Nevada (Geographic Keyword)

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An Archaeological Curation-Needs Assessment for the Bureau of Indian Affairs (1999)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Kenneth L. Shingleton. Sylvia Yu.

At the request of the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), Washington, D.C., the US Army Corps of Engineers Mandatory Center of Expertise for the Curation and Management of Archaeological Collections (MCX-CMAC), located at the St. Louis District, conducted a survey of archaeological collections and associated documentation generated from archaeological investigations conducted within the boundaries of Indian reservations located in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming. Site visits were...


An Archaeological Curation-Needs Assessment for the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Phase III (2002)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Karolyn K. Kinsey. Heather L. Pobst.

At the request of the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), Washington, D.C., the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District (SLD), conducted a survey of archaeological collections and associated documentation generated from archaeological investigations conducted within the boundaries of Indian reservations located in Arizona, California, Nevada, and Utah. Site visits and mail surveys were conducted during 2001-2002 to assess the archaeological collections. In the aforementioned states, BIA is...


An Archaeological Curation-Needs Assessment of Military Installations in Selected Western States, Volume 1 (2000)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Susan S. Felix. Amy E. Halpin. Kelly L. Holland. Eugene A. Marino. Steve McSween. D. Lynn Murdoch. Julia A. Samerdyke. Kenneth L. Shingleton. Sylvia Yu.

Between April 1996 and July 1997 personnel from the U.S. Army Engineer District, St. Louis conducted curation needs assessments at all active military installations in Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Hawaii, Kansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Utah, and the District of Columbia. Over 5,000 ft3 of artifacts and over 700 linear feet of associated documentation from archaeological projects conducted on these installations were examined during the course of the fieldwork. This...


Archaeological Inventory of 1,927 Acres Atop and Adjacent to Mormon Mesa, Clark County, Nevada (2018)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Far Western Anthropological Research Group, Inc.. Sarah K. Rice. Daron Duke.

This report presents the results of Class III archaeological inventory of 1,927 acres on Mormon Mesa in Clark County, Nevada. The work was initiated by the Bureau of Reclamation, Lower Colorado Region, as part of compliance with Section 110 of the National Historic Preservation Act. Far Western Anthropological Research Group, Inc., found 16 new prehistoric sites—26CK10490–10505; and updated the historic Mormon Wagon Road/Old Spanish Trail (26CK3536) and Mormon Mesa Top site (26CK9933). Fifteen...


The Archaeology of Death Valley National Park
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WACC reports of archaeological excavation and survey projects in Death Valley National Park (formerly Death Valley National Monument).


The Archaeology of Great Basin National Park
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WACC report with an archaeological overview of Great Basin National Park.


The Archaeology of Lake Mead National Recreation Area
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WACC reports on archaeological and ethnographic work conducted within the boundaries of the Lake Mead National Recreation Area.


Archaeology of Mining and Miners: a View from the Silver State (1988)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Donald L. Hardesty.

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.


Archaeology of Silent Snake Springs Humbolt County, Nevada (1990)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Thomas N. Layton. David Hurst Thomas.

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An Archeological Curation-Needs Assessment for the U.S. Navy, Engineering Field Activities, West and Northwest, Naval Facilities Engineering Command: Technical Report No. 9 (1997)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Amy E. Halpin. Kelly L. Holland.

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Archeological Investigations at Great Basin National Park: Testing and Site Recording in Support of the General Management Plan (1993)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Susan J. Wells.

Test excavations undertaken to determine the archeological significance of six sites in Great Basin National Park are reported here. Planned development outlined in the General Management Plan may impact one or more of these sites. Four of the sites are in the Baker Guard Station parcel adjacent to the town of Baker and two are in Lehman Flats, an area adjacent to Lehman Creek and north of the park entrance road. Test units and backhoe trenches disturbed less than 2 percent of any site's...


Archeological Survey and Site Assessment at Great Basin National Park (1990)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Susan J. Wells.

Archeological survey and site assessment at Great Basin National Park were conducted in June and July of 1989 by archeologists from the Western Archeological and Conservation Center. Developed and proposed development areas totalling 780 acres were systematically surveyed and 11 prehistoric archeological sites were recorded in the alluvial fan that extends from the park entrance to Lower Lehman Campground. Thirteen previously known prehistoric sites and one newly discovered site were recorded at...


Archeological Survey at Great Basin National Park: 1998 and 1999 (2006)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Laura S. Bergstresser. JoAnn Blalack.

Archeological survey and site assessment were conducted in Great Basin National Park between May 20 and July 8 of 1998 and between June 3 and July 7 of 1999 by archeologists from the Western Archeological and Conservation Center. Surveyed areas included sites of proposed undertakings, backcountry campsites and trails, known sites that lacked archeological documentation, features associated with the Lehman Caves National Monument era, and parcels of land along Snake Creek Canyon and Baker Creek....


Class III Cultural Resources Inventory of 1,555 Acres East of the Virgin River, Clark County, Nevada (2018)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Far Western Anthropological Research Group, Inc.. Ryan M. Byerly. Sarah K. Rice. Eric Gingerich. Daron Duke.

Far Western Anthropological Research Group, Inc., (Far Western) completed a Class III cultural resources inventory for the Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation), Lower Colorado Region, as part of Reclamation’s ongoing compliance efforts with Section 110 of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA; 54 US Code 306102). The contracted survey area (2,921 total acres; Table 1) is located between Black Ridge and the eastern bank of the Virgin River, north of the Muddy-Virgin river confluence with a...


Cultural Resource Survey of the Proposed Nevada Sewer Construction Project, Story County, Iowa (1979)
DOCUMENT Citation Only David W. Benn.

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Data Recovery at Site 26WP2016, Great Basin National Park, White Pine County Nevada (2008)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Loy C. Neff.

Archeological data recovery was conducted at site 26WP2016, one of four previously recorded sites in the Baker Guard Station parcel, Great Basin National Park, in support of a proposed visitor center and parking lot. The results of the project suggest that the function of site 26WP2016 was similar during each of its prehistoric occupations: Great Basin Desert Archaic, Parowan Fremont and Western Shoshone. The site was an open, intermittently occupied campsite that served as the base for the...


EXAMINATION OF BULK SOIL/DETRITAL CHARCOAL AND AMS RADIOCARBON ANALYSIS OF MATERIAL FOR THE CARSON RIVER/LAHONTAN DAM PROJECT, NEVADA (2005)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Kathryn Puseman.

A total of 14 samples were examined to recover organic fragments suitable for radiocarbon analysis. These samples were recovered from three late Holocene terraces adjacent to the Carson River immediately downstream of Lahontan Dam in western Nevada. Botanic components and detrital charcoal were identified, and potentially radiocarbon datable material was separated. Six samples were selected for AMS radiocarbon analysis.


IDENTIFICATION OF SEEDS FROM MODERN FOX SCAT FOR THE LAS VEGAS SPRINGS PRESERVE, LAS VEGAS, NEVADA (2005)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Kathryn Puseman. Jaime Dexter.

A parcel of land situated in the Springs Preserve, Las Vegas Valley, Nevada, has been designated as the future site of an interpretive center. Although the site in question is located in an area devoid of vegetation, the Las Vegas Valley Water District aims to ensure that animal habitats in the region are not affected by the construction. In order to maintain the fox population in The Preserve, ten seed samples extracted from gray or red fox scat were submitted for identification. The seed...


Lake Mead Developed Area Surveys: The LAME 86A Archeological Investigations and Related Projects, Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Nevada and Arizona (1986)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Richard G. Ervin.

In early 1986, archeologists from the Western Archeological and Conservation Center (WACC), National Park Service (NPS), surveyed developed areas and other high-use areas within Lake Mead National Recreation Area (NRA). The 1986 Archeological Survey of Developed Areas was designated project LAME 86A. This report describes the results of the LAME 86A project and two earlier developed areas surveys, and so provides a complete record of such surveys at Lake Mead. One of the previous surveys was...


Phase 1 Intensive Archaeological Survey at the Location of a Cellular Tower and Equipment Shelter at 650th Ave, IN the N1 / 2 of the SE1 / 4, Section 16, T83N-R22W, Nevada Vicinity, Story CO, Iowa (2002)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Marlin R. Ingalls.

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Phase I Archaeological Survey of Local Systems Project Rcx-0085(2)--9B-85 A.K.A. 87-251-6 Story County, Iowa (1988)
DOCUMENT Citation Only K. Kris Hirst.

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A Phase I Cultural Resource Survey for the Proposed Nevada Industrial Park, Grant Township, Story County, Iowa, BCA #774 (1999)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Arne J. Hengesteg. David G. Stanley.

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PHYTOLITH AND STARCH ANALYSIS ON SAMPLES FROM SITE CrNV-61-8850, NYE COUNTY, NEVADA (2013)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Linda Scott Cummings. Jammi L. Ladwig.

Excavations of the Round Mountain Gold Corporation Shoshone Creek Data Recovery Project have exposed a large paleo-channel or levee, a cache of flakes, multiple thermal features, and a possible midden or occupation surface at the site. Samples including a soil sample from a hearth, a fire-altered rock from another hearth, and a ceramic fragment were submitted from Site CrNV-61-8850 for phytolith and starch analysis to better understand economic activities at this site.


Pleistocene Studies in Southern Nevada (1967)
DOCUMENT Citation Only H. M. Wormington. Dorothey Ellis.

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POLLEN ANALYSIS FOR SITES 26EU3654 AND 26EU3655, NEVADA (2005)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Linda Scott Cummings.

Stratigraphic pollen samples from two prehistoric sites in Eureka County, Nevada, located near the Humboldt River, were examined to provide information concerning vegetation growing at the time these sites were occupied. Site 26Eu3654, a small, dispersed lithic scatter was located on an alluvial fan south of the Humboldt River, while site 26Eu3655, another dispersed lithic scatter, was situated on a small knoll south of the river. Five pollen samples were examined from each site.