Archaeological Investigations on Agattu, Aleutian Islands

Albert C. Spaulding

Albert C. Spaulding reports on the 1949 excavations on the island of Agattu, at the western end of the Aleutian Islands. Spaulding and his team identified the remains of two villages on Agattu, within which they opened four excavation units. They found numerous burials and hundreds of artifacts, including stone tools, bone ornaments and tools, and animal bone. The site is dated to about 615 BC.

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Publisher: Museum of Anthropology

Year of Publication: 1962

Location: Ann Arbor, MI

Pages: 79

Price: $7.50

Print ISBN: 978-1-949098-27-3

Ebook ISBN: 978-1-951519-49-0

Series / Number: Anthropological Papers No. 18

Tables / Illustrations: 38 b&w tables and photographs

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