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Radiocarbon Dating of Coastal Peat, Barrow, Alaska

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Science  15 Jul 1966:
Vol. 153, Issue 3733, pp. 299-300
DOI: 10.1126/science.153.3733.299

Abstract

A buried, frozen section of peat from sea level yielded radiocarbon dates between 700 and 2600 B.C.; it suggests burial by a transgressing sea.