Hulme Site
Basic information
Sample name: Hulme Site

Reference: J. R. Bozell. 1991. Fauna from the Hulme Site and comments on Central Plains tradition subsistence variability. Plains Anthropologist 36:229-253 [ER 3143]
Geography
Country: United States
State: Nebraska

Coordinate: 40° 55' N, 98° 40' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: shown on a map as just west of the origin of Prairie Creek and west of Cameron (basis of coordinate)
"The architecture, ceramic motifs, and lithic raw material are typical of the Upper Republican phase"
there are two uncalibrated radiocarbon dates of 870 +/- 50 B.P. and 830 +/- 50 B.P.
Climate and habitat
Lithology: not described
Taphonomic context: human accumulation, settlement, structures
Archaeology: bone tools, buildings, ceramics, stone tools
Habitat comments: "a five acre surface scatter" including "artifacts" and a "lodge ruin"
"scapula digging tools" are present
the ceramics and lithics are not discussed in any detail
Methods
Life forms: carnivores, rodents, ungulates, other small mammals, birds, snakes, turtles, frogs, fishes
Sampling methods: quarry, screenwash
Sample size: 1295
Years: 1985
Sampling comments: "House 1 was excavated in two meter squares with all overburden and floor fill passed through one-quarter inch mesh" but some material was recovered with 1/16th inch water screening
Metadata
Sample: 3437
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2019-09-01 17:39:48
Modified: 2019-09-09 13:18:25
Abundance distribution
46 species
13 singletons
total count 1295
Fisher's α: 9.307
geometric series k: 0.8806
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8557
Shannon's H: 2.4002
Good's u: 0.9900
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