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Playa Vista Archaeological and Historical Project, Volume 1: Research Design (1991)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Jeffrey H. Altschul. Richard S. Ciolek-Torrello. Jeffrey A. Homburg. Mark T. Swanson.

The Playa Vista Archaeological and Historical Project is a multi-step comprehensive approach designed to achieve compliance with applicable Municipal, State, and Federal laws and regulations protecting cultural resources. This document represents the first step: the completion of a project specific research design that presents current knowledge of the cultural resources in the project area and outlines future steps to mitigate potential impacts of the proposed project. To complete the research...


The San Pedro Housing Project Archaeological Investigations on the Palos Verdes Peninsula, Los Angeles, California (1989)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Joyce Clevenger. Allan Schilz. John L. Craib.

The following report describes the results of a data recovery program at two prehistoric archaeology sites located in San Pedro, California: CA-LAn-291 and CA-LAn-1144. The assemblage at CA-LAn-291 is dominated by chipped stone artifacts, primarily bifaces. It is likely that other classes of artifacts were present, but are underrepresented due to the prior destruction of portions of the site. While the reliance on marine resources is well documented, it is suggested that hook and line fishing...