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.)

Clovis Blade Technology (Collins 1999)

Gault Folsom Measures (Lassen 2009)

Folsom Distribution (Largent 1991)

Lake Theo Site (Buchanan 2002)

Shifting Sands (Hofman 1990)

San Patrice (Jennings 2007)

Yellow Hawk Site (Mallouf 1989)

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

The Center for the Study of the First Americans

Lubbock Lake (A Folsom site in Texas)

The Pavo Real Paleoindian Site

Texas Archaeological Research Labratory

Texas Archaeological Research Labratory > The Gault Site

TxDOT Publications - Environmental Affairs Division


Buchanan, Briggs
2002 Folsom Lithic Procurement, Tool Use, and Replacement at the Lake Theo Site, Texas. Plains Antrhopologist Vol. 47, No. 181, pp. 121-146

Collins, Michael B.
1999 Clovis Blade Technology.University of Texas Press, Austin, Texas, pp. 99-103.

Hofman, Jack L., Daniel S. Amick, and Richard O. Rose
1990 Shifting Sands: A Folsom-Midland Assemblage from a Campsite in Western Texas. Plains Anthropologist 35(129): 221-253.

Jennings, Thomas A.
2007 San Patrice Technology and Mobility across the Plains-Woodland Border. Unpublished Thesis, University of Oklahoma.

Largent, Floyd B. Jr., Michael R. Waters, and David L. Carlson
1991 The Spatiotemporal Distribution and Characteristics of Folsom Projectile Points in Texas. Plains Anthropologist, pp. 323-341.

Mallouf, Robert J.
1989 A Clovis Quarry Workshop in the Callahan Divide: the Yellow Hawk site, Taylor County, Texas. Plains Anthropologist, vol 34, #124 part 1, May, pp. 81-103.



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