archaeological survey of the Trent Waterway in Ontario, Canada and its significance for New York State prehistory. by Ritchie, William Augustus

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Bibliography: p. 49-52.

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SeriesResearch records of the Rochester Museum of Arts and Sciences ;, no. 9
LC ClassificationsE78.O5 R5 1949a
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Paginationiv, 52 p. :
Number of Pages52
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LC Control Number50014634

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E-mail: [email protected] Current Positions Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, Trent University Member of the Graduate Faculty, M.A. in Anthropology, Trent University Research Fellow, Trent University Archaeological Research.

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