It is essentially woman's work, though among the Pueblos, strangely enough, men are weavers.
The archaeologist recovers his specimens from waste places, cave deposits, abandoned villages, caches, shell-heaps, refuse-heaps, enclosures, mounds, hut rings, earthworks, garden beds, quarriesï¿½ and workshops, petroglyphs, trails, graves and cemeteries, cliff and cavate dwellings, ancient pueblos, ruined stone dwellings, forts and temples, canals or reservoirs.
Cavate houses, pueblos and casas are all brought into a series without a break by Bandelier, Cushing, Fewkes, Holmes, Hough,, FIG.
The provinces were subdivided into pueblos, each under a native gobernadorcillo, elected annually.
Within Colorado there are pueblos and cave dwellings commemorative of the Indian period and culture of the southwest.