Emeryville shellmound final report by W. Egbert Schenck

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley, Calif .

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  • Kitchen-middens -- California.,
  • Indians of North America -- California.,
  • Mound-builders.

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Statementby W. Egbert Schenck ...
SeriesUniversity of California publications in American archaeology and ethnology., v. 23, no. 3, University of California publications., v. 23, no. 3.
LC ClassificationsE51 .C15 vol. 23
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p. l., p. [147]-282, 1 l.
Number of Pages282
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Open LibraryOL178847M
LC Control Numbera 26000704

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Year: The Emeryville shellmound final report, by W. Egbert Schenck Publisher: Berkeley, Calif., University of California Press, Series: University of California publications in American archaeology and ethnology v.

23, no. This book can be found at the UC Berkeley Main Library, Call Number EC3 v ; Uhle, Max, The Emeryville. The Emeryville Shellmound, like others in the Bay region, was a significant cultural site infused with sacred as well as secular meaning. The mound functioned as a mortuary for long-term burials.

Excavations by archaeologists in reported over burials, which were subsequently removed from the site. EMERYVILLE SHELLMOUND.* The artifacts, complete and fragmentary, uinearthed during the excavation of the Emeryville shellmound are of stone, bone or horn, and shell In number, the objects of bone Emeryville shellmound final report book horn about equal those of stone, or if the large quantity of chipped stone in the lower strata be deducted, being mainly workshop.

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at City Council Chambers, located at Park Avenue. The event was the discovery of American Indian remains during the clearing of a site for a regional shopping center in Emeryville from to Hundreds of bodies were uncovered, many of.

The Emeryville Shellmound was 60 feet high and more than feet in Emeryville shellmound final report book, covering 19 acres. It formerly held at least four historical levels of burial sites going back at least 2, years. Recently a shopping mall was built over what was left of the lower level, despite complaints by construction workers that they were finding hundreds.

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Nelson's Final Report. You are here. Home» Publications; Excavation of the Emeryville Shellmound (ALA): Nels C. Nelson's Final Report. Search. Menu Toggle menu visibility. The Emeryville Shellmound / Max Uhle -- Recent Investigations Bearing on the Question of the Occurrence of the Neocene Man in the Auriferous Gravels of the Sierra Nevada / William J.

Sinclair -- Pomo Indian Basketry / S.A. Barrett -- Shellmounds of the San Francisco Bay region / N.C. Nelson -- The Ellis Shellmound / N.C. Nelson -- v. Sogorea Te Shellmound. During the prayer walk, one of the sites under the most scrutiny was the Sogorea Te shellmound in the city of Vallejo, located on 15 acres in Glen Cove Waterfront Park.

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Emeryville, CA Email Ph: After Hours Ph: Emergency: Hours Monday - Friday. Emeryville Vice-Mayor Nora Davis sat on the steps of City Hall on a recent Sunday morning and offered a preview of the city’s efforts to honor a Native American shellmound as it replaces it with a modern development.

“They beat Emeryville to that whole mixed-use idea,” Davis said of the Ohlone and their ancestors. Bay Radical History 11/16/ The Emeryville Shellmound 3/16/ Berkeley Daily Planet: Emeryville replaces historic shellmound with street mall Map: Shellmounds in the SF Bay Region (PDF)— the Nels Nelson map, adapted and modernized by John Blanchard of the SF Chronicle.

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The University of California at Berkeley excavated the Emeryville Shellmound site twice once in and a second time in   The Emeryville Police Department was notified about p.m. of the derailment involving five cars off the tracks on the Union Pacific line. Police say the train is blocking the rail crossings at 65th, 66th and 67th streets at Shellmound Street and that Union Pacific and Alameda County Fire have been notified and are at the scene.

Demolition of the Emeryville shellmound in Image: Phoebe Hearst Museum of Anthropology # Demolition of the Emeryville shellmound. Photo: Oakland History Room, Oakland Public Library. Original map of shellmounds around Bay Area by Nels Nelson. recreated by Matthew Booker and Allen Roberts of the Spatial History Lab at Stanford.

Also, there is an earlier (now out-of-print) book titled American Indian Life which contains a story called “Wixi of the Shellmound People.” Written by anthropologist N. Nelson, who not only surveyed the bay area shellmounds but participated in several of the excavations, including that at Emeryville, “Wtxt” uses the.

The visualization covers approximately years. We ended the visualization in because Schenk and his team excavated the Emeryville mound during parts of andand published their report in The following year most of the above surface portion of the Emeryville shellmound was razed for construction of a paint factory.

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– Berkeley: University of California Press. The Emeryville Shellmound Final Report. The University of Cited by: 8. The shellmound needs to be treasured and preserved, the heritage of future generations. A museum should be built on the spot, with access down into layers of the mound.

It is the one truly sacred site in Berkeley. The Muwekma Ohlone Tribe and the City of Berkeley are currently negotiating a collaborative legal and economic framework for all.

Material for the report was gathered by painstaking scrutiny Report on Emeryville Shellmound” during its recent leveling, and recording all that was revealed of the area's former inhabitants. Schenck estimated the mound and the material around it contained 6, cubic feet of shell, ashes, hones and camp dirt and represented accumulation.

Surroundings. It is near several hotels, an IKEA store, Pixar, and three other shopping centers: East Bay Bridge Shopping Center, Emeryville Marketplace, and Powell Street mall was built on the site of the Emeryville Shellmound.

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