Laguna Woman, found in Laguna Beach in 1933 by Howard Wilson, are the Oldest human remains in the western hemisphere. At 17,000 years old, Laguna Woman is the first American.

Laguna Woman - The First American
Further References and Published Results

World Archeology
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World Archaeology
Volume 7 No 2 - 1975
Dating: New Methods and New Results

Amino acid racemization dating of fossil bones.
Jeffery L Bada and Patricia Masters Helfman - pgs. 160 - 173

Advances and results in radiocarbon dating: early man in America
Dr. Rainer Berger - UCLA - pgs. 174 - 184

 

Time/Life

1970 Nature/Science Annual
Time Life Books

America's Oldest Skull - page 167

First American

The First American - A Story of North American Archaeology
C. W. Ceram

Harcourt BraceJovanovich / New York
ISBN 0-15-131250-8
Library of Congress Number: 73-139460

Pages 281, 282-85


 

 

 

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