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1971 Summer Archaeological Investigation, Halifax, North Carolina (1971)

DOCUMENT [ID: 197680] Stephen Israel.

The North Carolina Department of Archives and History research and development plans for Historic Halifax involved archaeological survey of newly acquired Historic Halifax lands in 1971.The Department carried out archeological investigations in the summer of 1971, in Historic Halifax on property formerly owned by Mr. F. H. Gregory, located south of the Andrew Jackson Elementary School and east of Joe Jone's lot. A recent find of the Plan of the Town of Halifx, by Mrs. Margaret Hofmann, indicated...


American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009 Section 110 Compliance Report for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District: NHPA Cultural Resources Investigations, Technical Report No. 16, Volume 1, Archeological Inventory and Assessment of the Foster Joseph Sayers Lake, Centre County, Pennsylvania (2011)

DOCUMENT [ID: 425640] Tod L. Benedict. Timothy J. Mancl. Robert G. Kingsley.

Archaeological Inventory and Assessment of the Foster Joseph Sayers Lake Shoreline, Centre County, Pennsylvania. At the request of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District (Corps), John Milner Associates, Inc. (JMA) conducted National Historic Preservation Act Section 110 archeological compliance surveys on Corps fee-title land at the Baltimore District's Foster Joseph Sayers Lake in Centre County, PA. JMA conducted a Phase I surface reconnaissance survey of the 1100-acre draw-down...


American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009 Section 110 Compliance Report for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District, NHPA, Cultural Resources Investigations, Technical Report No. 2: Section 110 Survey of 4,085 Acres at the Stillhouse Hollow, Grapevine, Lweisville, and Whitney Reservoirs, Bell, Tarrant, Denton, Hill, and Bosque Counties, Texas (2010)

DOCUMENT [ID: 427663] Keith Prilliman. Carolyn Rock. Thomas G. Whitley.

Between September 28th, 2009, and June 21st, 2010, Brockington and Associates conducted intensive cultural resources survey of 4,085 acres at four different reservoirs in Central Texas: Stillhouse Hollow Lake, in Bell County; Grapevine Lake, in Tarrant and Denton Counties; Lewisville Lake, in Denton County; and Lake Whitney, in Hill and Boxque Counties. Archival research defined 25 previously recorded archaeological sites within the survey tracts. There were no previously recorded...


American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009 Section 110 Compliance Report for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston District, NHPA, Cultural Resources Investigations, Technical Report No. 6, Part 2, Section 110 Survey and Evaluation of 193 Previously Recorded Archaeological Sites at Wallisville Reservoir, Chambers and Liberty Counties, Texas (2011)

DOCUMENT [ID: 425593] Shannon Dunn. Chris Hunt. Scott Butler.

Section 110 Survey and Evaluation of 193 Previously Recorded Archaeological Sites at Wallisville Reservoir, Chambers and Liberty Counties, Texas. Through archival research at TARL, we re-identified 192 archaeological sites within the project area, encompassing an area of 9,966 acres within the Wallisville Reservoir; this included 6,875 acres in Chambers County and 3,091 acres in Liberty County, Texas. Archaeologists were unable to reach 33 of these sites by pedestrian or boat aided access, and...


American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009 Section 110 Compliance Report for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Memphis District, NHPA, Cultural Resources Investigations, Technical Report No. 23, Volume 1: Section 11 Survey of 2,038 Acres at the Cache River and Wapanocca Bayou Mitigation Areas, Monroe and Crittendon Counties, Arkansas (2011)

DOCUMENT [ID: 425828] David Baluha. Michael Creswell. Chris Sims. James Pritchard.

Between April 12th, and June 25th, 2010, Brockington and Associates, Inc., conducted intensive cultural resources survey at 2,738 acres at four different mitigation projects within the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Memphis District in Northeastern Arkansas, southeastern Missouri, and western Tennessee. Volume I presents the results of our findings in Arkansas. These include the Cache River and Wapanocca Bayou Mitigation Areas. The survey resulted in the identification of four...


American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009 Section 110 Compliance Report for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Memphis District, NHPA, Cultural Resources Investigations, Technical Report No. 23, Volume 2: Section 110 Survey of 662 Acres at the St. Francis Basin Mitigation Area, Dunklin County, Missouri (2011)

DOCUMENT [ID: 425829] David Baluha. Michael Creswell. Chris Sims. James Pritchard.

Between April 12th, and June 25th, 2010, Brockington and Associates, Inc., conducted intensive cultural resources survey on 2,738 acres at four different mitigation projects within the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Memphis District in northeastern Arkansas, southeastern Missouri, and western Tennessee. Volume II presents the results of our findings in Missouri, the St. Francis Basin Mitigation Areas. The survey resulted in the identification of five previously unrecorded...


Applicatio of the Sparse Lithic Scatter Procedure for Milcon P- 192 Training Sourse Complex, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton San Diego County, California (1994)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 312344] Timothy Gross. Mary Robbins-Wade. Ruth C. Alter. John L. R. Whitehouse.

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


Appraisal of the Archeological and Paleontological Resources of the Fort Randall Reservoir, South Dakota: Supplement (1953)

DOCUMENT [ID: 89716] Robert B. Cumming, Jr..

The purpose of this supplemental report is to summarize the archeological and paleontological work accomplished in the Fort Randall area by the Missouri Basin Project and the cooperating agencies since the issuance of the Preliminary Appraisal of the Archeological and Paleontological Resources of the Fort Randall Reservoir. South Dakota, September, 1947. This includes archaeological survey in the years 1950, 1951,and 1952. Examination of identified sites took place in 1951 and 1952. In total,...


Appraisal of the Archeological and Paleontological Resources of the Narrows Reservoir, Morgan County, Colorado (1951)

DOCUMENT [ID: 29792] Franklin Fenenga. Paul L. Cooper.

This report is an evaluation of the character and the quantity of archeological and paleontological materials which will be destroyed by creation of the Narrows Reservoir. It has been prepared for, and at the request of, the River Basin Recreation Survey, Region Two Office, National Park Service, in accordance with a Memorandum of Understanding between the Smithsonian Institution and the National Park Service, approved October 9, 1945. It is based upon a reconnaissance conducted by Robert L....


Archaeological Excavations at the Ruby Brown Locale, Rogers COunty, Oklahoma. (1998)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 268907] George Odell.

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


Archaeological Field Reconnaissance and Intensive Assessment at State Recreation Areas 1979

PROJECT [ID: 394515] Boyd E. Phelps, Inc.. Ronald Hicks. US Army Corps of Engineers, Louisville District. US Army Corps of Engineers Mandatory Center of Expertise for the Curation and Management of Archaeological Collections, St. Louis District.

The archaeological field reconnaissance and intensive assessment at State Recreation Areas were initiated with a request from Boyd E. Phelps, Inc. to Ball State University under the direction of Ronald Hicks. The request entailed an initial archaeological records search for four Department of Natural Resources construction projects (E15-702C, E15-702G, E15-702H, and E15-702J) near the Mississinewa and Huntington Reservoirs in Wabash and Huntington Counties, Indiana. Projects E15-702C, E15-702G,...


Archaeological Field Reconnaissance, State Recreation Area Facilities Improvements, E15-702B Francis Slocum, Mississinewa Reservoir, E15-702C Hogback Ridge, Mississinewa Reservoir, E15-702D Miami, Mississinewa Reservoir, E15-702F Dora-New Holland, Salamonie Reservoir, E15-702G Little Turtle, Huntington Reservoir, E15-702J Kilsoquah, Huntington Reservoir, Miami, Wabash and Huntington Counties, Indiana (1979)

DOCUMENT [ID: 118407] Donald R. Cochran.

As requested by Boyd E. Phelps, Inc,, an archaeological field reconnaissance has been completed for six Department of Natural Resources projects on the Mississinewa, Salamonie, and Huntington Reservoirs in Miami, Wabash and Huntington Counties, Indiana. Of the six project areas that were surveyed, four contained evidence of prehistoric occupation and two, E15-702B and E15-702F, did not. Although evidence of prehistoric occupation was found in four of the six project areas, only one site...


Archaeological Investigation at Henshaw Dam SDi-706. (1981)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 189730] Richard Carrico. Keith Rhodes.

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


ARCHAEOLOGICAL INVESTIGATIONS AT HE NEWELL CREEK SITE (9CH155), Ossabaw Island, Georgia, 2003 Season (2003)

DOCUMENT [ID: 367813] [NFM] Various. Ronnie Rogers.

On June 25-27, 2003, the Office of the State Archaeologist, housed in the Historic Preservation Division of Georgia Department of Natural Resources, participated in an educational program for scouts held on Ossabaw Island, in Chatham County, Georgia. Ossabaw consists of ca. 26,000 acres of marsh, tidal streams, and uplands. With the exception of DNR facilities, a mansion dating to the time when wealthy families and corporations owned the coastal islands, and ruins of structures dating to the...


Archaeological Investigations of a Mission Period Shell Midden 9MC23, Sapelo Island, Georgia (2009)

DOCUMENT [ID: 366256] Richard W. Jefferies.

The arrival of Spanish missionaries on the Georgia and Florida coasts in the mid-16th century began what is known as the Mission period (1568-1684), a time of sustained interaction between the Spanish and many coastal Indian polities. At the time of Spanish contact, much of the central and northern Georgia coast was occupied by Muskogean-speaking people known as the Guale (Worth 2004a). Sapelo Island, one of the Georgia "barrier" islands, is the site of at least one Spanish mission, the...


Archaeological Investigations of a Mission Period Shell Midden 9MC23, Sapelo Island, Georgia (2009)

DOCUMENT [ID: 371637] Richard W. Jefferies.

In 2004, University of Kentucky archaeologists started a new research project designed to assess the nature, intensity, and extent of Mission period activity in and around Shell Ring II in the northern portion of the Sapelo Shell Ring complex (9Mc23) (Jefferies and Thompson 2005) (Figure 3). We have employed a diversified data recovery strategy incorporating geophysical survey, shovel probing, soil auguring, metal detector survey, and test unit excavation (Jefferies and Moore 2009).


Archaeological Investigations, Windsor Plantation (Site 44CE0110), Fort A.P. Hill (AP2012.002)

PROJECT [ID: 393461] U.S. Army Environmental Command. US Army Garrison, Fort A. P. Hill. Eric Voigt. Stuart Fiedel.

As part of a Cooperative Agreement with the United States Army Environmental Command, The Louis Berger Group, Inc. was tasked to complete the archaeological excavations at Site 44CE0110. The site is the probable core of Woodford Plantation (Windsor Plantation) with occupation from the 1700s to the mid-1900s. The location of a non-extant house is defined by a cellar depression. The brickwork suggests a construction date of the 1800s. Brick fragments and artifacts indicative of the occupation...


Archaeological Monitoring and Data Recovery Plan of PIN 0757.46.121, PR#05PR01034, Grangebel Park Improvements in the Town of Riverhead, Suffolk County, New York (2006)

DOCUMENT [ID: 394649] Michael J. Lenardi.

This report presents an Archaeological Monitoring and Data Recovery Plan for Grangebel Park, located in the Town of Riverhead, Suffolk County, New York. The New York Department of Transportation (NYS DOT) in cooperation with the Federal highway Administration (FHWA) and the Town of Riverhead Community Development Agency have proposed improvements to Grangebel Park as part of a larger, more comprehensive plan to revitalize Riverhead. No prior archaeological investigations are known to have been...


Archaeological Monitoring, Treatment and Data Recovery Plan of PIN 0757.46.121, Grangebel Park Improvements in the Town of Riverhead, Suffolk County, New York, Program Year 2005-2006 (2006)

DOCUMENT [ID: 394646] Michael J. Lenardi.

This report presents a Monitoring, Treatment and Data Recovery Plan for Grangebel Park, located in the Town of Riverhead, Suffolk County, New York. The New York Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) in cooperation with the Federal highway Administration (FHWA) and the Town of Riverhead Community Development Agency have proposed improvements to Grangebel Park as part of a larger, more comprehensive plan to revitalize Riverhead. No prior archaeological investigations are known to have been...


Archaeological Reconnaissance Survey and Management Plan of Fort McAllister State Historic Park, Bryan County, Georgia (1999)

DOCUMENT [ID: 366134] Daniel T. Elliott.

In early 1999 Southern Research completed an archaeological resources reconnaissance survey of the Fort McAllister State Historic Site for the Georgia Department of Natural Resources. This examination of approximately 1700 acres, which is located in rural Bryan County, Georgia on a series of marsh islands in the Ogeechee River delta, identified seven archaeological sites and one isolated find. One of these sites, 9Bn27 (Fort McAllister), is presently listed in the National Register of Historic...


Archaeological Resources and the Shared Heritage of Place

DOCUMENT [ID: 6048] Francis McManamon.

This document describes a set of presentations and forum discussion at the international cultural heritage conference, "Why Does the Past Matter?," held 3 - 7 May 2011 at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, MA. The session abstract and list of participants follows. In all but a few parts of the world the archaeological record is invisible to most people. Usually, the remains of past dwellings and other structures, places of activity, ceremony, manufacturing, and sport are covered...


Archaeological Resources in Design and Landscape

PROJECT [ID: 6027] Uploaded by: Francis McManamon

This project includes a collection of documents, presentations, images, and other information related to how archaeological resources contribute to the appearence of the world around us. A small percentage of archaeological monuments and sites are strikingly scenic and project themselves into our view. Examples of such obvious landscape features include: Egyptian and Mesoamerian pyramids and their associated building complexes; monumental earthen architecture such as Monks Mound at Cahokia...


Archaeological Survey at the South End Site, Sapelo Island, Georgia (2008)

DOCUMENT [ID: 370055] Nicholas Honerkamp. Colin Bean.

This report summarizes the results of an archaeological survey on Sapelo Island, Georgia by the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Archaeological Field School. Under the direction of the author, a modified systematic survey was undertaken in an area believed to contain archaeological remains associated with antebellum slave cabins. The suspected cabins, about 275 to 300m north and northeast of the Reynolds Mansion/Spalding Big House were first noted by Dr. Ray Crook, and he provided the UTC...


Archaeological Survey for a Proposed Communications Tower at Site 9CH155, Ossabaw Island, Chatham County, Georgia (2010)

DOCUMENT [ID: 367797] Daniel Elliott.

The LAMAR Institute completed an archaeological project on a portion of the Newell Creek/South End Plantation site (9CH155) on Ossabaw Island, Chatham County, Georgia. The Newell Creek site is located on the southern portion of Ossabaw Island on an elevated bluff above Newell Creek (Figure 1). Fieldwork was conducted on May 5, 2010. The results of this effort are detailed in this report.


Archaeological Survey Map of Ossabaw Island, Chatham Co., Georgia (1974)

IMAGE [ID: 367281] Uploaded by: Rachel Black

Archaeological Survey Map

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