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Gypsum cave, Nevada

Harrington, M. R.

Gypsum cave, Nevada

by Harrington, M. R.

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Published by Southwest Museum in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prehistoric peoples -- United States.,
  • Nevada -- Antiquities.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Mark Raymond Harrington; Report of the second Sessions expedition.
    SeriesSouthwest Museum papers, no.8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination197 p.
    Number of Pages197
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14650317M
    LC Control Number33025187

    The Gypsum Cave Gypsum-Anhydrite Prospect is near East Las Vegas, Nevada. Historically the site has been associated with the Camp Alunite-Las Vegas Mining District which is now part of the Muddy Mountains Wilderness. excavated at Paiute Cave and Mesa House in southern Nevada.. In , Harrington began his seminal work at Gypsum Cave, and in he returned to Lost City (Fowler ) to direct pre-inundation “salvage” work at Lost City in anticipation of the creation of Lake Mead.

    Gypsum Cave - Jarbidge, Nevada - Man probably made use of the cave beginning about 3, B.C., long after the ground sloths had abandoned it. Comstock Lode -Virginia City, Nevada - richest known U.S. deposit of silver ore discovered ended in   Gypsum Cave: Cave - See 2 traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Jarbidge, NV, at Tripadvisor.2 TripAdvisor reviews.

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Southwest Museum Papers number eght, Gypsum Cave, Nevada By Mark Raymond Harrington, Report of the second Gypsum cave expedition published by The Southwest Museum, Highland Park, Los Angeles, California April pages includes text, 19 plates, 11 figures and 64 illustrations. stitched binding is together but not real tight.

Gypsum Cave is a limestone cave located 15 miles east of east of Las Vegas in the U.S. state of contains six rooms and is measured at feet long by feet wide. The cave was first documented by Mark Raymond Harrington in a edition of Scientific American.

Up until ab BC (11, radiocarbon years ago), Gypsum Cave was inhabited by the Shasta ground nates: 36°13′28″N °15′37″W / °N. Gypsum Cave, Nevada by Mark Raymond Harrington (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings. ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book Cited by: According to PABCO, Gypsum Cave is "closed to the public" for liability reasons.

Even if the road leading to the cave is indeed "Private," enforcement is a hit-or-miss as is the case with the photo above and my encounter in Regardless, all of the falsities in this case certainly doesn't warrant a reason to remove the marker. Gypsum Cave is a five-room limestone cave in Sunrise Mountain, approximately 12 miles east of Las Vegas.

For a twelve-month period, between January andnoted early archaeologist Mark R. Harrington () and a small crew of Native Americans dug through most of the cave's deposit.

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Gypsum Cave is a limestone cave located 15 miles east of Las Vegas in Clark County, Nevada. It contains six rooms and is measured at feet long by feet wide.

The cave was first documented by Mark Raymond Harrington in a edition of Scientific American. Gypsum Cave From Sky LAS VEGAS (KSNV) — Eight and a half decades ago, a large cave just outside the Las Vegas valley became the focus of an archeological study.

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Alerts. Trips. Sign in/5(2). Five years later the Gypsum Annex was discovered when another employee removed a boulder blocking the entrance.

The first maps of the cave were developed by the Salt Lake Grotto of the National Speleological Society in the late s. The map, completed in. Gypsum cave, Nevada by Harrington, M. R.,Southwest Museum edition, in English. Gypsum Cave: | | | | Gypsum Cave | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive.

Gypsum Cave, Nevada Paperback – January 1, by Mark Raymond Harrington (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback, January 1, "Please retry" — — — Paperback —5/5(2). The leader of the expedition, Mark R.

Harrington, published a monograph of the archaeological materials from the site in (Gypsum Cave, Nevada: Report of the second sessions expedition. Southwest Museum Papers ). Despite the known importance of the vertebrate fossils, little work had been done on the paleontological materials.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Harrington, M.R. (Mark Raymond), Gypsum cave, Nevada. Los Angeles, Calif., Southwest museum, OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. Description: ix, pages, 15 unnumbered leaves of plates: illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.

Series Title. Harrington excavated the Gypsum Cave site in Nevada. These points were named for this site. Since that time they have been re-defined by Robert H. Franks in and Richard Homer in This is considered a valid type. Gypsum Cave - Las Vegas, Nevada - Ancient Aboriginal Dwelling Place.

Located about 12 miles east of Las Vegas, Gypsum Cave is a six-room limestone cave in Sunrise Mountain, considered to be among the oldest aboriginal sites in North America.

The cave measures feet long by feet wide. Its rooms are filled with dry, dusty deposits. Gypsum cave, Nevada. Author: Harrington, M.

R. (Mark Raymond), Note: Los Angeles, Southwest Museum, Link: page images at HathiTrust: No stable link: This is an uncurated book entry from our extended bookshelves, readable online now but without a stable link here.Jun 4, - This cave, located near Las Vegas is great for exploring/52 TripAdvisor reviews.

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