Vandenberg Air Force Base, California (Geographic Keyword)

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Archaeological Curation-Needs Assessments for Fort Sill, Oklahoma, Fort Gordon, Georgia, Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base, California, and Naval Air Weapons Station, China Lake, California (1993)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Thomas B. Meyers. Michael K. Trimble.

This resource contains a report on an assessment of the status of archaeological collections at four installations, representing the major branches of the armed services, that were selected to participate in the curation needs-assessment study. The selected installations were Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base, California; Fort Sill, Oklahoma (Army); Vandenberg Air Force Base, California; and the Naval Air Weapons Station, China Lake, California. Fort Gordon, Georgia, was selected initially as the...


Final Report Vandenberg Air Force Base Digital Archive Project (2015 – 2018) (2018)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Grant Snitker. Francis McManamon.

The Vandenberg Air Force Base (VAFB) digital archive, “Vandenberg Air Force Base Archaeology and Cultural Resource Archive - Documents, Images, and other Data,” was created by the Center for Digital Antiquity (Digital Antiquity) in tDAR (the Digital Archaeological Record). Funding for the project was provided by United States Air Force (USAF) Civil Engineer Center (USAF-CEC) Cultural Resource Management (CRM) Office and administered through a contract between Baer Engineering of Austin, Texas...


MACROFLORAL ANALYSIS AT SITE CA-SBA-212, POINT PEDERNALES, CALIFORNIA (2002)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Kathryn Puseman.

Samples from shell midden deposits at site CA-SBA-212 on Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, were floated to recover macrofloral remains. Radiocarbon dates from this site reflect occupation during the Middle and Late Periods, from 290 to 2130 cal B.P. Macrofloral analysis is used to provide information concerning subsistence activities at this site.


MACROFLORAL ANALYSIS AT SITE CA-SBA-530 ON VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA (2001)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Kathryn Puseman.

Sediment samples from midden deposits at Site CA-SBA-530 in southern California were floated to recover macrofloral remains. Six charred botanic samples from the midden deposits also were analyzed. Site CA-SBA-530 contains several midden deposits representing different occupations of the site. Macrofloral analysis is used to provide information concerning plant resources utilized by the various site occupants.


MACROFLORAL ANALYSIS AT SITE CA-SBA-530, AN OPEN-AIR COASTAL SITE ON VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, CALIFORNIA (2003)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Kathryn Puseman. Linda Scott Cummings.

Samples from excavation units at site CA-SBA-530 on Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, were floated to recover macrofloral remains. This site is an open-air coastal site. Macrofloral analysis is used to provide information concerning plant resources utilized by the prehistoric occupants in this area.


MACROFLORAL ANALYSIS AT SITE CA-SBA-740, VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, CALIFORNIA (1999)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Kathryn Puseman.

Samples from two units placed in midden deposits at site CA-SBA-740 on Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, were floated to recover macrofloral remains. This site contains a moderately dense midden with marine shell, bird and mammal bone, lithic debitage, groundstone, and fire affected rock. Macrofloral analysis is used to provide information concerning plant resources that might have been utilized by the site occupants.


MACROFLORAL ANALYSIS AT SWORDFISH CAVE, SITE CA-SBA-503, CALIFORNIA (2003)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Kathryn Puseman.

Six samples from various levels of fill in two units at Swordfish Cave (CA-SBA-503) on Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, were floated to recover macrofloral remains. This site represents a cave in a small sandstone outcrop with rock art panels both inside and outside the cave. A swordfish painted in black on top of a red oval is noted to be typical of chumash illustrations. This cave experienced several use episodes during the late and terminal Early Period and the beginning of the...


MACROFLORAL ANALYSIS AT THE COMBAR ROAD SITES, VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, CALIFORNIA (2003)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Kathryn Puseman. Linda Scott Cummings.

Samples from excavation units at the Combar Road sites (CA-SBA-756, -757, and 772) on Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, were floated to recover macrofloral remains. Individual botanic samples from sites CA-SBA-755 and CA-SBA-756 also were submitted for identification. The Combar Road sites are located on a ridgeline within a mile of the coast and are believed to date to the early Holocene. Macrofloral analysis is used to provide information concerning plant resources utilized by the...