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These eight views of petroglyphs and modern graffiti, shot between 1963 and 1980, illustrate that not everything at a petroglyph site has their origins in the far past. Here an old turkey track type petroglyph, first recorded in 1947, shares space with more recent additions. The site sits near a heavily used trail and receives periodic additions from modern artists. Archeologists use style and subject matter in addition to weathered appearance to sort the old from the new.

Date: 1963-1980

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Item Number: 312379
Call Number: 14EW00-1 through 14EW00-8
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 312379

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