Journal of the Iowa Archeological Society

JIAS Volume 65 (2018)
$5.00

Table of Contents:

  • Artifacts from the South Marble Rock Mound Group, Floyd County, Iowa (Joseph A. Tiffany)
  • A Northeast Iowa Rock Art Miscellany: Part III in a Series (Russell P. Baldner)
  • A History of Iowa's State Archaeological Repository (John L. Cordell, John F. Doershuk, and Stephen C. Lensink)
  • In Memoriam: Govenor Robert D. Ray, A Strong Proponent of Human Rights (David M. Gradwohl)
  • Addendum to "Doug Jones' Role in Documenting Ancient Plant Use in Iowa" (William Green)
  • In Memoriam: Toby A. Morrow

Book Reviews

  • Frison: Rancher Archaeologist: A Career in Two Different Worlds (John C. Whittaker) 
  • Birmingham and Rosebrough: Indian Mounds of Wisconsin, 2nd ed. (John F. Doershuk)
  • DeMallie, Parks, and Vezina: A Fur Trader on the Upper Missouri: The Journal and Description of Jean-Baptiste Truteau, 1794-1796 (Greg Olson)
  • Bellecourt: The Thunder Before the Storm: The Autobiography of Clyde Bellecourt​ (Bill Whittaker)
  • Shannon: Indian Captive, Indian King: Peter Williamson in America and Britain (McDowell, Jr.)
JIAS Volume 64 (2017)
$5.00

Table of Contents:

  • Douglas W. Jones: A Memorial Tribute (Michael J. Perry)
  • Doug Jones’ Role in Documenting Ancient Plant Use in Iowa (William Green)
  • The Role of Chenopodium and Other Native Plants in Mill Creek Agricultural Systems (Douglas W. Jones)
  • Geophysical Investigations at the Ward Long Mound Site, Allamakee County, Iowa (Colin Betts and Marshall Stay)
  • What’s Below the Surface: Geophysical Investigations of the Webb Mounds (13OB28), O’Brien County, Iowa (Megan Stroh Messerole)
  • In Sculpted Valleys: Revisiting the Native American Rock Art Legacy in Northeast Iowa— Part II (Russell P. Baldner)

Book Reviews

  • Roberson: Prehistoric Artifacts of Iowa (Bryan Kendall) 
  • Colwell: Plundered Skulls and Stolen Spirits: Inside the Fight to Reclaim Native America’s Culture (Jennifer E. Mack)
  • Williams and Giles: Archaeologists and the Dead: Mortuary Archaeology in Contemporary Society (Lara Noldner)
  • Diffendahl, Jr.: Great Plains Geology​ (Joe Alan Artz)
  • Warner and Purser: Historical Archaeology Through a Western Lens​ (Matt Donovan)
  • LaPoe and LaPoe II: Indian Country: Telling a Story in a Digital Age​ (Chérie Haury-Artz)
JIAS Volume 63 (2016)
$5.00

Table of Contents:

  • Into the Lofty Realm of Thunderbirds: Revisiting the Native American Rock Art Legacy in Northeast Iowa — Part I (Russell P. Baldner)
  • Using Ceramic Petrography to Evaluate the Nature of Cultural Interaction Between the Spoon River Culture of the Central Illinois Valley and the Mill Creek Culture of Northwest Iowa (James B. Stoltman and Joseph A. Tiffany)
  • Archaeology Begins at Home: Rescue of Remains From a Professor’s House and College Creamery on the Iowa State University Campus (Adam J. Meseke, Aaron M. Greiner, and David Mayer Gradwohl)
  • Historical and Archaeological Investigations of the Fort Dodge Clay Works, 1892–1907 (Richard J. Carlson and Alan J. Hawkins)
  • Comment on Shirar’s Projectile Point Types (James L. Theler and Robert F. Boszhardt)

Book Reviews

  • Krueger: Myths of the Rune Stone: Viking Martyrs and the Birthplace of America (Colin Betts) 
  • Olson: Ioway Life: Reservation and Reform, 1837–1860 (Lance M. Foster)
  • Arndt: Ho-Chunk Powwows and the Politics of Tradition (Jacki Thompson Rand)
  • Ferguson: Illinois in the War of 1812 (Robert C. Vogel)
  • Byers: Reclaiming the Hopewellian Ceremonial Sphere (Shannon Fie)
  • Lyman: Theodore E. White and the Development of Zooarchaeology in North America (Meredith Wismer)
  • Wishart: Great Plains Indians (Donald Raker)
  • Schrab and Boszhardt: Hidden Thunder: Rock Art of the Upper Midwest (William E. Whittaker)

 

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)
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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)

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