The archaeological literature of Illinois has been without a fine-grained regional chronology within which to bracket historical archaeological remains. The rich archival record of the region and a growing archaeological database now afford the opportunity to more closely define terms, and to create a chronological framework better suited for the basic historical contextualizing of short-term sites and artifact assemblages.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||Illinois Archaeology: Journal of the Illinois Archaeology Survey|
|State||Published - Jan 2009|