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There is far less evidence of dietary differences between nineteenth and twentieth century working class Hispanic and Anglo residents.

In recent a project we examined an array of animal remains on the floor of a prehistoric Basketmaker pit structure in Northwest New Mexico that was excavated as part of the Navajo-Gallup Water Supply Project.

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But all of our work starts with detailed observations of the skeleton and dentition.

We use calipers and osteometric boards to record a long list of measurements that physical anthropologists have been using for more than a century.

No one was buried there, but two human finger bones with cut marks comprise another unusual find from this structure.

The same structure had a range of bone tools for piercing and weaving, and bone beads that include both finished tools and some that were in the process of manufacture.

Skulls of a badger, dog, and coyotes were modified and the teeth removed.