Canadian Journal of Archaeology 42(1)
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Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Canadian Archaeological Association

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Applying a Bayesian Approach in the Northeastern North American Context: Reassessment of the Temporal Boundaries of the “Pseudo-Scallop Shell Interaction Sphere”

Some diagnostic traits of pots belonging to the Eastern PSS Horizon. Méhault, Canadian Journal of Archaeology 41(2):142.

Elements of an Ancient Tsimshian Dwelling: An Archaeology of Architecture in Prince Rupert Harbour, British Columbia

Diagram of a North Salish dwelling showing slung walls supported using the tying and sewing technique, from Waterman and Greiner 1921:15, courtesy National Museum of the American Indian, image # PO8898. Patton, Canadian Journal of Archaeology 41(2):277.

Collaborative Public Archaeology in Manitoba: The Rural Museum Archaeological Outreach Project at Brandon University

Students testing artifact photography equipment at Brandon University. From left to right: Britney Weber, Ariel Neufeld, Krista Murray, and Zoey Black. Malainey et al., Canadian Journal of Archaeology 41(2):333.

From Iconic to Narrative: A DStretch Discovery at Writing-On-Stone

(a) Pictographs at DgOv-83 as seen with ambient light. (b) The original 1976 recording of DgOv-83 (direct tracing). (c) DStretch enhancement (YRE) of pictographs at DgOv-83 showing additional details evident on shield bearing warriors. (d) Tracing of coup count tally pictographs at DgOv-83 made from several different DStretch enhancements of photographs. Keyser, Canadian Journal of Archaeology 41(1):33-34.

Burin and Spall Use at an Inland Arctic Small Tool Tradition Site, Southern Baffin
Island, Nunavut

LdFa-1 burin spalls with the tip at the top of each image. (a) Dorsal view and (b) dorsal-oblique detail view of spall LdFa-1:875, exhibiting use-wear around the tip and left edge. (c, d, e) dorsal views of burin spall tools 1251, 1300, and 1674d, showing the characteristic “spall tool” use-wear at the distal end (i.e., the bottom of each image). Park et al. Canadian Journal of Archaeology 41(1):72.

Pleistocene Horse and Possible Human Association in Central Alberta,
12,700 Years Ago

Set of six Equus mandibular teeth, p2 (left) to m3 (right), recovered from the Brazeau reservoir. Brink et al. Canadian Journal of Archaeology 41(1):87.

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