Middle Woodland Diagnostics of Plowzone and Surface Plowzone – 49 blades Surface – 121 blades – Waubesa point – Dickson point
Conclusion Holding Phase Farming – Hoe flakes Tool production site? Trade versus migration Regions of interaction – Southern Illinois, Illinois river valley, southwestern Illinois Trade versus migration?
Acknowledgments I want to thank Dr. Holt for all of the wisdom that she shared, without her guidance this research would not have been possible Larry Kinsella for making my comparative collection without which the unidentified category would be much larger. Miranda Yancey and Ken Farnsworth for looking over my first attempts at lithic analysis and for guiding me in the right direction.