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Human skeletal and dental remains from four sites on Tinian and Saipan, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands : final report to the Northern Marianas Archaeological Society, Inc., contract no. 44-79/Subcontract no. 1 NMAS

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dc.contributor.author Pietrusewsky, Michael
dc.contributor.author Batista, Christine
dc.date.accessioned 2018-10-12T22:33:26Z
dc.date.available 2018-10-12T22:33:26Z
dc.date.issued 1980-06
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10524/58579
dc.description iv, 79 leaves, 11 leaves of plates : illustrations ; 28 cm.
dc.description.abstract This report describes human skeletal and dental remains excavated at four sites in the Northern Mariana Islands, which were sent to the Department of Anthropology, University of Hawaii, for study. Three sites are located on the island of Saipan: San Antonio, Grotto, and the Marianas High School sites. The other site, Tinian Latte House site, is located on the island of Tinian. Individual burials were identified for all the sites except San Antonio. The San Antonio site contains the disarticulated remains of at least thirty-three individuals secondarily intured in a common grave and one extended burial. The report includes a discussion of the laboratory and statistical methods utilized, detailed descriptions of the human remains from the four sites, conclusions, samples sent for radiocarbon dating, references cited, and numerous tables which summarize the metrical and non-metrical observations recorded on these remains.
dc.format.extent 107 leaves
dc.language.iso en-US
dc.publisher Honolulu, Hawaii : Dept. of Anthropology, University of Hawaii-Manoa
dc.relation.uri https://uhmanoa.lib.hawaii.edu/vwebv/holdingsInfo?bibId=1038087&sk=manoa
dc.subject Northern Mariana Islands--Saipan
dc.subject Prehistoric peoples--Northern Mariana Islands.
dc.subject.lcsh Prehistoric peoples--Northern Mariana Islands.
dc.subject.lcsh Anthropometry--Northern Mariana Islands.
dc.subject.lcsh Northern Mariana Islands--Antiquities.
dc.subject.lcsh Pacific Ocean--Northern Mariana Islands.
dc.title Human skeletal and dental remains from four sites on Tinian and Saipan, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands : final report to the Northern Marianas Archaeological Society, Inc., contract no. 44-79/Subcontract no. 1 NMAS
dc.title.alternative Final report to the Northern Marianas Archaeological Society, Inc.
dc.type Report
dc.type.dcmi Text
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