Elston, Robert G.

 Person

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Handbook of North American Indians, Vol. 11, Great Basin Indians Editorial Materials

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Identifier: 92-08
Overview Volume 11 of the Smithsonian's Handbook of North American Indians, focused on Indians of the Great Basin region of the American west, and included cultural, historical, prehistorical, and technological information about the Paiute, Washo, Shoshoni, Ute, and Bannock Indians. Editorial files include correspondence between editors and authors, meeting reports, planning committee materials, general business records, draft chapters, and final essays. Material between 1970-1985.
Dates: 1970-1985

Nevada Archaeological Survey Reports

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Identifier: NC1243
Overview Begun in 1966, the Nevada Archeological Survey (NAS) was originally a unit of the Desert Research Institute and later became part of the University of Nevada Anthropology Department. The purpose of the NAS was to coordinate all the archeological work in the state of Nevada and foster cooperation between individuals and institutions working in Nevada archeology. The collection contains reports of archeological investigations of historic and prehistoric sites in northern Nevada and northeastern...
Dates: 1973-1981

The Structural Analysis of Lithic Production Systems

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Identifier: 96-51
Abstract Robert G. Elston is a Nevada archaeologist and co-owner of Intermountain Research, Silver City, Nevada. Contains Elston's Ph.D. dissertation explores how an examination of flaked stone tool production lends itself to revealing patterns of human behavior (1986).
Dates: 1986