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Investigations that rely on ground-based instrument sensing techniques to create images and/or maps for archaeological research (e.g. magnetometry, resistivity, or ground penetrating radar).

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1539 – Artifacts and Archaeology from Conquistador Hernando De Soto’s Potano Encampment (2015)

Citation DOCUMENT Fred White.

[tDAR id: 394333] Published by Academic Press Journal - Division of UK Scholarly Open Access The site identified in the Florida Master Site File as MR03538 was the location of one of Hernando de Soto’s early camps during the 1539 entrada and was in later use during the seventeenth century Spanish mission and ranching periods. This previously unknown First Spanish Cultural Period site is located between Ocala and Gainesville, Florida on the wetlands associated with Orange Lake. 1. A metadata survey we...

1900 Map of Location of Fort St. Joseph (1900)

IMAGE Uploaded by: Erin Claussen

[tDAR id: 374230] Local-scale rendition of the location of Fort St. Joseph, creator unknown, believed to have been drawn around 1900.

2002 and 2004 Artifacts (2004)

IMAGE Brock Giordano. John Lacko.

[tDAR id: 374080] Professional photographs of diagnostic or unusual artifacts excavated during the 2002 and 2004 field seasons from the site of Fort St. Joseph and vicinity.

2006 and 2007 Artifacts (2007)

IMAGE John Lacko. Stephanie Barrante.

[tDAR id: 374166] Photographs of diagnostic or unusual artifacts excavated during the 2006 and 2007 field seasons from the site of Fort St. Joseph and vicinity.

2008 and 2009 Artifacts (2009)

IMAGE Victoria Hawley. John Lacko.

[tDAR id: 374174] Photographs of diagnostic or unusual artifacts excavated during the 2008 and 2009 field seasons from the site of Fort St. Joseph and vicinity.

2010 Artifacts (2010)

IMAGE Jessica Hughes.

[tDAR id: 374177] Photographs of diagnostic or unusual artifacts excavated during the 2010 field season from the site of Fort St. Joseph and vicinity.

2010 Field Season Photograph Log (2010)

DATASET Jessica Hughes.

[tDAR id: 374224] Provides description of all photographs taken during the 2010 field season, including provenience information for photographs of artifacts.

a magnetic survey at Aleria (1971)

DOCUMENT Uploaded by: Bruce Bevan

[tDAR id: 381046] Searching for deeper Greek features where shallower Roman features are found. For Jean Jehasse.

Addendum to Grave Identification Survey, Fort Lee Adams Roudabout, Prince George County, Virginia (2011)

DOCUMENT New South Associates.

[tDAR id: 392671] This is an addendum to a previous project (Matternes et al. 2010) that addressed the location of an unmarked African-American cemetery on property owned by Prince George County and adjacent to U.S. Army Fort Lee Military Reservation in Prince George County, Virginia. The purpose of the addendum project was to determine whether cultural features, particularly historic period graves, were present in the established triangular median between Jefferson Park Road and Adams Avenue. At the time of the...

Additive Technologies Group Midlevel Research Design (1983)

DOCUMENT Eric Blinman.

[tDAR id: 374737] This document is an extension of work begun by William A. Lucius, and its substance owes much to his foresight in the design of the Dolores Archaeological Program ceramic analysis system. Scott Travis authored a draft research design for ceramics which was helpful during the writing of portions of the present version. Dean Wilson and Rob Waterworth provided intense discussions of the interpretation of ceramic data, and their arguments and ideas have shaped and continue to shape...

Agate Fossil Beds Prehistoric Archaeological Landscapes, 1994-1995 (1997)

DOCUMENT Edited by: Luann Wandsnider. George H. MacDonell.

[tDAR id: 375647] Nonsite archaeological survey in the southern portion of Agate Fossil Beds National Monument in 1994 documented the presence of archaeological remains throughout the area. No ceramics were located, but hundreds (N=852) of chipped stone fragments, including 32 tools, were found. In addition, 5 cairns beyond those reported by Kay (1975) were documented. Using artifact density and the presence/absence of features, 32 sites beyond those identified by Kay (1975) were defined. In 1995, test...

Ak-Chin Indian Community West Side Farms Data Recovery Project

PROJECT Cory Dale Breternitz. Robert E. Gasser. W. Bruce Masse. USDI Bureau of Reclamation, Phoenix Area Office.

[tDAR id: 377895] This project examined the cultural resources of the western half of the Ak Chin Community's lands prior to intensive agricultural development using waters from the Central Arizona Project. The project's research design assumed that Ak Chin had been used as a floodwater farming location for many centuries. The problem domains and research questions focused on the physical {geomorphological), biological, and cultural subsystems within the Ak Chin ecosystem. The investigation also considered the...

Analysis of depth using resistivity maps (2008)

DOCUMENT Uploaded by: Bruce Bevan

[tDAR id: 381126] Some estimates may be made.

Analysis of Linear Magnetic Anomalies (2005)

DOCUMENT Uploaded by: Bruce Bevan

[tDAR id: 381107] A two-dimensional analysis is easier to do and allows greater control on the shapes of features than does a three-dimensional analysis.

An Analysis of the 1985 Conductivity Survey at En Bas Saline (2003)

DOCUMENT Uploaded by: Bruce Bevan

[tDAR id: 381181] A second look at an earlier survey with an EM31 at La Navidad; for Kathleen Deagan (Florida Mus of Nat Hist),

Analysis of the Magnetic Maps, Fort de Chartres, Illinois, 12 - 13 June (1975)

DOCUMENT Uploaded by: Bruce Bevan

[tDAR id: 381240] Magnetic survey for Charles Orser (SIU)

Archaeological and Geomorphological Investigations at the Avon Park Air Force Range, Highlands and Polk Counties, Florida (2006)

DOCUMENT Michael Wilder. Charles D. Frederick.

[tDAR id: 391124] This report presents the results of Phase I and II archaeological investigations on the Avon Park Air Force Range (APAFR) in Polk and Highlands counties, Florida. This work was conducted by Geo-Marine, Inc. (GMI), under a contract (DACA63-99-D-0010, Delivery Orders 059, 060 and 065) with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District, acting on behalf of the Air Combat Command (ACC) and APAFR. The purpose of this study is to provide the APAFR with data for use in the management of its...

Archaeological Evaluation of the Flint Plantation Site (16 RA 79) Rapides Parish, Louisiana (1983)

DOCUMENT Bryan L. Guevin. Charles E. Pearson.

[tDAR id: 375553] This report presents the results of an archaeological testing and evaluation program undertaken at the Flint Plantation site (16 RA 79) in Rapides Parish, Louisiana, a mid-nineteenth to twentieth-century Red River sugar and cotton plantation. This work was performed in connection with the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers', Vicksburg District, proposed Philip Bayou Realignment project on the Red River Waterway. The survey was conducted to evaluate Flint Plantation's significance and eligibility for...

Archaeological Intensive Excavation Hassanamesit Woods Property, The Sarah Boston Farmstead (2008)

DOCUMENT Heather Law. Guido Pezzarossi. Stephen Mrozowski.

[tDAR id: 372295] This final report summarizes the results of archaeological investigations conducted at the Sarah Boston farmstead during the summers of 2006 and 2007. These excavations were carried out in conjunction with the Hassanamesit Woods Management Committee, a collaborative effort between the Andrew Fiske Memorial Center for Archaeological Research at the University of Massachusetts Boston, the Town of Grafton, Massachusetts, and the Nipmuc Tribal Nation. Designed to provide educational and interpretive...

Archaeological Site Examination of the Field East of the Grapery/Greenhouse, Drive Circle, Straight Walk, and South Lawn at Gore Place, Waltham, Massachusetts (2010)

DOCUMENT Leith Smith. Christa Beranek. John Steinberg.

[tDAR id: 368141] A landscape restoration plan for the 45-acre historic estate of Massachusetts governor and United States senator, Christopher Gore and his wife Rebecca, recommended archaeological investigations to identify the location, character, and integrity of Gore-period features that could potentially be included in restoration efforts. Investigations began in 2004, focusing on better known landscape elements including the carriage drive, carriage house foundation, greenhouse, vegetable and flower...

Archaeological Subsurface Surveys of Potential Mortuary Areas and Select Parcels on the Fort Lee Military Reservation, Prince George County, Virginia (2011)

DOCUMENT New South Associates, Inc..

[tDAR id: 392673] This investigation addressed three parcels, broken into four project areas to determine the potential for unmarked subsurface archaeological features with a particular emphasis on identifying unmarked graves. Area 1, located on the periphery of U.S. Army Fort Lee Military Reservation in eastern Virginia, was adjacent to an unmarked cemetery (Laboring Sisters of the Vineyard, 44PG0543) on property currently owned by Prince George County. Areas 2A, 2B and 3 were on parcels in the immediately...

Archaeological Subsurface Surveys, Fort Lee Military Reservation, Prince George County (FL2011.018)

PROJECT Hugh B. Matternes. J. W. Joseph. Shawn Patch.

[tDAR id: 392574] This investigation addressed the location of an unmarked cemetery on property currently owned by Prince George County, adjacent to U.S. Army Fort Lee Military Reservation in eastern Virginia. Historical research indicated that the burial ground was associated with the laboring Sisters of the Vine Burial Association who used it as a cemetery in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Relic fences and property boundary markers indicated where the probable cemetery property boundaries...

Archaeology and History of Fort St. Joseph Panels (2008)

DOCUMENT Western Michigan University - Fort St. Joseph Archaeological Project.

[tDAR id: 373848] Series of interpretive panels created for the 2008 Fort St. Joseph Archaeological Project Open House. Individual panel themes are: What is Archaeology?, Project History, Fort History, Change and Continuity at Fort St. Joseph, Religious Life at Fort St. Joseph, Military Presence at Fort St. Joseph, Commercial Activities at Fort St. Joseph, and Public Archaeology at Fort St. Joseph.

Archaeology at The Krebs House (Old Spanish Fort), Pascagoula, Mississippi. (1995)

DOCUMENT Gregory Waselkov. Diane Silvia.

[tDAR id: 380929] The LaPointe-Krebs House or "Old Spanish Fort" (archaeological site 22JA526) in Pascagoula, Mississippi, is evidently the oldest standing structure in that state. Archaeological test excavations in and adjacent to the house in 1979, 1992, and 1994, 1995, and 2010 have revealed a complex sequence of colonial-period occupation and building on that site. Apart from some sporadic prehistoric occupation during the Middle Woodland period about two millennia ago, the major occupation occurred between...

The Archaeology of Salem Maritime National Historic Site

PROJECT Uploaded by: Joshua Watts

[tDAR id: 366140] Documents associated with archaeological collections research and field work at the Salem Maritime National Historic Site.