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Accessing and Assessing Coastal Shell Middens on Private Property in the Pacific Northwest (2015)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 397953] Stephanie Jolivette. Amanda Taylor. Sarah Van Galder.

The majority of coastal property in the Pacific Northwest is in private hands. Although laws in Washington State protect archaeological sites on private property, such sites are traditionally only assessed on a case by case basis when the landowner seeks a permit. Landscape scale assessments of coastal resources in the Puget Sound region are rare. Here we compare the results of two such projects along Puget Sound; an academic project in the San Juan Islands conducted by researchers at the...


An Ancestral Polynesian Occupation Site at Toaga, Ofu Island, American Samoa (1989)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 224874] Patrick V. Kirch. Terry L. Hunt. Lisa Nagaoka. Jason Tyler.

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Archaeological Data Recovery Report for the Proposed TA'U Road Reconstruction, at Faga and Fitiuta, TA'U Island, Manu'a, American Samoa (2000)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 224541] Paul L. Cleghorn. William Shapiro.

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Archaeological Reconnaissance Survey at the Poloa School Revetment Repair Project Site, Poloa Village, Tutuila Island, American Samoa (1990)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 224187] Charles F. Streck.

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Archaeological Resources Investigation for Military Construction Project P-254 (SDI-12093) (1994)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 363382] Susan Hector. Marty Rosen, Sue Wade.

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An Archaeological Survey for the Bay Route Bikeway, Chula Vista and Nation City, California (1993)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 360622] Don Laylander.

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Archaeological Survey Report for a Portion of Adams Street Widening Project in the City of Carlsbad, California (1993)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 360818] Brian Mooney. John Cook.

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Archaeological Survey Report for the Highway 76 Widening and New Alignment Project San Diego County, 11-SD-76, P.M. R2.41R4.7, 11223-910054, P.M. R4.5 / R6.2, 11222-010010, P.M. R6.4 / R7.2, 11222-10030, P.M. 3.6 / 4.2, 11222-18403G. (1989)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 172563] Debra A. Dominici.

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Archaeological Test Excavations at CA-Hum-303 and CA-Hum-305, Big Flat/Miller Flat King Range National Conservation Area Humboldt County, California Part III of III (BLM) (1990)

DOCUMENT [ID: 372583] Sharon A. Waechter.

A report detail the test excavations at two prehistoric archaeological sites in the King Range National Conservation Area in southwestern Humboldt County, California.


Archaeology Field Survey Reports Contributed by BLM, Arcata, CA Field Office

PROJECT [ID: 366506] Uploaded by: Melinda Salisbury

This project includes Archaeology Field Survey Reports contributed by the Bureau of Land Management's, Arcata, California field office.This initial contribution will establish a regional digital archive project whose goal is to accumulate heritage documents, greatly enhancing our ability to preserve historic resources within the North Coast Region.


The Archeological Survey of Cape Cod National Seashore

PROJECT [ID: 3177] Francis McManamon. National Park Service. Cape Cod National Seashore.

This project contains documents, images, and data about the archaeological resources in and around the Cape Cod National Seashore on Cape Cod, Massachusetts. In particular these relate to what is known as the "outer Cape," that is, from the vicinity of Chatham, Orleans, and Eastham north to the the Provincelands. Much of the archaeological work covered here is from investigations done by or for the Cape Cod National Seashore. The historic time period, as well as ancient times are covered by...


Breeden Site (12HR11) 1966

PROJECT [ID: 402339] James O. Bellis. U.S Army Corps of Engineers, Louisville District. US Army Corps of Engineers Mandatory Center of Expertise for the Curation and Management of Archaeological Collections, St. Louis District.

The proposed archaeological surface surveys and test excavations were conducted under the terms of Contract No. 14-10-0529-2880, and the report was submitted to the National Park Service and the United States Department of the Interior. Surveys and test excavations were conducted in the Lafayette Reservoir, Wildcat Creek, Patoka Reservoir, and the Patoka River areas in Indiana. The surveys began on June 14, and completed on July 8, 1966. The objective of these surveys was to locate and evaluate,...


Charcoal analyses unraveling Cabeço da Amoreira Muge shell midden (Portugal) (2016)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 403958] Patrícia Monteiro. Laura Caruso Fermé. Nuno Bicho.

Cabeço da Amoreira is a Mesolithic shell midden located near the Tagus river, 60 km from Lisbon, central Portugal. Charcoal analyses are an important tool to identify the wood used for fuel and therefore, understand the relationships between human societies and their landscape. Charcoal is abundant in the Cabeço da Amoreira shell midden. It is present in every context of the site, being part of its occupation horizons and formation processes. Here we present the results from charcoal analyses...


Dietary Implications from an Inundated Shell Midden at a Classic Maya Salt Work (2016)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 404329] Valerie Feathers. Heather McKillop. E. Cory Sills. Rachel Watson.

During the 2013 field season, an inundated shell midden was excavated at the underwater ancient Maya salt production site of Eleanor Betty, one of the Paynes Creek Salt Works. Excavations revealed that the midden was located 16-30 cm below the sea-floor and extended both inside and outside of an underwater wooden structure. During the spring of 2015, analyses were performed to identify the shell species, assess the nature of the midden (cultural or natural), and evaluate dietary implications of...


Excavation and Recovery of Biological Remains from Two Archaic Shell Middens in Western Kentucky (1976)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 176653] Patty Jo Watson.

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Excavation of an Inundated Shell Midden: Methods and Preliminary Findings at a Classic Maya Saltwork (2015)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 397158] Valerie Feathers. Heather McKillop. E. Cory Sills.

The mangrove peat comprising the sea floor at the ancient Maya saltworks in Paynes Creek National Park, Belize, provides an ideal matrix for the preservation of wooden architecture. The acidic peat has preserved wood, charcoal, and botanicals at other inundated saltwork sites in the area. The unexpected discovery and subsequent excavation of an underwater shell midden at the Eleanor Betty Site in 2013 allowed for a greater comparison between the two matrices and their preservational properties....


Excavations and Recovery of Biological Remains from Two Archaic Shell Middens I (1976)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 176649] William H. Marquardt. Patty Jo Watson.

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Final: Archaeological Testing of Site CA-SDI-13094 / H for Del Mar Highlands Estates, San Diego, California (1995)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 313219] Dennis Gallegos. Roxana Phillipsan Strudwick, James Eighmey, Petei McHenry, Iv.

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Finding Aid, Breeden Site (12HR11) 1966 (2012)

DOCUMENT [ID: 402340] Printice Petty.

This collection is referred to as “Breeden Site (12HR11) 1966.” This name is consistent throughout the finding aid, the file folders, and the box labels. The extent of this collection is one (1) linear inch. The associated documentation for the Breeden Site (12HR11) 1966 was stored in one acidic folder in one acidic cardboard box with several other document collections. The archivist did not find it difficult to assign documents to one phase of the project or the other because most of the...


Geological Analysis of the Green River Shell Middens (1979)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 185004] Julie Stein.

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Historic Properties Inventory Report for the Reclaimed Water Distribution Master Plan for the Optimized System and Future Phases of the Northern and Central Service Areas, San Diego County, California (1995)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 363979] Dennis Gallegos. Roxana Phillips, Carolyn Kyle.

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Historical / Archaeological Survey and Test Report for North City Future Urbanizing Area, Subarea 3 (1993)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 339895] Ivan H. Studwick. Roxana Phillips, Dennis R. Gallegos.

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Historical / Archaeological Survey for the Dove Lane Project City of Carsbad, California (1997)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 312940] Carolyn Kyle. Dennis Gallegos.

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Initial Survey and Identification of Archaeological Resources at the Historic Winslow House (2004)

DOCUMENT [ID: 371550] Katherine Howlett Hayes. Stephen Silliman. Elizabeth Kiniry.

At the request of the Historic Winslow House Association of Marshfield, under MHC permit 2193, archaeologists from the CCEH at University of Massachusetts Boston initiated a survey of archaeological resources on the Historic Winslow House property. This property is the remaining portion of the Careswell Winslow estate, originally granted to Edward Winslow, Mayflower Pilgrim and three-time governor of Plymouth Colony. The extant house on the current 20-acre land parcel was built by his grandson...


Investigating Plant Management in the Tucumã (Pará-Brazil) and Monte Castelo (Rondônia- Brazil) Shell Midden using Phytoliths Analysis (2016)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 403961] Lautaro Maximilian Hilbert. José Iriarte. Eduardo Góes Neves. Francisco Pugliese.

This paper will address and evaluate the micro botanical remains of the Monte Castelo (9343 calB.P) shell mound in southwestern lowland Amazonia (state of Rondonia) and the sambaqui do Tucumã (7.000 -4.000 B.P) located on the southeast lower Amazon River (state of Para). The focus in identifying and evaluating the floral dietary peculiarities of these specific pre-Colombian settlements from the principle that the south and southeast Brazilian shell mound occupants are known to have had a...

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