- Calf Creek culture
Calf Creek Culture was a nomadic
hunter-gathererpeople who lived on the Great Plainsof North America, especially in the area of what is today Oklahoma. The Calf Creek culture was active during the Archaic Period, approximately 5,000 years ago.
The Calf Creek people were noted for their use of large, heat-treated
The discovery in 2003 of a 5,000-year-old bison skull along the banks of the
Arkansas Riverwith a Calf Creek culture spearhead embedded in it was the subject of an episode of the PBS television series" History Detectives" "Calf Creek Arrow," "History Detectives " Season 3, Episode 8, 2005, http://www.pbs.org/opb/historydetectives/investigations/308_arrow.html] .
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