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Determination of Chemical Composition of Red Lithic Artifacts Using X-Ray Fluorescence

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Author(s)
Bender, Shiloh A.
Advisor(s)
Barth, Robert J.; Ihinger, Phillip D.
Date
May 2011
Subject(s)
X-ray spectroscopy in archaelogy; Indians of North America--Wisconsin--Antiquities; Chippewa River Valley (Wis.)--Antiquities; Stone implements--Analysis; Geochemistry--Analysis; Posters
Series
USGZE AS589
Abstract
This research project analyzed the geochemistry of pre-contact American Indian artifacts from western Wisconsin using Handheld X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF). XRF will determine the distinct chemical composition of the materials used to manufacture these artifacts.
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Color poster with text, images, maps, and diagrams.
Sponsor(s)
University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire Office of Research and Sponsored Programs; University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire Ronald McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program
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http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1793/55157 
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