Textile (Material Keyword)
Artifacts (e.g., clothing, bags, woven cloth, cordage, etc.) comprised of fibers and/or cord that are made from plant or animal material (e.g., animal hair, cotton, flax, hemp, other vegetal fibers, wool).
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During 1959, the University of Utah conducted two excavation programs in the Glen Canyon area: 1) at the Coombs site, at Boulder, Utah (Lister, 1959, 1960). and 2) at a number of sites in the Glen Canyon reservoir area proper. This report presents the results of the latter program. The work was part of the Upper Colorado River Basin Archeological Salvage Project, sponsored by the National Park Service. The history of this project has been summarized in another paper in this series (Jennings...
The 1983 Archaeological Investigations at the Ray House, Wilson's Creek National Battlefield, Missouri (1992)
The historic Ray House was an integral part of the Civil War Battle of Wilson's Creek in southwestern Missouri and served as the Confederate field hospital during the conflict. In order to facilitate the restoration of the structure for service as an interpretative facility for the battle, archeological excavations were undertaken during December, 1983. Deposition of refuse, principally under the piered portions of the House, appears to have been random. Furthermore, archeological investigation...
The 1993 and 1994 Archeological Investigations at James A. Garfield National Historic Site, Mentor, Lake County, Ohio (2013)
Previous 1990 and 1991 archeological investigations at the James A. Garfield National Historic Site (JAGA) resulted in the recognition of Late Prehistoric and Historic 1930s-1950s components (Hunt 1999; Lee 1994). From June 21 to July 2, 1993, the Midwest Archeological Center (MWAC) conducted an archeological inventory and evaluation at JAGA. These investigations included shovel test surveys of the proposed access road and sanitary sewer line, and test excavations in the proposed parking lot...
625 Broadway Historic Archaeological Site, Albany, NY
Phase III data recovery at various contexts ranging from a 17th-c. trader's hut to 19th-c. industrial and commercial contexts at 625 Broadway, Albany, NY, in advance of the construction of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation headquarters. Topics covered in the analysis include 17th-c. colonial trade and contact, production of wampum, evidence of a city-wide fire in 1797, a dump of painted pearlware from about 1797, analysis of the early 19th-c. Albany Female Academy,...
Additive Technologies Group Midlevel Research Design (1983)
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...
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009 Section 110 Compliance Report for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District, NHPA, Cultural Resources Investigations, Technical Report No. 17, Phase 1 Archeological Survey and Phase 2 Site Evaluations of the Mount Morris Dam Intensive Use Area, Towns of Leicester and Mount Morris, Livingston County, New York (2011)
In 2009, John Milner Associates Inc. (JMA) was retained by the U.S. Department of the Army, St. Louis District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) to conduct National Historic Preservation Act Section 110 archeological compliance surveys at Corps facilities throughout the northeastern United States. The focus of the work was on Section 110 compliance on Corps fee-title land. Section 110 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966 (NHPA), as amended, requires all federal agencies to establish a...
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009 Section 110 Compliance Report for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District, NHPA, Cultural Resources Investigations, Technical Report No. 4 (Volume 2), Archaeological Site Examinations Conducted for 26 Sites at the Birch Hill Dam Reservoir Area in the Towns of Royalston, Templeton, and Winchendon, Worcester County, Massachusetts -- Appendices (2011)
Appendices to Archeological Site Examinations Conducted for 26 Sites at the Birch Hill Dam Reservoir Area in the Towns of Royalston, Templeton and Winchendon, Worcester County, Massachusetts. See report at : http://core.tdar.org/document/425590/section-110-compliance-report-for-the-us-army-corps-of-engineers-new-england-district 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...
AMS RADIOCARBON DATING OF A CANVAS SAMPLE FROM A PORTRAIT OF ST. HAROLD, ITALY/SWITZERLAND (2011)
A portion of canvas containing a portrait of St. Harold was submitted for an AMS radiocarbon date. The painting is thought to have originated in either Switzerland or Italy.
ANALYSIS OF A FIBER SAMPLE FROM PALAU (1998)
Material collected as matted concentrations of "fibers" at a site in Palau were submitted for analysis.
Analysis of Historic Artifacts and Faunal Material From Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park (1999)
Cathy Johnson of Arizona State Parks asked Archaeological Consulting Services, Ltd. (ACS) to analyze historic material recovered from salvage excavations at the Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park (AZ X:6:90(ASM)), which was used from 1876 to 1909. The artifacts were unexpectedly encountered during the demolition of a deteriorating adobe wall. This wall will be replaced by a reproduction of the original 18-ft walls that enclosed the old prison yard. Most of the artifacts were recovered...
ANALYSIS OF RESIDUE FROM AN ANASAZI POT FOR POLLEN AND FIBERS (1981)
The residue recovered from the bottom of an Anasazi black-on-white bowl found in Burial 4 of Group 4 in the Bob Shields Ruins near Goodman School in Montezuma County, Colorado by Cliff Chappell in April of 1961 was examined for pollen and fibers. This bowl had been exposed to the air for many years. Pollen and fiber analysis of the residue in the bottom of this vessel was designed to identify the composition of the residue.
Antiquities of the Mesa Verde National Park: Cliff Palace (1911)
This report describes archaeological investigations and ruins reconstruction and stabilization work done by Fewkes and his crew in the summer of 1909. In that time Fewkes describes repairing "...completely this great ruin and to leave it in such condition that tourists and students visiting it may learn much more about cliff-dwellings than was possible before the work was undertaken." This report describes the excavation and repair work done. It increases existing knowledge by directing...
Antiquities of the Southern Indians, Particularly of the Georgia Tribes (1873)
Charles C. Jones' classic work of Southeastern archaeology and ethnohistory was the result of observations on his extensive collection (nearly 20,000 specimens in the 1890s), his field observations, and his correspondence with other researchers and scholars of the time. In the book, he documents a number of archaeological sites (such as Stallings Island and Etowah) and describes objects in the collection in comparison to similar items found throughout the Southeast and Midwest. Moreover, he...
Appendix 1.1: Furniture and Furniture Ornaments by Field Number, Object, Material, Location, Building (2011)
Dataset from Hasanlu Special Studies IV Peoples and Crafts in Period IVB at Hasanlu, Iran. Appendix 1.1 includes over 300 furniture and furniture ornaments recovered from excavations at the Iron Age mounded settlement of Hasanlu, Iran. The attached Excel file includes five worksheets, each ordering the data based on a different column heading (HAS No., Object, Material, Location, Building).
Appendix 2.1: Catalogue of the Hasanlu IVB Textiles (2011)
Textile dataset from Hasanlu Special Studies IV Peoples and Crafts in Period IVB at Hasanlu, Iran. Appendix 2.1 includes data pertaining to 124 textile specimens recovered from excavations at the Iron Age mounded settlement of Hasanlu, Iran. The attached Excel file is organized by accession number, and includes columns with information on color, condition, description, dimensions, field number, material, negative number, and number of fragments.
Appendix 3.1: Hasanlu IVB Textiles (2011)
Dataset from Hasanlu Special Studies IV Peoples and Crafts in Period IVB at Hasanlu, Iran. Appendix 3.1 includes data pertaining to 125 textile specimens recovered from excavations at the Iron Age mounded settlement of Hasanlu, Iran. The attached Excel file includes five worksheets, each ordering the data based on a different column heading (Location, Building, Level, Skeleton Number, and Description).
Appendix A: Relational Database Structure for Artifacts and Proveniences (17 Variables) (2008)
Appendix A - a text document - presents the structure of the combined artifact and provenience databases, which comprises 17 variables. The artifact database includes type and variety, catalogue number, number of items included, material category, material or species, condition, comment or modification, and figure reference. The provenience database includes recovery context, date, structure group type, structure group number, structure type, structure number, and half-kilometer...
Appendix B: Codes for Object and Provenience Databases (2003)
Appendix B - a text document - provides the codes used for the artifact and provenience database variables.
Appendix C: Proveniences of All Defined Lots that Produced Material Other Than Potsherds (2003)
Appendix C - a database - gives the proveniences of all defined lots that produced material other than potsherds. Coding information can be found in Appendices A (tDAR #: 377604) and B (tDAR #: 376535).
Appendix D: Special Deposit Proveniences (2003)
Appendix D - a database - gives the proveniences of all lots defined as special deposits, that is, all burials, caches, and problematical deposits. Coding information can be found in Appendices A (tDAR #: 377604) and B (tDAR #: 376535).
Appendix E: Excavated Structure Groups and Number of Excavated Lots by Half-Kilometer Zone (2003)
Appendix E - a database - lists the excavated structure groups and number of excavated lots by half-kilometer zone. Coding information can be found in Appendices A (tDAR #: 377604) and B (tDAR #: 376535).
Appendix F: All the Artifacts and Materials Reported in TR 27B (2003)
Appendix F - containing seven databases - lists all the artifacts and materials reported in TR. 27B. Note that all seven databases are contained within the single Microsoft Access file. Coding information can be found in Appendices A (tDAR #: 377604) and B (tDAR #: 376535).
Appendix G - 217 tables generated from Appendix F (2003)
Appendix G - the 217 tables generated from Appendix F - summarize condition, material, zone, structure group type, recovery context, and date for each artifact or object type. These tables should be regarded as a sample of the informative associations that the reader can make.
The Archaeological Conservancy Site Survey, Feature Documentation, Cultural Resources Map Update, and Stabilization at Barrio de Tubac, Santa Cruz County, Arizona (2002)
The Barrio de Tubac, Santa Cruz County, Arizona, is an archaeological preserve owned and managed by The Archaeological Conservancy (TAC). The Tubac settlement and townsite are included in the National Register of Historic Places. The Barrio de Tubac is eligible for inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places and a nomination form is being prepared. On February 27 and 28, 2002, Steve Koczan from TAC and Barbara Ruppman and Philip Halpenny from the Tubac Historical Society completed...
An Archaeological Curation-Needs Assessment for the US Navy, Atlantic Division, Naval Facilities Engineering Command (1999)
At the request of the U.S. Navy Atlantic Division, Naval Facilities Engineering Command (LANTDIV), the U.S. 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 LANTDIV facilities located in North Carolina, Puerto Rico, Virginia,...