Soapstone and Saltmaking Processes
Soapstone: Quarries and Fragments
- Smithsonian Annual Report for 1939. "The Use of Soapstone by the Indians of the Eastern United States. Plates 1-10. figs. 1-7
Subjects: VA, CT, MA, TN, SC, AL, MD
* Also includes illustrations that were not used in the article.
o Plates 6, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13 and loose photos.
* Journal of Washington Academy of Science 16 (19) 1926. "Ancient Soapstone Quarry in Abemarle County, VA."
Miscellaneous- relating to Soapstone
- 3 photos from same area as above publication
- 1 photo of 8 people labelled, 'Clifton Quarry, VA?'
- 1 photo of Clifton Quarry, VA. Beginning work. 41-72, 16777, taken by D.I. Bushnell, Jr.
- 3 copies of 4 fragments of soapstone
Items related to saltmaking
- No. 5 (mounted) - Salt Spring, Clarke County, Alabama
- No. 9 - site near Kimmswick, Jefferson County, Missouri
- No. 10 - site near Kimmswick, Jefferson County, Missouri, salt pans
- site near Kimmswick, Jefferson County, Missouri, salt pan in situ
- Fragments of pottery from near Scottsville, Allen County Kentucky. USNM 334000
- sections of rims of earthenware vessels from near mouth of Sabre River, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri
- pottery fragments - west bank Cumberland River, Northeast of East Nashville, Tennesee (2 plates)
- Fragments of pottery from Salt Spring, Clarke County, Alabama
- Awls and salt bowls
- Specimens from site near Kimmswick, Mo. antler and bone
- Pottery specimens from Gallatin County, Illinois
- Shell specimens from site near Kimmswick, Mo.
- Salt pans in situ.
- Photo album - Kimmswick, Jefferson County, Mo (different box)
- Publication - "Salt Tribes of the Mississippi", Tozzer Library, L.SOC.120.1 ns, vol. 44, p. 104