site (29CX1), New Mexico. Current Research in the Pleistocene 15:42-44.

 

UNPUBLISHED TECHNICAL REPORTS

 

2008    Quest Archaeological Research Fund: Summary of field and laboratory research, 2007-2008. (D.J. Meltzer, with contributions by M.D. Cannon, S. Emslie, and D.H. Mann). Report on file, Department of Anthropology, SMU, Dallas.

2007    Quest Archaeological Research Fund: Summary of field and laboratory research, 2006-2007. (D.J. Meltzer, with contributions by B.N. Andrews, C. Dukeman, J.M. LaBelle, and D.H. Mann). Report on file, Department of Anthropology, SMU, Dallas.

2006    Quest Archaeological Research Fund: Summary of field and laboratory research, 2005-2006. (D.J. Meltzer, with contributions by B.N. Andrews, R.M. Byerly, C. Dukeman, and D.H. Mann). Report on file, Department of Anthropology, SMU, Dallas.

2005    Quest Archaeological Research Fund: Summary of field and laboratory research, 2004-2005. (D.J. Meltzer, with contributions by R. Byerly, J. Cooper, M. Hill, J.M. LaBelle, and J. Seebach). Report on file, Department of Anthropology, SMU, Dallas.

2004    Quest Archaeological Research Fund: Summary of field and laboratory research, 2003-2004. (D.J. Meltzer, with contributions by B. Andrews, M.D. Cannon, J.R. Cooper, D.H. Mann, J.C. Roberson & J.D. Seebach). Report on file, Department of Anthropology, SMU, Dallas.

2003    Quest Archaeological Research Fund: Summary of field and laboratory research, 2002-2003. (D.J. Meltzer, with contributions by B. Andrews, M.D. Cannon, D.H. Mann, J.C. Roberson & J.D. Seebach). Report on file, Department of Anthropology, SMU, Dallas.

2002    Quest Archaeological Research Fund: Summary of field and laboratory research, 2001-2002. (D.J. Meltzer, with contributions by J.M. LaBelle, J.D. Seebach). Report on file, Department of Anthropology, SMU, Dallas.

2001    Quest Archaeological Research Fund: Summary of field and laboratory research, 2000-2001. (D.J. Meltzer, with contributions by J.M. LaBelle). Report on file, Department of Anthropology, SMU, Dallas.

2000    1999 Archaeological investigations at the Folsom type site (29 CX 1), New Mexico (D.J. Meltzer, with appendices). Submitted to the State of New Mexico, for archaeological fieldwork conducted under Permit Number AE-83.

2000    Quest Archaeological Research Fund: Summary of the scope of field and laboratory work and preliminary results, 1999-2000 (D.J. Meltzer, with contributions by J.M. LaBelle and R. Ridings). Report on file, Department of Anthropology, SMU, Dallas.

1999    1998 investigations at the Folsom type site (29 CX 1), New Mexico (D.J. Meltzer, with appendices). Submitted to the State of New Mexico, for archaeological fieldwork conducted under Permit Number AE-78.

1999    Quest Archaeological Research Fund: Summary of the scope of field and laboratory work and preliminary results, 1998-1999 (D.J. Meltzer, with contributions by J.M. LaBelle, J. Miller, and R. Ridings). Report on file, Department of Anthropology, SMU, Dallas.

1998    Testing for additional Folsom-age component at the Folsom type site (29 CX 1), New Mexico. (D.J. Meltzer, with an Appendix by L. Huckell). Submitted to the State of New Mexico, for archaeological fieldwork conducted under Permit Number AE-74.

1998    Quest Archaeological Research Fund: Summary of the scope of field and laboratory work and preliminary results, 1997-1998 (D.J. Meltzer, with contributions by J.M.LaBelle and R. Ridings). Report on file, Department of Anthropology, SMU, Dallas.

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