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The Emeryville shellmound final report

W. Egbert Schenck

The Emeryville shellmound final report

by W. Egbert Schenck

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mound-builders,
  • Kitchen-middens,
  • Indians of North America

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby W. Egbert Schenck ...
    SeriesUniversity of California publications in American archaeology and ethnology -- v. 23, no. 3, University of California publications -- v. 23, no. 3.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE51 .C15 vol. 23, no. 3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p. l., p. [147]-282, 1 l.
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24899594M
    LC Control Number26000704
    OCLC/WorldCa2129331

      The Bay Street shopping mall on Shellmound Street draws hundreds of visitors every day, but few realize the cultural significance of the land that lies beneath it, or venture into the shellmound. Rider Info. The Emery Go-Round shuttle is a fare-free service open to the public. Our service operates a Standard and Commute service on Monday through Friday and a Weekend Service on Saturday’s and Sundays, with exception of the holidays listed below.

    In , part of the Emeryville shell mound was leveled for the construction of a dance pavilion called “Shellmound Park,” where San Franciscans could come to the East Bay to dance, as one historian points out, literally on the graves of the Ohlone Indians (DelVicchio). The Emeryville Shellmound was the largest of the over shellmounds that surrounded San Francisco Bay; it is a sacred burial site for the Ohlone people along the mouth of the Temescal Creek.

      But the site was already ravaged before the Emeryville Redevelopment Agency started building their commercial haven in From until the ’s it was a tourist destination (in)appropriately called “Shellmound Park”. When Prohibition hit and the amusement park failed, it became an industrial plant. TIL of the Emeryville Shellmound, an Ohlone Indian burial site and village occupied from at least years ago to years ago, which now is contaminated with early industrial waste and paved over with a shopping mall and an Ikea. () submitted 3 .


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The Emeryville shellmound final report by W. Egbert Schenck Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Emeryville shellmound final report, by W. Egbert Schenck Publisher: Berkeley, Calif., University of California Press, Series: University The Emeryville shellmound final report book California publications in American archaeology and ethnology v.

23, no. This book can be found at the UC Berkeley Main Library, Call Number EC3 v ; Uhle, Max, The Emeryville. OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title. Description: 1 preliminary leaf, pages [], 1 leaf illustrations (including map) plates 18 cm.

Get this from a library. Excavation of the Emeryville Shellmound, Nels C. Nelson's final report. [N C Nelson; Jack M Broughton]. The Emeryville Shellmound, like others in the Bay region, was a significant cultural site infused with sacred as well as secular meaning.

The mound functioned as a mortuary for long-term burials. Excavations by archaeologists in reported over burials, which were. Once the largest burial ground in the area, the Emeryville Shellmound has been torn apart numerous times; it was partially flattened in to erect an amusement park, and when the park closed inarchaeologists discovered over indigenous graves.

Linda Barrera, who resigned from the Commission because she had to move out of Emeryville. The Council unanimously approved the 40th and San Pablo Bus Hub Project Draft Final Report embodying the revised conceptual design for 40th Street from IKEA to Adeline Street.

Emeryville Shellmound, Emeryville, California. 29 likes were here. The Emeryville Shellmound, in Emeryville, California, is a sacred burial site of /5(14). The Book of the Dead in 3D, Featuring Items from the Phoebe A. Hearst Museum and Others Excavation of the Emeryville Shellmound (ALA): Nels C.

Nelson's Final Report. You are here. Excavation of the Emeryville Shellmound (ALA): Nels C. Nelson's Final Report. Editor: Nelson, Nels C., and Broughton, Jack M. Year: Artistry at Emeryville Apartments is an urban explorer's dream. Visit favorites such as the East Bay Bridge Center, the Emeryville Marina and the aquatic center.

Everything that this amazing city has to offer is right outside your doorstep, including the Emeryville Public Market with dozens of eateries under one roof/5. December Department Progress Report City Manager Office Page 2 of 2 Miscellaneous • The City Manager attended the Art Purchase Award receptions at City Hall and the Senior Center.

• The City Manager attended the Shellmound Gateway Lighting Event under the Powell Street overpass. Emeryville is a small city located in northwest Alameda County, California, in the United lies in a corridor between the cities of Berkeley and Oakland, with a border on the shore of San Francisco resident population as of Its proximity to San Francisco, the Bay Bridge, the University of California, Berkeley, and Silicon Valley has been a catalyst for recent Country: United States.

The Book of the Dead in 3D, Featuring Items from the Phoebe A. Hearst Museum and Others A 16, yr old fox recovered in a pre-Natufian context in Jordan ARF Graduate Student Alec Apodaca engages with young archaeologists at iDig Benicia   The Emeryville Shellmound / Max Uhle -- Recent Investigations Bearing on the Question of the Occurrence of the Neocene Man in the Auriferous Gravels of the Sierra Nevada / William J.

Sinclair -- Pomo Indian Basketry / S.A. Barrett -- Shellmounds of the San Francisco Bay region / N.C. Nelson -- The Ellis Shellmound / N.C. Nelson -- v. This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. The Emeryville Shellmound Hardcover – January 1, by Max Uhle (Author)Author: Max Uhle.

Also, there is an earlier (now out-of-print) book titled American Indian Life which contains a story called “Wixi of the Shellmound People.” Written by anthropologist N. Nelson, who not only surveyed the bay area shellmounds but participated in several of the excavations, including that at Emeryville, “Wtxt” uses the.

Fundraiser to save the West Berkeley Shellmound and Village Site Save the West Berkeley Shellmound Facebook page Save West Berkeley Shellmound on Twitter West Berkeley Site information 12/15/ Statement of Ohlone Family Bands opposing any development at 4th St.

3/13/ Vincent Medina, Chochenyo Ohlone— Comment Letter regarding Fourth. Footage from the Emeryville Shellmound Protest including that evening's news story. When Native American protesters decided to walk away from.

the emeryville shellmound final report by w. egbert schenck university of california publications in american archaeology and ethnology volu no. 3, pp.plates8 figures in text, 1 map university of california press berkeley, california   I want to thank the East Bay Times for the recent article informing readers of the Emeryville Shellmound, where a shopping center sits atop.

EMERYVILLE SHELLMOUND.* The artifacts, complete and fragmentary, uinearthed during the excavation of the Emeryville shellmound are of stone, bone or horn, and shell In number, the objects of bone and horn about equal those of stone, or if the large quantity of chipped stone in the lower strata be deducted, being mainly workshop.City of Emeryville | Park Ave.

| Emeryville, CA | Phone: | Fax: Read Aloud Excerpts from "The Emeryville Shellmound" and "The Emeryville Shellmound Final Report": Highlight and define new vocabulary and discussion about how the narrative of Emeryville is changing.

The University of California at Berkeley excavated the Emeryville Shellmound site twice once in and a second time in