These publications are intended for the average reader. The language is edited to be friendly to non-professional archaeologists. Popular Series publications can be purchased in house at the museum.
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Anasazi: Among the Vermillion Cliffs
Popular Series #6
Edited by Deborah C. Harris, Jaime L. Davis, and Paul R. Stavast
Exploring the Talbot Collection.
Touching the Past: Ritual Religion, and Trade at Casas Grandes
Popular Series #5 -- $25.00
Edited by Glenna Nielsen-Grimm and Paul Stavast. 2008. 156 pages.
This catalogue is a companion to the exhibition Touching the Past: Traditions of Casas Grandes at the MPC from April 2007 to April 2009.
Mesoamerica Influences in the Southwest: Kachinas, Macaws, and Feathered Serpents
Popular Series #4 -- $12.00
Edited by Glenna Nielsen-Grimm and Paul Stavast. 2008. 85 pages.
This catalogue is a collection of mentored student research papers to accompany the exhibit Kachinas of the Southwest: Dances, Dolls, and Rain at the MPC.
Relics Revisited: The Pectol-Lee Collection from Capitol Reef, New Perspectives on an Early 20th Century Collection
Popular Series #3 -- $45.00
Edited by Marti Lu Allen and Mauri L. Nelson. 2002. 404 pages.
This catalogue is a companion to the exhibition In Search of Relics: The Pectol-Lee Collection of Artifacts from Capitol Reef at the MPC from June 2001 to May 2004.
Of Earth, Stone, and Corn: The Anasazi and their Puebloan Descendants
Out of Print, Available at the Museum to read.
Popular Series #2
Archaeology of Clear Creek Canyon
Popular Series #1 -- $10.00
By Joel C. Janetski. 1998. xv + 115 pages
This volume presents the findings of archaeological research that took place from 1983 to 1985 along Clear Creek Canyon in central Utah. This book is distributed by the Museum of Peoples and Cultures.