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The Alibates webpage was written by TBH Co-Editor Susan Dial. Milton Bell wrote text and identified photos for the Photo Gallery of the TAS 1969 Field School. Chris Lintz provided a number of helpful suggestions and sources.

National Park Service information on the Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument and facilities offered for visitors.

Handbook of Texas Online: The Alibates Flint Quarries.

Amarillo Globe-News book review of the report of 1938-1941 excavations at Alibates quarries and Antelope Creek Ruin by pioneer Alibates researchers Ele and Jewell Baker, published by the Panhandle Archeological Society in 2000.
Information on Alibates flint, the area's prehistoric occupants, and tours of the area.


Carlson, Paul H.
2005  Deep Time and the Texas High Plains History and Geology. Texas Tech University Press, Lubbock.

Couzzourt, Jim and Beverly Schmidt Couzzourt
1996  The Texas Archeological Society Field School at Blue Creek, Moore County, Texas Panhandle. Bulletin of the Texas Archeological Society 67: 1-114.

Hughes, J.T.
1962  Lake Creek: A Woodland Site in the Texas Panhandle. Bulletin of the Texas Archeological Society 32: 65-84.

Lintz, Christopher
1986  Architecture and Community Variability within the Antelope Creek Phase of the Texas Panhandle. Studies in Oklahoma's Past, No. 14 Oklahoma Archeological Survey, Norman, Oklahoma.

Potter County Historical Survey Committee and Panhandle Geological Society
1963  Alibates Flint Quarries: A National Monument. A brief prepared in support of Senate Bill 1348, April 24, 1963, and House Bill 8609, Sept. 23, 1963.

Shaeffer, James
1958  The Alibates Flint Quarry, Texas. American Antiquity 24 (2): 189-191.