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Archaeology in the Rock and Pelican Lake Area of South Central Manitoba

Chris Vickers completed a series of archaeological digs in the Mound Builder and Assiniboine sites in Southern Manitoba between 1940 and 1950.

These reports were prepared for the Historical and Scientific Society of Manitoba and are now in the collection of the University of Manitoba.

    Archaeological Report 1945 - Southern Manitoba Sites - Chris Vickers

    Research was carried by Chris Vickers on Mound Builder and Assiniboine sites in Southern Manitoba from 1940 to 1950. 

    This report was prepared for the Historical and Scientific Society of Manitoba and is currently in the collection of the University of Manitoba.

     

      Archaeological Report 1946 - Chris Vickers - Southern Manitoba Sites

      A report on Chris Vickers' archaeological surveys and digs completed during the 1946 field season on the Mound Builder and Assiniboine sites in Southern Manitoba.

      Completed for the Historical and Scientific Society of Manitoba. The report is in the collection of the University of Manitoba.

        Archaeological Report 1947 - Chris Vickers - Southern Manitoba Prehistory Sites

        In his 1947 report, Chris Vickers notes important discoveries on the origin of several settlement cultures in South Central Manitoba. He also notes the destruction of one major prehistoric site due to agricultural bulldozing.

        This report as written for the Mistorical and Scientific Society of Manitoba and is in the collection of the University of Manitoba.

         

          Archaeology Report 1948 - Chris Vickers - Southern Manitoba Sites

          In his 1948 report, Chris Vickers notes important discoveries on the origin of several settlement cultures in South Central Manitoba.

          This report as written for the Historical and Scientific Society of Manitoba and is in the collection of the University of Manitoba.

            Archaeological Report 1949 - Chris Vickers - Manitoba's Aboriginal Cultures and their Settlement Pathways

            In his 1949 report, Chris Vickers notes important discoveries on the origin of several settlement cultures in South Central Manitoba. He summarizes the conclusions made as a result of his work, describing the path taken by different cultural groups over a period of centuries.

            This report as written for the Historical and Scientific Society of Manitoba and is in the collection of the University of Manitoba.

              Archaeological Report 1950 - Chris Vickers - Summary Research on Manitoba Aboriginal Cultures

              In his 1950 report, Chris Vickers notes important discoveries on the origin of several settlement cultures in South Central Manitoba. Based on his research, he comments on the lifestyle of the eary inhabitants of Southern Manitoba.

              This report as written for the Historical and Scientific Society of Manitoba and is in the collection of the University of Manitoba.