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Title The archaeology of the logging industry / John G. Franzen ; foreword by Michael S. Nassaney.
Imprint Gainesville : University Press of Florida, [2020]


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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 240 pages) : illustrations.
Series The American experience in archaeological perspective
American experience in archaeological perspective.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on September 14, 2020).
Subject Logging -- United States -- History.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- United States.
Logging -- United States -- Antiquities.
Lumber camps -- United States -- History.
United States.
Genre History.
Contents Lumbering : The Most American Industry? -- A Brief History of Industrial Logging in the United States -- Archaeological Approaches to the Logging Industry -- Driving Forces? The Technology of Cutting, Moving, and Processing Logs -- More than Artifacts : Spatial and Environmental Aspects of Logging -- Working in the Woods : Everyday Life in a "Roofless Factory" -- Savusaunas, Opium, Dolls, and Snuff : Social Organization at Logging Sites -- Archaeology of the Camboose Shanty in Northern Michigan : A Case Study of Two Nineteenth-Century -- Logging, Archaeology, and the Anthropocene
Summary "In this book, John Franzen surveys archaeological studies of logging sites across the nation from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, explaining how material evidence found at these locations illustrates key aspects of the American experience during this era"-- Provided by publisher.
Other Author Nassaney, Michael S., writer of foreword.
Other Title Print version: Franzen, John G.. The archaeology of the logging industry Gainesville : University Press of Florida, 2020. 9780813066585