Journal of the Iowa Archeological Society

JIAS Volume 62 (2015)
$5.00

Table of Contents:

  • “A Venture to the Plantation of the Sun”: Lahontan’s 1688 Journey Across Iowa and Beyond (Peter H. Wood)
  • Late Woodland Components at the Fort Madison Senior Housing Site (13LE539), Lee County, Iowa (John F. Doershuk)
  • The Hook Mound Group (13LA40) Lost and Found (Michael J. Perry)
  • By Any Other Name: The Use of Reported Projectile Point Types in Spatial Analyses 41 (Benjamin T. Shirar) 

Book Reviews

  • Robin M. Lillie and Jennifer E. Mack’s Dubuque’s Forgotten Cemetery: Excavating a Nineteenth-century Burial Ground in a Twenty-first-century City (Eve Hargrave) 
  • Ken S. Mueller’s Senator Benton and the People: Master Race Democracy on the Early American Frontier (Laura Rigal) 
  • Whittaker et al.’s The Archaeological Guide to Iowa (Geraldine Schwarz and Dean Schwarz) 
  • Nicholas A. Brown and Sarah E. Kanouse’s Re-Collecting Black Hawk: Landscape, Memory, and Power in the American Midwest (Michael J. Perry) 
  • Hargrave et al.’s Transforming the Dead: Culturally Modified Bone in the Prehistoric Midwest (Anne L. Grauer)
  • Douglas W. Owsley and Richard L. Jantz’s Kennewick Man: The Scientific Investigation of an Ancient American Skeleton (Lara Noldner)
JIAS Volume 61 (2014)
$5.00

Iowaville, a 1765-1820s Báxoje (Ioway) Village

edited by Cynthia L. Peterson

Table of Contents:

  • Iowaville, a 1765–1820s Báxoje (Ioway) Village (Cynthia L. Peterson)
  • Historic Background of the Báxoje and Iowaville Cynthia L. Peterson
  • Iowaville Geomorphology and Stratigraphy (Joe Alan Artz)
  • Prior Archaeological Investigations at Iowaville (Cynthia L. Peterson and Anton Till)
  • Private Artifact Collections from Iowaville (Cynthia L. Peterson)
  • Geophysical Investigations at Iowaville (Steven L. De Vore)
  • 2010 Iowaville Archaeological Investigations (Cynthia L. Peterson)
  • Plant Remains from Iowaville  (Christina E. Pearce and William Green)
  • Iowaville Faunal Analysis (Chérie Haury-Artz)
  • Portable Infrared Mineral Analyzer Study of Iowaville Pipestone (Sarah U. Wisseman and Randall E. Hughes)
  • Iowaville Site Summary and Recommendations (Cynthia L. Peterson)

Book Reviews 

  • David L. Browman’s Cultural Negotiations: The Role of Women in the Founding of Americanist Archaeology (Nurit G. Finn) 
  • Douglas D. Scott’s Uncovering History: Archaeological Investigations at the Little Bighorn (Carl A. Merry) 
  • Ronald R. Switzer’s The Steamboat Bertrand and Missouri River Commerce (Cindy L. Nagel) 
  • Scott et al.’s Custer, Cody, and Grand Duke Alexis: Historical Archaeology of the Royal Buffalo Hunt (Marlin F. Hawley)
JIAS Volume 60 (2013)
$5.00

Table of Contents:

  • History and Archaeology of the Elgin Brewery Site, Fayette County, Iowa (Leah D. Rogers) 
  • Nineteenth Century Mills in Allamakee County (Michael J. Perry and Sheila Oberreuter) 
  • Obituary: Marshall B. McKusick (1930–2013) (Joseph A. Tiffany)

 Book Reviews 

  • Stanford and Bradley: Across Atlantic Ice: The Origin of America’s Clovis Culture (John C. Whittaker) 
  • Howey: Mound Builders and Monument Makers of the Northern Great Lakes, 1200–1600 (David W. Benn) 
  • Lovis et al.: The Geoarchaeology of Lake Michigan Coastal Dunes (Laura J. Crawford)
JIAS Volume 59 (2012)
$5.00

Table of Contents:

  • Traversing Field and Forest:  John C. Hartman and Prehistoric Waterloo (Donald H. Gaff and Sarah J. Caldwell) 
  • An Apparently Very Old Prehistoric Camp Site (Ellison J. Orr, with analysis and commentary by Michael J. Perry and Aimee Roberts)
  • Obituary: Richard Gates Slattery (1918–2012) (Joseph A. Tiffany)

Book Reviews

  • Birmingham: Spirits of Earth: The Effigy Mound Landscape of Madison and the Four Lakes (Kim Martens Tyo) 
  • Noel Hume: Belzoni: The Giant Archaeologists Love to Hate (Dennis Kellogg) 
JIAS Volume 58 (2011)
$5.00

Table of Contents:

  • A Quantitative Analysis of Thin Sections of Ceramic Material from 13LN323, Palisades-Dows Preserve, Linn County, Iowa (Paul L. Garvin and Nicholas W. Slater)
  • A Clovis Point from the Dr. Paul Ostlie Collection (Branden K. Scott) 
  • Rediscovering the Mahouea (Colin M. Betts) 
  • Shall Iowa Have National Monuments?  (Charles R. Keyes, with commentary by Michael J. Perry)

Book Reviews 

  • Meltzer: First Peoples in a New World (Julie E. Morrow) 
  • Colwell-Chanthaphonh: Inheriting the Past: The Making of Arthur C. Parker and Indigenous Archaeology (Wynema Morris)
JIAS Volume 57 (2010)
$5.00

Table of Contents:

  • Lost Fountains: When Des Moines Aspired to be the “City Beautiful” (William E. Whittaker and Cindy L. Nagel) 
  • Grooved Axes of the Keokuk Type (Charles R. Keyes, with analysis and commentary by Michael J. Perry)
  • A Geographic Information System Model of Prehistoric Mound Location in Iowa (Chad A. Goings) 
  • Petroglyphic of Allamakee County: A Preliminary Summary (Ellison J. Orr, with analysis and commentary by Michael J. Perry and Raymond Anderson) 
  • Archaeological Evaluation of the Wet Lobe of the Allen Fan Site —13HA385 (James M. Collins and Rolfe Mandel) 

Book Reviews 

  • Chacon and Mendoza: North American Indigenous Warfare and Ritual Violence (Jim D. Feagins) 
  • Whittaker: Frontier Forts of Iowa (Loren N. Horton) 
  • Daubenmier: The Meskwaki and Anthropologists (David M. Gradwohl)
JIAS Volume 56 (2009)
$5.00

Table of Contents: 

  • Continuity in the Woodland mound Building Tradition of Northeastern Iowa (David W. Benn)
  • Ceramic Temper and Fire-cracked Rock Selection at 13LN323, Palisades-Dows State Preserve, Linn County, Iowa (John F. Doershuk, Paul L. Garvin, and Julia K. Clark)
  • Rockshelters of Northeastern Iowa: The Waterville Rock Shelter (Ellison J. Orr, with analysis and commentary by Michael J. Perry)

Book Reviews

  • Olson: The Ioway in Missouri (Dale R. Henning)
  • Beck: Inkpaduta: Dakota Leader (Wynema Morris)
  • Jung: The Black Hawk War of 1832 (Ferrel E. Anderson)
  • Bennett: Authenticating Ancient Indian Artifacts (Mark L. Anderson)
JIAS Volume 55 (2008)
$5.00

Table of Contents:

  • Pierre-Jean de Smet’s Remarkable Map of the Missouroi River Valley, 1839: What Did He See in Iowa? (William E. Whittaker)
  • Past Lives Remembered: Historical Archaeology at the Iowa 4-H Center (Adam J. Meseke)
  • Profiles in Iowa Archaeology: Memories of Art Hoppin, 1950–2008 (Compiled by David W. Benn)

Book Reviews

  • Birmingham and Goldstein: Aztalan: Mysteries of an Ancient Indian Town (Michael J. Perry)
  • Morrow and Gnecco: Paleoindian Archaeology: A Hemispheric Perspective (Matthew E. Hill)
  • Hoxie and Nelson: Lewis and Clark and the Indian Country (Cherie E. Haury-Artz)
JIAS Volume 54 (2007)
$5.00

Archeological Investigations of Iowa Underground Railroad Sites

Table of Contents:

  • Civil Bend Archeology: An Initial Examination of Several Sites in the Antislavery Historic Context (Lowell Blikre)
  • Archaeological and Geophysical Investigations at the Reverend George B. Hitchcock Properties, Cass County, Iowa (Douglas W. Jones and Steven L. DeVore)
  • Profiles in Iowa Archeology: My Life in the Cemetery: Personal, CRM, and Ethnoarchaeological Ruminations (David Mayer Gradwohl)

Book Reviews

  • Green: A Warrior I have Been: Plains Indian Cultures in Transition (Jim Feagins)
  • VanPool and VanPool: Signs of the Casas Grandes Shamans (James M. Collins)
  • Lekson: The Architecture of Chaco Canyon, New Mexico (Wm. Lane Shields)
  • Ahler and Kay: Plains Village Archaeology: Bison-hunting Farmers in the Central and Northern Plains (John G. Hedden)
JIAS Volume 53 (2006)
$5.00

Table of Contents:

  • Preparing for War in the Fat Land (Charles R. Keyes, with analysis and commentary by Michael J. Perry)
  • Ground Penetrating Radar Survey of the Fort Atkinson Dragoon Stables (William E. Whittaker)

Book Reviews

  • Hoard and Banks: Kansas Archaeology (John G. Hedden)
  • Ehrhardt: European Metals in Native Hands: Rethinking the Dynamics of Technological Change, 1640-1683 (Jim Feagins)

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