Archaeological Salvage in the Walter F. George Basin of the by David DeJarnette,Historic Chattahoochee Commission

By David DeJarnette,Historic Chattahoochee Commission

David L. DeJarnette, the founding father of clinical archaeology within the kingdom of Alabama, studies on archaeological surveys and excavations undertaken within the Chattahoochee River Valley among 1947 and 1962. the 3 individuals, Wesley R. damage, Edward B. Kurjack, and Fred Lamar Pearson Jr., every one made sign contributions to the archaeology of the southeastern states. With their mentor, David L. DeJarnette, they labored out a manageable cultural chronology of the zone from the earliest Paleoindian and Archaic foragers to the interval of early European-Indian touch. They excavated key websites, together with the wooded area interval Shorter Mound, the protohistoric Abercrombie village, and Spanish fortress Apalachicola, as well as a few very important Creek Indian city websites of the eighteenth century. All are right here, illustrated abundantly through website photos, maps, and naturally, the artifacts recovered from those awesome investigations.


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