The Paleoindian Database of the Americas


(Click on the link below to access the database file(s). The data is in Excel format. If your computer will not open the file within your browser, right click on the link and choose the "save target as" option to save the file to your computer.)

The Great Basin Fluted Point Database
(Taylor 2003)

Gary Noyes Collection
(Coffman and Noyes 2008;
Rondeau and Coffman 2007)

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Shaded Relief Map
Black and White County Map
(Image courtesy of the "Color
Landform Atlas of the United States
(Image courtesy of the
U.S. Census Bureau)
Links References

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Taylor, Amanda K.
2003 Results of a Great Basin Fluted-Point Survey. Current Research in the Pleistocene 20:77-79.

Coffman, S., and G. Noyes
2008 Morphometric Variation in Great Basin Fluted and Unfluted Concave-based Projectile Points from Pleistocene Lake Tonopah and Mud Lake, Nevada.
Current Research in the Pleistocene 25.

Rondeau, M. F., and S. Coffman
2007 A Study of Fluted Points and Similar Specimens from the Lake Tonopah and Mud Lake Portions of the Gary D. Noyes Collection, Esmeralda and Nye Counties, Nevada. CalFLUTED Research Paper 37. Rondeau Archaeological, Sacramento.


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