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Deep time and the Lubbock Lake landmark

history and geology in the upper Brazos River region

by Paul H. Carlson

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Published by Texas Tech University Press in Lubbock .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Lubbock Lake Site (Tex.),
  • Brazos River Region (Tex.),
  • High Plains (U.S.),
  • Texas,
  • Brazos River Region.
    • Subjects:
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Texas -- Brazos River Region.,
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- High Plains (U.S.),
    • Paleo-Indians -- Texas -- Brazos River Region.,
    • Paleo-Indians -- Texas -- High Plains (U.S.),
    • Natural history -- Texas -- Brazos River Region.,
    • Natural history -- High Plains (U.S.),
    • Lubbock Lake Site (Tex.),
    • Brazos River Region (Tex.) -- Antiquities.,
    • High Plains (U.S.) -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementPaul H. Carlson.
      SeriesGrover E. Murray studies in the American Southwest
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE78.T4 C368 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3396404M
      ISBN 100896725529, 0896725537
      ISBN 109780896725522, 9780896725539
      LC Control Number2005008689

      The result of his efforts is "Deep Time and the Texas High Plains: History and Geology," a historical account of the site and the Llano Estacado published in November by Texas Tech University Press. Carlson says he decided to write the book after several visits to the site and its gift shop, where there weren't many books. Deep Time and the Texas High Plains: History and Geology. By Paul H. Carlson. Lubbock: Texas Tech University Press, xvii + pp. Figures, tables, photographs, maps, bibliography, index. $ cloth, $ paper. This brief book is a history of the Lubbock Lake Landmark site, a nationally recognized archeological site.

      Central Texas Visit Abilene, the defining city of West Texas, where the frontier spirit is still applied to discovery, development and creativity. Abilene boasts a central location - just miles west of the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex - and is home to , friendly people. Check out the Lubbock Lake Landmark, a time capsule of cultures that have inhabited the South Plains over the l years. Bones of animals like wooly mammoths were first unearthed here in the early s when Lubbock Lake’s water table declined.

      Tour the Lubbock Lake Landmark, a natural history and archeological preserve. Go for a wine tasting at one of the many local vineyards on the High Plains of West Texas. Best time to travel to Lubbock. Visit Lubbock in spring to take part in the large Lubbock Arts Festival. In , Texas Tech Press published Carlson's short volume of history and archaeology of the Llano Estacado, entitled Deep Time and the Texas High Plains: History and Geology. A reviewer noted that early inhabitants of the Plains who came to the Lubbock Lake Landmark in the long Yellow House Draw, "camped, hunted game, and sought shelter from.


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Deep time and the Lubbock Lake landmark by Paul H. Carlson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Prof. Paul H. Carlson of Texas Tech University has produced an excellent study of West Texas with "Deep Time and the Texas High Plains: History and Geology." While it is a relatively thin book ( pages), it is meaty.

The information is based on the University's work at Lubbock Lake Landmark on the outskirts of Lubbock, Texas/5(6). In this brief, readable history, Paul H. Carlson surveys the Lubbock Lake Landmark’s long geologic past, placing emphasis on human activity in the region and showing how early peoples adapted to shifting environmental conditions and changing animal resources.

Yet this book is more than a history of the Landmark.4/5. At the site of the Lubbock Lake Landmark in the long Yellow House Draw, they camped, hunted game, and sought shelter from harsh winter this brief, readable history, Paul H.

Carlson surveys the Lubbock Lake Landmark’s long geologic past, placing emphasis on human activity in the region and showing how early peoples adapted to shifting environmental conditions and Author: Paul H.

Carlson. In this brief, readable history, Paul H. Carlson surveys the Lubbock Lake Landmark's long geologic past, placing emphasis on human activity in the region and showing how early peoples adapted to shifting environmental conditions and changing animal resources.

Yet this book is more than a history of the Landmark. In this brief, readable history, Paul H. Carlson surveys the Lubbock Lake Landmark’s long geologic past, placing emphasis on human activity in the region and showing how early peoples adapted to Reviews: 1.

Inthe Landmark celebrated 80 years of discovery that began with the accidental unearthing of a Folsom point in and continues to the present day. A unit of the Museum of Texas Tech University, the Lubbock Lake Landmark is an archaeological and natural history preserve at the northern edge of the city of Lubbock, Texas.

8 reviews of Lubbock Lake Landmark "I was really excited about going to visit this landmark, mostly for the three nature trails they have to offer. Two of the trails are each approximately half a mile long and the third trail is two to three miles Location: Landmark Dr Lubbock, TX Lubbock Lake Landmark, also known as Lubbock Lake Site, is an important archeological site and natural history preserve in the city of Lubbock, preserve is acres and is a protected state and federal landmark.

There is evidence of ancient people and extinct animals at Lubbock Lake Landmark. A unit of the Museum of Texas Tech University, the Lubbock Lake Landmark is a acre archaeological and natural history preserve at the northern edge of the city of Lubbock.

The Landmark contains evidence of alm years of occupation by. Hotels near Lubbock Lake Landmark: ( mi) Best Western Plus Tech Medical Center Inn ( mi) Overton Hotel and Conference Center ( mi) Hyatt Place Lubbock ( mi) Wingate by Wyndham Lubbock Near Texas Tech Univ.

Medical Ctr ( mi) Hilton Garden Inn Lubbock; View all hotels near Lubbock Lake Landmark on Tripadvisor/ TripAdvisor reviews. Deep time and the Texas high plains.

Lubbock: Texas Tech University Press, © (OCoLC) Online version: Carlson, Paul Howard. Deep time and the Texas high plains. Lubbock: Texas Tech University Press, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Paul.

This brief book is a history of the Lubbock Lake Landmark site, a nationally recognized archeological site located on the Texas southern High Plains on the north side of the city of Lubbock. The location has been the subject of intense investigations by archaeologists since Lubbock Lake, one of the best-dated and best-stratified archaeological sites in the New World, was discovered inwhen City of Lubbock work crews were dredging for a municipal reservoir.

Poking around the piles of dredged earth, a group of boys found a perfect Folsom projectile point, which they delivered to Prof. W.C. Holden at Texas. Table of contents for Deep time and the Lubbock Lake landmark Table of Contents for Deep time and the Lubbock Lake landmark: history and geology in the upper Brazos River region / Paul H.

Carlson, available from the Library of Congress. In hindsight, it seems fitting that those taking part in the field school had to face the exact same forces of nature that shaped the Lubbock Lake Landmark throughout its history.

You can get a good look at many of the activities in the TAS Photo Gallery. Lubbock Lake National and State Archeological Landmark is a acre preserve on the northern outskirts of Lubbock, Texas.

This book tells what scientists have. Prof. Paul H. Carlson of Texas Tech University has produced an excellent study of West Texas with "Deep Time and the Texas High Plains: History and Geology." While it is a relatively thin book ( pages), it is meaty. The information is based on the University's work at Lubbock Lake Landmark on the outskirts of Lubbock, Texas.

Deep Time and the Texas High Plains History and Geology. Texas Tech University Press, Lubbock. [Geological and historical overview inspired by Lubbock Lake Landmark.] Lubbock Lake Main TAS Photo Gallery TMM Photo Gallery Mural and. When you book withyou might even find sale rates and deep discounts on the most popular Lubbock Lake Landmark hotel.

Whether you’re heading out on a business trip or taking your family on yearly holiday, tracking down a cheap deal on Lubbock Lake Landmark hotels in Lubbock Lake Landmark gives you the opportunity to wander around.

AN ANCIENT WATERING HOLE Lubbock Lake National Historic Landmark is a unique archaeological site— the only one in North America that preserves a complete record of nea years of human history located in one place, and uncovered by scientists.

It is also a natural history preserve containing over four miles of hiking trails through acres of restored prairie on the. LUBBOCK LAKE NATIONAL HISTORIC AND STATE ARCHEOLOGICAL Lubbock Lake National Historic and State Archeological Landmark (also known as Lubbock Lake Site, Lubbock Reservoir Site, and Lubbock Locality) is an archeological preserve of about acres located on the southern High Plains of Texas in Yellowhouse Draw, an intermittent tributary of the Brazos River; the .On the Southern Plains, Lubbock Lake and Adair-Steadman are located in the Brazos River basin.

Adair-Steadman is miles ( kilometers) downstream from Lubbock Lake. Investigations at the Landmark have uncovered a series of Folsom bison kills and butchering areas, and at Adair-Steadman a stone tool workshop.The Lubbock Lake National Historic Landmark is the original Lubbock attraction. Smithsonian Magazine even declared it as one of the top five places to see evidence of early Americans.

In fact, evidence of human habitation f years ago makes it one of the oldest attractions in the Americas. Due to its nearly complete record of human activity.