University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Stephen H. Lekson

Chaco, Hohokam and Mimbres

The Southwest in the 11th and 12th Centuries

By: Stephen H. Lekson

Caesar’s Gaul, the Southwest of the 11th and 12th centuries was divided into three parts (Fig. 2): Anasazi (on the Colorado Plateau), Hohokam (in the deserts of southern Arizona), and Mogollon (between Anasazi and Hohokam, in the uplands and deserts south of the Colorado Plateau). These terms have passed down from professor to student for […]