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architecture of Pueblo Bonito

Neil Merton Judd

architecture of Pueblo Bonito

by Neil Merton Judd

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Published by Smithsonian Institution in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indian architecture -- North America.,
  • Pueblo Bonito (N.M.)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Neil M. Judd.
    SeriesSmithsonian miscellaneous collections -- v. 147, no. 1
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 349 p.
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16302756M

    Mar 3, - Pueblo style architecture seeks to imitate the appearance of traditional adobe construction, though more modern materials such as brick or concrete are often substituted. If adobe is not used, rounded corners, irregular parapets, and thick, battered walls are used to simulate it. Walls are usually stuccoed and painted in earth tones pins. Pueblo Bonito, in Chaco Canyon A great house is a large, multi-storied Ancestral Puebloan structure; they were built between and Whereas the term "great house" typically refers to structures in Chaco Canyon, they are also found in more northerly locations in the San Juan Basin, including the Mesa Verde region.

    Chaco Canyon is a famous Pueblo III site in the four corners area and Pueblo Bonito, a “great house” in Chaco, is a fine architectural example of this period. Important characteristics of Pueblo Bonito include a D-shape plan with rectilinear buildings facing south for warmth, a large central plaza, and approximately 35 small kivas and 2.   Pueblo Bonito: Chaco Culture, New Mexico Photographs. Pueblo Bonito description. Archaeologists call Pueblo Bonito a “Chacoan great house.” This monumental public building served surrounding communities and the region when Chaco was a major center of Puebloan culture between A.D. and

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Architecture of Pueblo Bonito by Neil Merton Judd Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Architecture of Pueblo Bonito: With 81 Plates (Classic Reprint) Paperback – December 7, Author: Neil M. Judd. Indian architecture -- North America, Indian architecture, Pueblo Bonito, New Mexico, North America Publisher Washington, Smithsonian Institution Collection inlibrary; printdisabled; internetarchivebooks Digitizing sponsor Kahle/Austin Foundation Contributor Internet Archive Language EnglishPages: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Judd, Neil Merton, Architecture of Pueblo Bonito (with 81 plates).

Washington: Smithsonian Institution, Try the new Google Books Get print book. No eBook available The Architecture of Pueblo Bonito. Neil Merton Judd. Smithsonian Institution, - Excavations (Archaeology) - pages.

0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Introduction and. Click on the article title to read by: 1. The architecture of Pueblo Bonito (with 81 plates), by Neil M.

Judd Instantiates. The architecture of Pueblo Bonito (with 81 plates) Publication. Washington, Smithsonian Institution, ; Note "J " "Published under a grant from the National Geographic Society; Bibliography note Includes bibliographical references (pages ) and index.

Located in Chaco Canyon, in northwest New Mexico, Pueblo Bonito is the greatest of the Chacoan “great houses” (Fig. 1).A massive stone structure built in a “D” shape, Pueblo Bonito consisted of terraced rooms reaching four or five stories tall at the rear and stepping down to a.

Pueblo Bonito (Spanish for beautiful town), the largest and best-known great house in Chaco Culture National Historical Park, northern New Mexico, was built by the Ancestral Puebloans, who occupied the structure between AD and   Architecture at Pueblo Bonito The site has a semicircular shape with clusters of rectangular rooms that served for dwelling and storage.

Pueblo Bonito has more than rooms arranged on multistory : Nicoletta Maestri. Yet questions remain about Pueblo Bonito’s origins, sequence of construction, duration of occupation and abandonment.

Here, the authors present new research that helps to clarify the early phases of occupation, and illuminates some of the problems inherent in reconstructing a building that was a perennial work in by: 3.

"Pueblo Bonito, Center of the Chacoan World" is a compilation of well-written articles about Pueblo Bonito by some of the top researchers in the field. Each article is a chapter; the writing is clear and to-the-point, each one describing an individual aspect of original, scientific Chaco research.5/5(4).

Short. The Architecture of Chaco Canyon, New Mexico. Edited by Stephen H Lekson. The structures of Chaco Canyon, built by native peoples between AD andare among the most compelling ancient monuments on earth. 29SJ • Alluvial Chronology • Architecture • Bc • Dendrochronology • La • Na • Pueblo architecture • Pueblo Bonito Site • SWD-GB Geographic Keywords.

Pueblo Bonito is the largest and most famous of the great houses in Chaco Canyon, the great Native center in the desert of northwestern New Mexico. In front of the room, five-story great house are two large mounds that have variously been interpreted as ceremonial structures, trash mounds, or ritual architecture.

The Architectural Evolution of Pueblo Bonito Neil M. Judd Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Jul13 (7) ; DOI: /pnasCited by: 2.

Pueblo Bonito is the largest and best-known great house in Chaco Culture National Historical Park, northern New Mexico. It was built by the Ancestral Puebloans who occupied the structure between AD and According to the National Park Service, "Pueblo Bonito is the most thoroughly investigated and celebrated cultural site in Chaco Canyon.

Planned and constructed in stages between AD to AD by ancestral Puebloan Built by: Chacoan civilization.

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Select your destination. Los Cabos. Pueblo Bonito Sunset Beach. To veteran travelers of the American Southwest, the name Chaco Canyon invokes an inaccessible, vast land of tremendous vistas and huge, empty stone houses.

Today, the Canyon appears as a barren land and most visitors are struck by its apparent inhospitable nature. Yet almost years ago, during the Medieval period, Chaco Canyon was the hub of a flourishing Pueblo Indian society, with The structures of Chaco Canyon, built by native peoples between AD andare among the most compelling ancient monuments on earth.

Recognized as a World Heritage Site, these magnificent ruins are consistently featured in scholarly books and popular by: Pueblo Bonito. His was the first of several major field projects spon-sored by a variety of institutions: the American Museum of Natural History (with Wetherill) at Pueblo Bonito (–), the Smithson-ian Institution and National Geographic Society at Pueblo Bonito and Pueblo del Arroyo (–), the Museum of New Mexico and theFile Size: KB.