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Munkers Creek Projectile Points from the William Young Site, 14MO304 - Page

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The Munkers Creek phase describes a stone tool technology restricted primarily to the Flint Hills. During this time most of North America was in a prolonged drought so severe that Archeologists thought people left the Plains. Munkers Creek artifacts show that people stayed, but they may have chosen their habitats carefully. Munkers Creek projectile points, like these illustrated from the William Young site in Morris County, were launched using a spear thrower.

Date: 4250-2850 BCE

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Item Number: 309661
Call Number: 14MO304-191
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 309661

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