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Yelton, Dr. Jeff

Associate Professor of Anthropology

660-543-4427Dr. Jeff Yelton
yelton@ucmo.edu
Wood Building, R. 136O
University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO 64093

Hometown
Jefferson City, MO

Vita
Ph.D. University of Missouri 1991

Specialty
Historical Archaeology, Ethnohistory

Publications 
(Author)
2007 The Pertle Springs Park: The Life and Death of a Nineteenth-Century Midwestern Resort. Missouri Historical Review 102 (1): 10-24.

1998  A Different View of Oneota Taxonomy and Origins in the Lower Missouri Valley. In Oneota Taxonomy:  Papers from the Oneota Symposium of the 54th Plains Anthropological Conference, edited by R.E. Hollinger and D.W. Benn.  The Wisconsin Archaeologist 79(2):268-83.

1994  Integrating Archaeology and History at the Nathan Boone Site. The Missouri Archaeologist 55:77-124 (with Robert T. Bray).

1992 The 1990 Investigation at Boone's Lick State Historic Site. The Missouri Archaeologist 9(3):12-21.

1989  A Comment on John Rowzee Peyton and the Mound Builders:  The Elevation of a Nineteenth-Century Fraud to a Twentieth Century Myth. American Antiquity 54:161-65.

(Editor)
1991 The Utz Site: An Oneota Village in Central Missouri.  The Missouri Archaeologist 52 (by Robert Bray).

Courses taught
Human Prehistory (ANTH 1810).
Cultural Anthropology (ANTH 1820)
World Archaeology (ANTH 3820)
Archaeological Field Research (ANTH 4830)
Historical Archaeology (ANTH 4840)
North American Indian (ANTH 4850)