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By Thomas J. Connolly

The study during this quantity derives from investigations carried out in reference to proposed widening and realignment of the Paulina-East Lake street, positioned in the caldera of Newberry Volcano. Formal review of thirteen localities and knowledge recovers at 4 websites produced a wealth of data concerning human makes use of of the caldera and area in the course of the Holocene.Initial reviews have been performed in 1990 at 9 websites. textual content excavations the subsequent yr have been carried out at 4 extra localities. the result of info restoration excavations undertaken at 4 websites in 1992 are pronounced during this quantity.

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