2 edition of Site Bc236, Chaco Canyon National Monument, New Mexico found in the catalog.
Site Bc236, Chaco Canyon National Monument, New Mexico
Zorro A. Bradley
by Division of Archeology, Office of Archeology and Historic Preservation in [Washington]
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 96-99.
|Other titles||Chaco Canyon National Monument, New Mexico.|
|Statement||by Zorro A. Bradley.|
|Contributions||United States. Office of Archeology and Historic Preservation. Division of Archeology.|
|LC Classifications||E99.P9 B67|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 127 p.|
|Number of Pages||127|
|LC Control Number||73614014|
Chaco Canyon is a historic national park located in the northwest corner of New Mexico. Along with Mesa Verde to the north, it represents one of the crown jewels of what remains architecturally of the Anasazi culture of the American Southwest. Also known as the Ancestral Puebloans, the Anasazi, and their predecessors inhabited the greater four corners region from about B.C. until A.D. In Chaco Canyon, New Mexico, it is still possible to wander the maze of rooms of an ancestral Puebloan village erected roughly 1, years ago. .
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This companion book highlights treasures that, along with essays by curators, provide a solid introduction to New Mexico history. The historic photos shine especially, from cyanotypes of Chaco Canyon to contemporary images of lowrider communities. Las Vegas, New Mexico, – Edwina Portelle Romero (Friends of the Las Vegas City. Experience a custom guided tour of Chaco Culture National Historical Park located in arid northwest central New Mexico between Albuquerque and Arizona, in a remote canyon cut by Chaco Wash. “The center of this landscape is now known as Chaco Culture National Historical Park, a concentration of the most exceptional Ancestral Puebloan sites in the United States, and a UNESCO World Heritage.
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Site Bc, Chaco Canyon National Monument, New Mexico. [Zorro A Bradley; United States. Office of Archeology and Historic Preservation. Division of Archeology.]. This book is a thorough introduction to Chaco with many color photographs. For six centuries enormous ancient buildings lay undisturbed in a remote corner of northwestern New Mexico.
Now these "great houses" intrigue and inspire all who encounter them. In Search of Chaco cover. Cite this Record. Site BCChaco Canyon National Monument, New Mexico. Zorro A. Bradley. (tDAR id: ). Chaco Canyon National Monument, New Mexico: THE RESOURCE. The name Chaco also appears on maps of the late 's, and reference to the ruins first occurs in Josiah Gregg's book, Commerce of the Prairies, published inalthough he did not visit the area.
InLt. James H. Simpson and the artist Richard H. Kern took notes and made. Chaco Culture National Historical Park is a United States National Historical Park in the American Southwest hosting a concentration of park is located in northwestern New Mexico, between Albuquerque and Farmington, in a remote canyon cut by the Chaco ning the most sweeping collection of ancient ruins north of Mexico, the park preserves one of the most important pre Coordinates: 36°04′N °58′W / °N.
Research, Museum of New Mexico, and University of New Mexico mapped many Chacoan sites. The Federal Antiquities Act was passed with the help of Hewett and many others. This was the first federal legislation to protect archeological sites.
Chaco Canyon National Monument was established on Ma by Theodore Roosevelt. For a deeper contact with the canyon that was central to thousands of people between and A.D., come and explore Chaco through guided tours, hiking & biking trails, evening campfire talks, and night sky programs.
Chaco Culture National Historical Park, Nageezi: Address, Phone Number, Chaco Culture National Historical Park Reviews: /5 Getting to the canyon is tough.
All reviews pueblo bonito dirt road visitor center pollo petroglyph trail dark sky new mexico access road wheel drive the loop go slow great house worth the effort northern route /5(). Chaco Canyon is a famous archaeological area in the American Southwest. It is located in the region known as the Four Corners, where the states of Utah, Colorado, Arizona, and New Mexico meet.
This region was historically occupied by Ancestral Puebloan people (better known as Anasazi) and is now part of the Chaco Culture National Historical : Nicoletta Maestri.
Chaco Canyon Road descends into a shallow canyon (Gallo Wash) becoming paved at the park boundary, passes the campground and a few small ruins then enters a deeper valley up to one mile is Chaco Canyon, where all the important ruins are found; ten major sites, most of which are right next to the 8 mile (one way) loop road running beneath the crumbling, yellow/brown sandstone.
New interpretations of alluvial and paleo-vegetation records from Chaco Canyon, New Mexico, in J.E. Fasselt, K.E. Zeigler & V.W. Lueth (ed.) Geology of the Four Corners, New Mexico. New Mexico Geological Society Guidebook, 61 st Field Conference: – Socorro: New Mexico Geological by: 3.
Chaco Canyon, the center of the Trail of the Ancients Scenic Byway. Between and A.D., Chaco Canyon functioned as a ceremonial center whose influence was felt for hundreds of miles. Driving south out of the Park, you'll pass through some of the loneliest country you're likely to find anywhere.
The Three-C Site, An Early Pueblo II Ruin in Chaco Canyon, New Mexico. University of New Mexico Publications in Anthropology, No. 13, University of New Mexico.
Chaco Culture. For over 2, years, Pueblo peoples occupied a vast region of the south-western United States. Chaco Canyon, a major centre of ancestral Pueblo culture between andwas a focus for ceremonials, trade and political activity for the prehistoric Four Corners area.
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We trailered a large U-Haul full of furniture and new supplies that had been donated to their /5(). This is the largest and best known Great House in Chaco Culture National Historical Park, northern New Mexico, It was was built by ancestral Pueblo.
Explore camper reviews and photos of the campgrounds in Chaco Culture National Historic Park. Last-minute getaway. Camping near Chaco Culture National Historic Park is easy with Hipcamp, where private landowners offer one-of-a-kind camping experiences. Fourth is the Pueblo Bonito and the absolute "must-see" for anyone visiting the National Historic Park.
A mile hike (round-trip) takes you to this crown attraction of Chaco Canyon - which once served as the core of the canyon's Puebloan civilization. Fifth is Casa Rinconada and the small villages beside. It is a 1/2 mile hike, round on: Nageezi,NM. Top Trails of Colorado and New Mexico: Includes Mesa Verde, Chaco, Colorado National Monument, Great Sand Dunes and Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Parks Paperback – J by Eric Henze (Author) › Visit Amazon's Eric Henze Page.
Find all the books /5(4). Chaco Canyon Ancient Ruins NM, Nageezi, New Mexico. likes. National Park/5().Officially known as the Chaco Culture National Historic Park, but commonly known by its more concise nickname, Chaco Canyon’s origins date back close to 12, years ago.
Originally the home of the Anasazi, the community who lived in the region were mostly nomadic and were called the Basketmakers because they crafted baskets to preserve the Author: Stephanie Hubka.Hotels near Chaco Culture National Historical Park, Nageezi on Tripadvisor: Find 4, traveler reviews, candid photos, and prices for 27 hotels near Chaco Culture National Historical Park in Nageezi, NM.