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By Howard Thomas Foster,Mary Theresa Bonhage-Freund,Lisa D. O'Steen

The Muskogee Indians who lived alongside the reduce Chattahoochee and Flint River watersheds had, and proceed to have, a profound effect at the improvement of the southeastern usa, specially throughout the ancient interval (circa 1540–1836). Our wisdom of that tradition is proscribed to what we will be able to examine from their descendants and from archaeological and old sources.


Combining historic records and archaeological study on all recognized decrease Muskogee Creek websites, Thomas Foster has appropriately pinpointed city destinations mentioned within the literature and stated in modern Creek oral histories. In so doing, this quantity synthesizes the archaeological variety and version in the decrease Creek Indians among 1715 and 1836. The publication is a examine of archaeological tools since it analyzes the temporal and geographic version inside a unmarried archaeological part and the biases of that archaeological data. Foster's learn segregates the adaptation among reduce Creek Indian cities via a neighborhood and direct ancient procedure. for that reason, he's capable of parent the original variations among person Creek Indian towns. 


Foster argues that the research of Creek Indian heritage could be on the point of cities rather than archaeological levels and that there's major continuity among the tradition of the historical interval Indians and the Prehistoric and Protohistoric peoples.


H. Thomas Foster II, a consultant in archaeology and human ecology, is Lecturer of Anthropology at Northern Kentucky college and editor ofThe amassed Works of Benjamin Hawkins, 1796–1810Mary Theresa Bonhage-Freund is a expert in archaeobotanical research at Alma collage. Lisa O'Steen is a expert in zooarchaeological research at Wildcat Ridge, Watkinsville, Georgia.

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