American Indian Sources and Additional Information


The works referenced on the History & Culture: American Indian website are listed below.

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Books and Articles Referenced

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Brose, David S. 1978. “Late Prehistory of the Upper Great Lakes Area. In Northeast.” In Handbook of North American Indians, edited by Bruce Trigger, 15:569–82. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution.

Buchner, A.P. 1979. “The Shield Archaic: A Review.” Manitoba Archaeological Quarterly 3 (2): 2–11.

Buckmaster, Marla, and James Paquette. 1988. “The Gorto Site: Preliminary Report on a Late Paleo-Indian Site in Marquette County, Michigan.” The Wisconsin Archeologist 65 (2): 159–68.

Carver, Jonathan. 1976. The Journals of Jonathan Carver and Related Documents 1766-1770. Edited by John Parker. Saint Paul, Minn.: Minnesota Historical Society.

Christian, Sarah. 1932. Winter on Isle Royale, A Narrative of Life on Isle Royale During the Years of 1874 and 1875. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International.

Clark, Caven P. 1987. “A Ground Slate Point from Superior’s North Shore.” Wanikan 87 (3): 7–8.

———. 1995. Archeological Survey and Testing at Isle Royale National Park, 1987-1990 Seasons. Lincoln, Nebraska: Midwest Archeological Center, National Park Service.

Cochrane, Timothy. n.d. Ojibwa Fishing Skills and the American Fur Company’s Fishing Experiment on Lake Superior. Houghton, Mich: Isle Royale National Park.

Dawson, K.C.A. 1983. “Cummins Site: A Late Palaeo-Indian (Plano) Site at Thunder Bay, Ontario.” Ontario Archaeology 39: 3–31.

De Champlain, Samuel. 1925. The Works of Samuel De Champlain. Edited by H.P. Biggar. Vol. 2. Toronto: The Publications of the Champlain Society.

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Fitting, James E. 1975. The Archaeology of Michigan. 2nd ed. Bloomfield Hills, Mich.: Cranbrook Institute of Science.

Fitzhugh, William. 1972. “The Eastern Archaic: Commentary and Northern Perspective.” Pennsylvania Archeologist 42 (4): 1–19.

Gibbon, Guy E., and Christy A.H. Caine. 1980. “The Middle to Late Woodland Transition in Eastern Minnesota.” Midcontinental Journal of Archaeology 5 (1): 57–72.

Halsey, John R. 1983. “Miswabik-Red Metal: Lake Superior Copper and the Indians of Eastern North America.” Michigan History 67 (5): 32–41.

Ives, William. 1847. Land Survey Notes and Plats of Isle Royale, Michigan. Washington, D.C.: Bureau of Land Management.

Janzen, Donald E. 1968. “The Naomikong Point Site and the Dimensions of Laurel in the Lake Superior Basin.” In . Anthropological Papers 36. Ann Arbor, Mich.: Museum of Anthropology, The University of Michigan.

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Lane, A.C. 1898. Geological Report on Isle Royale. Michigan Geological Survey 6 1. Lansing: State of Michigan.

MacNeish, R.S. 1958. “An Introduction to the Archaeology of Southwest Manitoba.” In Bulletin 157. Anthropological Series 44. Ottawa: National Museums of Canada.

Mason, Ronald J. 1967. “The North Bay Component at the Porte Des Mortes Site.” The Wisconsin Archeologist 48 (4): 267–345.

———. 1969. “Laurel and North Bay: Diffusional Networks in the Upper Great Lakes.” American Antiquity 34 (3): 295–302.

———. 1981. Great Lakes Archaeology. New York: Academic Press.

———. 1991. “Rock Island and the Laurel Cultural Frontier in Northern Lake Michigan.” Midcontinental Journal of Archaeology 16 (1): 119–55.

Milner, George, Virginia Smith, and Eve Anderson. 1988. “Conflict, Mortality, and Community Health in an Illinois Oneota Population.” In . Carbondale: Southern Illinois University.

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Quimby, George I. 1966. Indian Culture and European Trade Goods: The Archaeology of the Historic Period in the Western Great Lakes Region. Madison: The University of Wisconsin Press.

Rakestraw, Lawrence. 1967. “Mining.” In Post Columbian History of Isle Royale. Houghton, Mich: Isle Royale National Park.

———. 1968. Commercial Fishing on Isle Royale -- 1800-1967. Houghton, Mich: Isle Royale Natural History Association.

Ray, Arthur J. 1974. Indians in the Fur Trade. Toronto: University of Toronto Press.

Salzer, Robert J. 1974. “The Wisconsin North Lakes Project: A Preliminary Report. In Aspects of Upper Great Lakes Anthropology, Papers in Honor of Lloyd A. Wilford, Edited by Elden Johnson.” In . Minnesota Prehistoric Archaeology Series 11. Saint Paul, Minn.: Minnesota Historical Society.

Shay, C. Thomas. 1971. “The Itasca Bison Kill Site: An Ecological Analysis.” In . Minnesota Prehistoric Archaeology Series 6. Saint Paul, Minn.: Minnesota Historical Society.

Stoltman, James B. 1973. “The Laurel Culture in Minnesota.” In . Minnesota Prehistoric Archaeological Series 8. Saint Paul, Minn.: Minnesota Historical Society.

———. 1986. “The Archaic Tradition.” The Wisconsin Archeologist 67 (3–4): 207–42.

Stone, Lyle M., and Donald Chaput. 1978. “History of the Upper Great Lakes Area. In Northeast.” In Handbook of North American Indians, edited by Bruce Trigger, 15:602–9. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution.

Thwaites, Rueben Gold. n.d. “1896-1901 The Jesuit Relations and Allied Documents: Travels and Explorations of the Jesuits and Missionaries in New France.” In , 1610–1791. Cleveland: Burrows Brothers Company.

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Whittlesey, Charles. 1863. “Ancient Mining on the Shores of Lake Superior.” In Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge 155. Vol. 13. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution.

Wilford, Lloyd A. 1941. “A Tentative Classification of the Prehistoric Cultures of Minnesota.” American Antiquity 6 (3): 231–49.

Winchell, N.H. 1881. “Ancient Copper-Mines of Isle Royale.” Popular Science 19 (5): 601–20.

Wittry, Warren. 1957. “A Preliminary Study of the Old Copper Complex.” The Wisconsin Archeologist 38 (4): 204–21.

Wright, Gary. 1967. “Some Aspects of Early and Mid-Seventeenth Century Exchange Networks in the Western Great Lakes.” The Michigan Archaeologist 13 (4): 181–97.

Wright, J.V. 1968. “The Michipicoten Site.” In Bulletin 224, Issue 85. Ottawa: National Museums of Canada.

———. 1972. “The Shield Archaic.” In . National Museums of Man Publications in Archaeology 3. Ottawa: National Museums of Canada.

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