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SITE CULTURE - Humanities

Field label
SITE CULTURE
Field mnemonic
ZCU
Field name
  • Site Culture
  • Culture associée aux activités sur le site
Field definition
This field identifies the culture associated with activity on the archaeological site.
Heading
ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE FIELDS
Comments
NOTE: This field has NOT been updated as part of the May 2010 Data Dictionary update. Priority for the Data Dictionary update was given to those fields that are required or strongly recommended for Artefacts Canada contribution. The Entry Rules for this field will be updated at a later date.
Entry rules
Enter the name of the culture associated with activity on the site, in the order, most ancient to most recent. Attributed data should be followed by a space "?". Standardized spellings include "Palaeoindian", "Palaeoeskimo" and "Pre-Dorset". A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • Haida
  • Thule
  • Dorset
  • Pre-Dorset ?
  • Palaeoindian
  • Palaeoeskimo
  • Haida
  • Pré-Dorset ?
  • Thulé
  • Dorset
Discipline
  • Sites
Field label (French)
CULTURE ASSOCIEE AU SITE
Field mnemonic (French)
CUZ

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