Tonto National Forest (Geographic Keyword)

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3 Neighbors Arizona Site Steward File (2003)
DOCUMENT Full-Text E.A. Wood. Audrey Stevens. Judy Rounds. J.G. Wood. Scott Wood.

This is an Arizona Site Steward file for the Three Neighbors site, located on Tonto National Forest land. The site is comprised of Classic Period Hohokam residential compounds, petroglyphs, slag hornos, and artifact scatter. The file consists of four heritage inventory forms, multiple hand drawn site maps, four maps of the site location, an archaeological survey report form for isolated finds, a page of artifact sketches, and a black and white petroglyph photograph. The file contains two...


AR-03-12-02-1069 Arizona Site Steward File (1992)
DOCUMENT Full-Text J. S. Gary. S. Germick. Scott Wood. Elaine Zamora.

This is an Arizona Site Steward file for the AR-03-12-02-1069 site, comprised of a 19-room masonry compound and artifact scatter, located on Tonto National Forest land. The file consists of a site data form, cultural resources preliminary inventory form, and two maps of the site location. The earliest dated document is from 1992.


AR-03-12-02-858 Arizona Site Steward File (1990)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Scott Wood. Elaine Zamora. S. Germick.

This is an Arizona Site Steward file for the AR-03-12-02-858 site, comprised of a three to five masonry rooms and artifact scatter, located on Tonto National Forest land. The file consists of a site data form, two maps of the site location, and a cultural resources preliminary inventory form.


AR-03-12-03-197 Arizona Site Steward File (1987)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Joseph S. Crary.

This is an Arizona Site Steward file for the sites AR-03-12-03-197, AR-03-12-03-198, AR-03-12-03-199, AR-03-12-03-200, and AR-03-12-03-227, located on Tonto National Forest land. These Hohokam sites include multiple rock shelters, a pit house village, bedrock grinding features, a field site, terraces, and checkdams. Sites may represent both Hohokam pot and gravity irrigation systems. The file consists of five heritage inventory forms and five preliminary inventory forms. The earliest dated...


AR-03-12-04-29 Arizona Site Steward File (1991)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Scott Wood. Elaine Zamora. J. Goodman.

This is an Arizona Site Steward file for AR-03-12-04-29, comprised of petroglyphs, located on Tonto National Forest land. The file consists of a site data form, two maps of the site location, a sketch and description of the petroglyphs, an unlabeled site form, and a site map. The earliest dated document is from 1991.


AR-03-12-04-428 Arizona Site Steward File (1990)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Scott Wood. Elaine Zamora.

This is an Arizona Site Steward file for AR-03-12-04-428, comprised of petroglyphs and a small number of artifacts, located on Tonto National Forest land. The file consists of a site data form, two maps of the site location, a page of petroglyph sketches, a site map, and an unlabeled page of site data. The earliest dated document is from 1980.


AR-03-12-04-460 Arizona Site Steward File (1982)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Fred J. Schoeffler.

This is an Arizona Site Steward file for the AR-03-12-04-460 site, comprised of rock art, located on Tonto National Forest land. The file consists of an archaeological and historical site inventory form. The earliest dated document is from 1982.


An Archaeological Assessment of the Coronado to Goldfield 230kV Transmission Line (1991)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Lanita C. Van Nimwegen.

Northland Research, Inc. (Northland) has completed a Class III archaeological survey of portions of the Coronado to Goldfield 230kV transmission line located on Arizona State lands, USDI Bureau of Land Management (BLM) lands and Salt River Project (SRP) right-of-ways across privately held lands. Reconnaissance of state and private (patented) lands was completed on April 24 and 25 of 1991 under Permit Number 90-39, and BLM lands were surveyed on May 3, Under Permit Number AZ-000065. As a result...


Archaeological Data Recovery for Tonto Natural Bridge State Park Design of Access Roads: Preliminary Summary of Findings (1994)
DOCUMENT Full-Text J. Simon Bruder.

The Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) is planning to undertake construction associated with the design of access roads and parking areas for the Tonto Natural Bridge State Park. Areas where ground disturbance will occur include (1) existing and new roads and parking areas within the park; (2) the access road across the Tonto National Forest, which will be upgraded, and (3) an area south of the Forest access road where a stock tank will be installed. Five archaeological sites that...


Archaeological Evaluation of Three Sites for the Goldfield-Silver King 230 kV Transmission Line, Near Superior, Arizona (2000)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Douglas R. Mitchell. Ron F. Ryden.

Salt River Project (SRP) is planning to install fiber optic communication on the Goldfield to Silver King 230 kV transmission line system on the Mesa and Globe Ranger districts in Pinal County, Arizona. The project will entail replacing a static line with a combination static-fiber optic line. This will require a wire trailer/puller and crane to be positioned near certain towers for wire pulling. Both pieces of equipment are rubber-tired to minimize ground disturbance.


Archaeological Investigations, Salt River Project, Phoenix, Arizona: Investigations at Four Sites Along the Silver King to Kyrene, East End, Transmission Line, Coronado Generating Station Project, Tonto National Forest, Pinal County, Arizona: Final Report for Archaeological Investigations at Four Sites Along the SRP Silver King to Kyrene, East End, Transmission Line, Coronado Generating Station Project (1981)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Ronald K. Yablon. Donald E. Weaver, Jr..

The Museum of Northern Arizona investigated four sites along the Silver King to Kyrene, East End, Transmission System. NA15,693 is the remains of a portion of the Magma Arizona Railroad Company narrow gauge line and associated features. The line was used between 1915 and 1923 to haul freight, passengers, and mail between Superior and Webster (Magma Junction). NA15,718 includes the remains of several Salado field houses and associated agricultural features. The site occupants practiced a mixed...


Archaeological Investigations, Salt River Project, Silver King-Dinosaur 500 kV Transmission Line, Pulling Location and Sleeving Location Survey, Tonto National Forest, Pinal County, Arizona: Final Report for an Archaeological Survey of Proposed Pulling Locations and a Sleeving Location on the Tonto National Forest, Arizona (1979)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Alan R. Dulaney.

The Museum of Northern Arizona conducted an archaeological survey of proposed pulling locations and a sleeving location on the Tonto National Forest. Since no artifacts or sites were observed, clearance is recommended. This is a final report.


Archaeological Investigations, Salt River Project, Silverking to Kyrene Transmission Line, Tonto National Forest Boundary to Silverking, Pulling, Wire Setup, Sleeving, and Guying Site Survey, Tonto National Forest, Pinal County, Arizona: Final Report for Archaeological Survey of Pulling, Wire Setup, Sleeving, and Guying Sites from the Tonto National Forest Boundary to Silverking (1979)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Ronald K. Yablon.

Twenty-six small parcels of Tonto National Forest property, which are scheduled to be impacted by Salt River Project transmission line construction, were surveyed by the Museum of Northern Arizona. No unrecorded archaeological sites were located. Archaeological clearance for these areas is recommended.


Archaeological Investigations, Salt River Project, Silverking to Kyrene Transmission Line, Tonto National Forest, Pinal County, Arizona: Final Report for an Archaeological Survey of Tower Anchoring Locations, Pulling Locations, Access Roads, and a Wire Set-up Location for the 500 kV and 230 kV Silverking to Kyrene Transmission Lines, Tonto National Forest, Pinal County, Arizona, A-78-119 (1979)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Steven G. Dosh.

At the request of Salt River Project, the Museum of Northern Arizona conducted an archaeological survey of Tonto National Forest lands to be impacted by the construction of the Silverking to Kyrene 500 kV and 230 kV transmission lines near Superior, Arizona. The impact areas surveyed consist of tower anchoring locations, pulling locations, access roads, and a wire set-up location. What appeared to be prehistoric check dams were observed at the pulling location and designated site NA15,784. No...


Archaeological Investigations, Salt River Project, Silverking-Hayden Transmission Line, 230 kV Corridor Segment from Silverking Substation South to Tonto National Forest Boundary, Federal (Tonto National Forest) and State Lands, Pinal County, Arizona: Final Report for Archaeological Survey of 9.3 mi of Transmission Line Corridor, Silverking Substation Area, Tonto National Forest (1978)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Donald Keller.

Approximately 9 mi of transmission line corridor extending southward from the Silverking Substation towards Hayden were surveyed for archaeological resources by the Museum of Northern Arizona in June, 1978. Three prehistoric and historic Anglo-American affiliation archaeological sites were identified along the corridor between the Silverking Substation and the Tonto National Forest boundary. The report describes the survey and its results and makes archaeological recommendations for the survey...


Archaeological Investigations, Salt River Project, Silverking-Kyrene, East End, Transmission Line, Tonto National Forest, Pinal County, Arizona: Preliminary Report for Archaeological Investigations at NA15,718, Tonto National Forest, Pinal County, Arizona (1979)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Ronald K. Yablon.

The Museum of Northern Arizona conducted archaeological investigations at site NA 15, 718. The site is located in the Tonto National Forest, northwest of Superior, Arizona. Investigations revealed a moderately dense sherd and lithic scatter. There are 11 cobble features, 6 of which are check dams, 4 are habitation units and the remaining feature has an unknown function. The remains represent a Salado occupation probably dating to the late prehistoric period (A.D. 1150 to 1450). The subsistence...


Archaeological Investigations, Salt River Project, Silverking-Kyrene, East End, Transmission Line, Tonto National Forest, Pinal County, Arizona: Preliminary Report for Archaeological Investigations at NA15,721, Tonto National Forest, Pinal County, Arizona (1979)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Ronald K. Yablon.

This preliminary report documents archaeological investigations at site NA 15, 721. The investigations were conducted under a contract with the Salt River Project (SRP). The project was administered by Donald E. Weaver, Jr., Museum of Northern Arizona (MNA), Bettina H. Rosenberg, SRP, and Charles Miller, U. S. Forest Service. Fieldwork, under the supervision of Ronald K. Yablon, MNA, was conducted between January 3 and 12, 1979. Thomas H. Caldwell and Cheryl L. Taylor assisted. All...


Archaeological Investigations, Salt River Project, Silverking-Kyrene, East End, Transmission Line, Tonto National Forest, Pinal County, Arizona: Revised Final Report for Archaeological Investigations at the Proposed Tower Assembly Area, Tonto National Forest, Pinal County, Arizona, A-78-119 (1979)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Ronald K. Yablon.

The Museum of Northern Arizona recently conducted an archaeological clearance survey on a ten acre parcel west of Superior, Arizona. No archaeological sites were recorded. One isolated non-site locus consisting of approximately ten sherds and lithics was located. Archaeological clearance is recommended. The documents include a revised final report and an addendum which contains related correspondence.


Archaeological Investigations, Salt River Project, Silverking-to-Kyrene, East End, Transmission Line, Tonto National Forest, Pinal County, Arizona: Preliminary Report for Data Recovery Investigations at NA15,693 Along the Silverking-to-Kyrene, East End, Transmission Line (1978)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Ronald K. Yablon.

On September 21, 1978, the Museum of Northern Arizona conducted an archaeological investigation of site NA15,693, a narrow gauge railroad alignment originally recorded during surveys for the proposed Salt River Project (SRP) Silverking-to-Kyrene, East End, Transmission Line. Fieldwork was conducted by Ronald K. Yablon. The data recovery program for this site consisted of comprehensively photographing the grade and plotting the location of the still existing sections. The results of these studies...


Archaeological Investigations: Salt River Project Silverking Substation and Microwave Repeater Station Survey, Tonto National Forest, Pinal County, Arizona: Final Report for an Archaeological Survey of the Silverking Substation and an Associated Microwave Repeater Station, Tonto National Forest, Pinal County, Arizona (1978)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Donald E. Weaver, Jr..

On March 17, 1978, the Museum of Northern Arizona conducted an archaeological survey of two land parcels in Tonto National Forest proposed by The Salt River Project for construction of the Silverking Substation and an associated microwave repeater station. Only one previously recorded site, NA14,132, was observed. Since the site probably post-dates 1948 and contains virtually no significant archaeological data, archaeological clearance for the two land parcels is recommended.


Archaeological Investigations: Salt River Project Silverking-Kyrene Transmission Line, Tonto National Forest, Pinal County, Arizona: A Research Plan for Three Sites Along the Silverking-to-Kyrene, East End, Transmission Line, Tonto National Forest, Pinal County, Arizona (1978)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Ronald K. Yablon. Donald E. Weaver, Jr..

The research plan outlines a framework for investigating 3 archaeological sites along the Silverking-to-Kyrene, East End, Transmission Line, a part of the Coronado Project. The 3 sites, initially recorded during a recent survey by the Museum of Northern Arizona, are a large lithic scatter associated with linear rock alignments, a possible 1-room structure associated with linear rock alignments, and an abandoned railroad grade. The plan discusses specific means by which the scientific potential...


Archaeological Investigations: Salt River Project, Coronado-Silverking Transmission Line 500kV and 230kV Corridor Segment from Silverking Substation West to Tonto National Forest Boundary, Federal (Tonto National Forest) and Private Lands, Pinal County, Arizona: Final Report for Archaeological Clearance Survey of 14.8 mi of Extra High Voltage Transmission Line Corridor, 2.0 mi of Substation Access Road, and 0.9 mi of 115kV Transmission Line Alignment, Silverking Substation Area, Tonto National Forest (1978)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Donald Keller.

15 mi of Extra High Voltage transmission line corridor, 2 mi of access road, and 0.9 mi of 115kV transmission line from the Silverking Substation were surveyed for archaeological resources by the Museum of Northern Arizona in April, 1978. Twelve prehistoric and historic Anglo-American affiliation archaeological sites were identified along the EHV corridor between the Silverking Substation and the Tonto National Forest boundary. An isolated recent feature, not given a site designation, was found...


Archaeological Investigations: Salt River Project, Silverking-Kyrene, East End Transmission Line and Silverking-Oak Flat Transmission Line Tower Location and Access Road Survey, Tonto National Forest, Pinal County, Arizona: Final Report for Archaeological Clearance Survey of Tower Locations and Access Road Alignments (1978)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Ronald K. Yablon. Donald E. Weaver, Jr..

Tower locations and access road alignments were surveyed by Museum of Northern Arizona personnel. Only three non-site loci were recorded. No previously unrecorded sites were located.


Archaeological Monitoring for the Combined Building Demolition and Replacement at Bartlett Dam, Maricopa County, Arizona (2007)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Greta J. Gomez.

Logan Simpson Design (LSD) conducted archaeological monitoring at the request of SRP during the demolition and replacement of the Combined building at Bartlett Dam, Maricopa County, Arizona. The building is located within AZ U:2:107 (ASM)/Middendrum site, a late Pioneer-Colonial period habitation site. Because dark midden deposits extending up to and beneath the Combined building were identified during previous ...


Archaeological Monitoring of Excavations for the Rockhouse Habitat Project, Meddler Point, Tonto Basin Ranger District, Tonto National Forest, Gila County, Arizona (2004)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Joshua S. Watts. Tiffany Clark.

Desert Archaeology, Inc., under contract to Salt River Project (SRP) Agricultural Improvement and Power District, has completed archaeological monitoring of excavations along the northern bank of the Salt River at the eastern end of Theodore Roosevelt Lake. The excavations were undertaken as part of the construction of riparian habitat in the Meddler Point area. Archaeological monitoring of these excavations was conducted for the purpose of compliance under Section 106 of the National Historic...