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Town of Springerville- Casa Malpais Archaeological Site and Museum

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Town of Springerville- Casa Malpais Archaeological Site and Museum

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418 E. Main St.
Springerville, AZ 85938 United States

March 2018

The Earliest Apache in Arizona: Evidence and Arguments – Springerville

March 24, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Town of Springerville- Casa Malpais Archaeological Site and Museum, 418 E. Main St.
Springerville, AZ 85938 United States
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How did the Apache impact late prehistoric peoples? Research provides evidence of ancestral Apaches in the southern Southwest as early as A.D. 1300. Evidence comes from chronometric dates obtained from storage features (covered with grass or leaves), on Apache pottery, and from roasting pits, all in direct association with other types of Apache material culture. A continuous sequence of use from the A.D. 1300s through the late 1700s provides new insights into a western route into this region and the…

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