23MT2 - Graham Cave Stratigraphy



Stratigraphic profile in Graham Cave.






Stratigraphic profile in Graham Cave.






Stratigraphic profile in Graham Cave.






Stratigraphic profile in Graham Cave.






Stratigraphic profile of square 12P17 in Graham Cave.






Stratigraphic profile showing a late intrusive pit feature in Graham Cave.






Stratigraphic profile in Graham Cave.






Stratigraphic profile in Graham Cave.






Stratigraphic profile in Graham Cave.






Stratigraphic profile in Graham Cave.







Circle of boulders on floor of Graham Cave.







Professor Chapman believed the circle of boulders to be a council or ceremonial circle. Another possibility is that it outlines a shelter within the cave overhang where skins, brush, mud, and stones created a protective shield against harsh winter winds.




Special thanks to Candace Sall, Curation Specialist, American Archaeology Division for her assistance in researching the curated archaeological collections of the University of Missouri - Columbia. The images reproduced at this website were graciously provided by the American Archaeology Division (AAD) Museum and Missouri Archaeological Society. A warm thanks to Neathery Batsell Fuller for her advice on the content of the webpage. Webpage constructed 25 February 2006