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Title A most indispensable art : native fiber industries from eastern North America / edited by James B. Petersen.

Published Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press, c1996.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  746.410974 MOST    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description xxii, 212 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The study of native fiber industries from eastern North America : resume and prospect / James B. Petersen -- The origins of fiber perishables production east of the Rockies / R. L. Andrews and J. M. Adovasio -- Fiber industries from the Boucher site : an early woodland cemetery in northwestern Vermont / Michael J. Heckenberger, James B. Petersen, Frances B. King, and Louise A. Basa -- Inferring behavior and function from an Etowah fabric incorporating feathers / Lucy R. Sibley, Kathryn A. Jakes, and Lewis H. Larson -- Cordage twist and ethnicity / Robert F. Maslowski -- Fiber industries from northern New England : ethnicity and technological traditions during the woodland period / James B. Petersen -- Native fiber industries in the upper Great Lakes : a late woodland case study from the Juntunen site / Nathan D. Hamilton, James B. Petersen, and Alan L. Mcpherron -- New twist to an old tale : analysis of cordage impressions on late woodland ceramics from the Potomac River valley / William C. Johnson -- Mississippian textile evidence on fabric-impressed ceramics from Mound Bottom, Tennessee / Jenna Tedrick Kuttruff and Carl Kuttruff -- The role of storage and handling in the preservation of fibrous materials in museums and other repositories / Joan S. Gardner -- Eastern North American textiles : a western perspective / Catherine S. Fowler.
Other author Petersen, James B.
Subject Indian textile fabrics -- East (U.S.)
Indian baskets -- East (U.S.)
Indians of North America -- East (U.S.) -- Antiquities.
Woodland culture.
East (U.S.) -- Antiquities.
ISBN 0870499157 (alk. pa.)