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.)

Ohio Fluted Point Survey
(provided by Bowen 2010)

Ohio Dovetail Survey
(provided by Bowen 2010)

Ohio Notched Base Survey
(provided by Bowen 2010)

Ohio Thebes Survey
(provided by Bowen 2010)

Paleo Crossing
(Metin, Redmond, and Kollecker 2004)

Ohio Fluted Point Data
(Lepper 1986 Appendix A)

Ohio Fluted Point Data
(Lepper 1986 Appendix B)

Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky Metric Data
(Tankersley 1989 Appendix 5)

Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky Sites
(Tankersley 1989 Appendix 3)

Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky Point Data
(Tankersley 1989 Appendix 2)

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for this state, click here.

Click on the thumbnails for the full maps.
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

Survey of Ohio Fluted Points (SOFP) By County and Material with Images

Ohio History Central entry for Paleoindians

What's the Point? Identifying Flint Artifacts

Eren, Metin I., Brian G. Redmond, and Mark A. Kollecker
2004 The Paleo-Crossing (33-ME-274) Fluted Point Assemblage. Current Research in the Pleistocene 21:38-39

Leper, Bradley T.
1986 Early Paleo-Indian Land Use Patterns In The Central Muskingum River Basin, Coshocton County, Ohio. Unpublished Ph.D. Dissertation, Department of Anthropology, The Ohio State University.

Tankersley, Kenneth B.
1989 Late Pleistocen Lithic Exploitation and Human Settlement in the Midwestern United States. Ph-D Dissertation, Indiana University, Bloomington.


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