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The Historical Turn in Southeastern Archaeology$
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Robbie Ethridge and Eric E. Bowne

Print publication date: 2020

Print ISBN-13: 9781683401629

Published to Florida Scholarship Online: May 2021

DOI: 10.5744/florida/9781683401629.001.0001

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An Archaeology of Native American Placemaking in the Southern Appalachians

An Archaeology of Native American Placemaking in the Southern Appalachians

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(p.101) 5 An Archaeology of Native American Placemaking in the Southern Appalachians
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The Historical Turn in Southeastern Archaeology
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Christopher B. Rodning

Lynne P. Sullivan

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University Press of Florida
DOI:10.5744/florida/9781683401629.003.0006

Archaeology contributes material perspectives and temporal dimensions to the study of placemaking. This chapter explores relationships between people and place in Native American town areas of the southern Appalachians. How did these towns situate themselves within the southern Appalachian landscape during the period just before and after European contact? How did practices of placemaking shape Native American responses to encounters and entanglements with Spanish conquistadors and English traders and military expeditions? As evident from archaeology, oral tradition, and place names, many places within the landscape of the southern Appalachians were sources of resilience and stability and points of resistance to change.

Keywords:   placemaking, southern Appalachians, European contact

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