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The ancient culture of the Fremont River in Utah

Noel Morss

The ancient culture of the Fremont River in Utah

report on the explorations under the Claflin-Emerson fund, 1928-1929

by Noel Morss

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Published by University of Utah Press in Salt Lake City .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fremont culture -- Utah -- Fremont River Valley,
  • Indians of North America -- Utah -- Fremont River Valley -- Antiquities,
  • Pueblo Indians -- Antiquities,
  • Material culture -- Utah -- Fremont River Valley -- History,
  • Fremont River Valley (Utah) -- Antiquities

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNoel Morss ; foreword by Duncan Metcalfe.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE78.U55 M7 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23833100M
    ISBN 109780874809961
    LC Control Number2009039104


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The Fremont people lived throughout Utah and adjacent areas of Idaho, Colorado, and Nevada from to AD. The culture was named for the Fremont River and its valley in which many of the first Fremont sites were discovered. The Fremont were a Puebloid group who had strong cultural affiliations with their better-known contemporaries, the.

Get this from a library. The ancient culture of the Fremont River in Utah: report on the explorations under the Claflin-Emerson fund, [Noel Morss]. The Ancient Culture of the Fremont River in Utah: Report on the Explorations under the Claflin-Emerson Fund, [Noel Morss and Duncan Metcalfe]. Untilthe wild area of Utah near the Colorado River and below the mouth of the Escalante Ri.

Originally published in and now featuring a new foreword by Duncan Metcalfe, The Ancient Culture of the Fremont River in Utah has become a classic in Southwestern archaeology, furthering a conversation about the early peoples of southern Utah that continues even : Noel Morss.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The ancient culture of the Fremont River in Utah by Noel Morss,Peabody Museum edition, in EnglishPages:   About 2, years ago, a very unique culture of Fremont Indians began to develop in Utah and parts of Nevada, Idaho and Colorado.

The culture received its name from the Fremont River Valley, Utah, where these people lived and even reached as far as Cedar City. Their culture was first defined in by a young Harvard anthropology student, Noel Morss, who worked along the Fremont River in.

Secrets of the Range Creek Ranch pictographs of distinctive types" along the banks of the Fremont River in south-central Utah.

from a distinct desert culture established before the AnasaziAuthor: Keith Kloor. The Ancient Culture of the Fremont River in Utah. Noel Morss. Ancient Human Migrations. Peter Peregrine. 1 2 3 30 Next Posts» CONTACT US. The University of Utah Press J. Willard Marriott Library South East, Suite Salt Lake City, UT ORDERS: FAX: OFFICE:   Ancient Origins articles related to Fremont Culture in the sections of history, archaeology, human origins, unexplained, artifacts, ancient places and myths and legends.

(Page 1. Fremont River is mile ( km) long river in southeastern Utah, United States that flows from the Johnson Valley Reservoir, which is located on the Wasatch Plateau near Fish Lake, southeast through Capitol Reef National Park to the Muddy Creek near Hanksville where the two rivers combine to form the Dirty Devil River, a tributary of the Colorado y: United States.

Where: Western Book Cliffs between Green River and Price, Utah When: Octo through Octo What months available: Call to arrange a custom private trip - subject to permit and faculty availability.

At least 60 days notice is needed. Number of Days/Nights: Two days and two nights Group Size: Minimum 5, maximum 8 Age Group: Adults and youth 16+. The Fremont culture or Fremont people is a pre-Columbian archaeological culture which received its name from the Fremont River in the U.S.

state of Utah, where the culture's sites were discovered by local indigenous peoples like the Navajo and Navajo culture, the pictographs are credited to people who lived before the Fremont River itself is named for John Charles Frémont, an.

The Fremont culture or Fremont people, named by Noel Morss of Harvard's Peabody Museum after the Fremont River in Utah, is an archaeological culture that inhabited what is now Utah and parts of eastern Nevada, southern Idaho, southern Wyoming, and eastern Colorado between about and AD.

Rock art created by members of the Fremont Culture is found on the islands of the Great Salt Lake, and in some areas of northwestern Utah's deserts. Central Utah Fremont Indian State Park and Museum at the Hwy 89/I junction, 24 miles southwest of Richfield and 15 miles east of I, has a large collection of Fremont Indian artifacts from.

The Ancient Culture of the Fremont River in Utah: Report on the Explorations under the Claflin-Emerson Fund, by Noel Morss really liked it avg rating — 1 rating. The ancient Puebloan culture, also known as the Anasazi, occupied territory adjacent to the ancestral Puebloan culture centered on the present-day Four Corners area of the Southwest United States, including the San Juan River region of Utah.

Archaeologists debate when this distinct culture emerged, but cultural development seems to date from about the common era, about years.

That culture is characterized as a hunting-gathering one, a flexible, highly adaptive life way that has characterized most of man’s worldwide history. A new archaeological study area along Range Creek in the Book Cliff Mountains of Utah will contribute a great deal of information on the Fremont Indian Culture.

Ancient Indian villages revealed in Utah ranch turned over to the state offer some of the best evidence of the little-understood Fremont culture, hunter-gatherers and farmers who lived mostly. Fremont is a culture (ca. A.D.) first defined by archaeologist Noel Morss in based on characteristics unique to the area.

Initially thought to be a simple socio-political system, recent reassessments of the Fremont assume a more complex society/5. The Fremont Indians of Utah adopted farming technology that would be wiped out by their conquerors, the Utes.

One of the most mysterious discoveries found in ancient Utah is a technological and lifestyle regression that occurred around AD, when the Fremont Indians’ culture vanished in less than a century.

He reported his work in The Ancient Culture of the Fremont River in Utah and defined a new archaeological group which he called the Fremont after the river where he worked. The Fremont Culture, he maintained, was clearly influenced by the Southwest but was "not an integral pat of the main stream of Southwestern development.".

The ruins and other remains of these ancient people in Range Creek are not spectacular. There are no grand cliff dwellings such as Colorado's Mesa Verde or Arizona's Canyon de Chelly here.

The Fremont people were not cliff dwellers, as were the Anasazi, a different but contemporary desert culture that thrived farther south.

Add a Book; Sponsor a Book; Recent Community Edits; Developer Center; The ancient culture of the Fremont River in Utah Noel Morss Not In Library. Robert Butler Not In Library. A Fremont culture frontier in the upper Snake and Salmon River country B.

Robert Butler Not In Library. A promontory pottery find at the foot of the Lost. Fremont River Fly Fishing in UT. Located in Southern Utah, the Fremont River is a place that is a little used bounty for fly fishing. Its magnificent scenery coupled with the abundance of life in and around its waters make for a wonderful place to learn and experience fly fishing at its best.

People have lived in Utah for thousands of years. The earliest inhabitants are called the Paleo-Indians. They later developed into the Fremont people and the Anasazi around AD. The Anasazi are also called the "Cliff Dwellers" because they carved large cities out of the walls of cliffs.

Some of these cities can still be seen today. In a way, Utah's heritage and culture reaches all the way back to the age when dinosaurs ruled the land; living and dying, then leaving behind a wealth of fossils.

Ancient Pueblo cultures, known as the Anasazi and Fremont Indians, raised corn in Southern Utah from about 1 A.D. toand left. The Ancient Culture of the Fremont River in Utah: Report on the Explorations under the Claflin-Emerson Fund, Noel Morss University of Utah Press, Library of Congress EU55M7 | Dewey Decimal   Hundreds of sites on a private ranch turned over to the state offer some of the best evidence of the little-understood Fremont culture, hunter-gatherers and farmers who lived mostly within the present-day borders of Utah.

Hundreds of rock art panels are scattered across the canyon along Range Creek, some in red, white, yellow, black, and peach. The Wilcox family has long been aware of the ancient ruins and only recently have visitors been allowed to access over unspoiled sites of this ancient, mysterious culture.

Looking down Barton Canyon from the West Tavaputs Plateau, one can only imagine how the Fremont Indian Culture survived and flourished in this hard land.

Broad-shouldered figurines made from unfired clay and bison leather moccasins are two indicators of the presence of Fremont culture. (Courtesy Utah Museum of Natural History) [LARGER IMAGE] It was a secret few could keep: magnificent ruins untouched by relic hunters and barely known to archaeologists.

Petroglyph panels throughout the park depict ancient art and stories of these people who lived in the area from approximately Common Era (CE). Named for the Fremont River that flows through the park, evidence now shows that these people lived throughout.

Fremont is a culture first defined by archaeologist Noel Morss in based on characteristics unique to the Fremont River drainage. Initially thought to be a simple sociopolitical system, recent reassessments of the Fremont (ca. A.D.) assumes a more complex society. This volume places Fremont rock art studies in this contemporary.

Clear Creek Canyon, Utah The Fremont Culture - Stories in Stone. Text and Photos by Damian Fagan. Clear Creek Canyon in western Utah tells many tales to those who stop and listen. Along its walls ancient myths and legends are carved in stone or painted upon the rock. Steven R. Simms, Traces of Fremont: Society and Rock Art in Ancient Utah (Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, ).

Richard K. Talbot and Lane D. Richens, Fremont Farming and Mobility on the Far Northern Colorado Plateau, Museum of Peoples and Culture, Occasional Paper No. 10 (Provo, UT: Brigham Young University, ).

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Along with Native American flute music by Carlos Nakai, Simms will discuss the people and culture known as “Fremont.” Named after the Fremont River in. Utah National Parks Adventure Tour Company.

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