The W.B. Nickerson Survey and Excavations, 1912-15, of the Southern Manitoba Mounds Region


CAPES, Katherine H. The W. B. Nickerson Survey and Excavations, 1912-15, of the Southern Manitoba Mounds Region. Ottawa : Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources, November 1963. First Edition. Pp. i-iii,(1),1-178,(2). With 19 b&w plates and 33 illustrations (maps, diagrams, &c). 8vo, white cardcovers, black lettering to front, blank spine.

National Museum of Canada Anthropology Papers No. 4.

Katherine Helen Capes (b. 1913 - d. November 8, 2001, Courtenay, British Columbia).

William Baker Nickerson (b. 1865, Deep River, near Meriden, Connecticut - d. 1926).

Résumé;
Introduction;
Nickerson's survey and excavations
The area explored;
The Souris valley;
The Pembina plain;
The basin of White Mud River;
The Assiniboine — Little Saskatchewan valleys
The region of St. Andrews Locks, Red River
Other Manitoba mound investigations
Comparative data;
Material and artifact descriptions
Conclusions
References.

Appendix: Descriptive summary of southern Manitoba earthworks

Tables:
1. Trait list of southern Manitoba mounds;
2. Manitoba mounds' traits found in upper Mississippi mound complexes;

3. Commonly held artifacts in Manitoba's mounds.

Covers lightly rubbed, else very good. 30.00

Title: The W.B. Nickerson Survey and Excavations, 1912-15, of the Southern Manitoba Mounds Region

Author Name: CAPES, Katherine H. National Museum of Canada Anthropology Papers No. 4

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources, Ottawa , 1963,: 1963

Seller ID: 57225

Keywords: ANTHROPOLOGY ARCHAEOLOGY MANITOBA MOUNDS ARCHAEOLOGICAL CANADIAN HISTORY NATIVE NATSTU CANADA,