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1539 – Artifacts and Archaeology from Conquistador Hernando De Soto’s Potano Encampment (2015)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 394333] Fred White.

Published by Academic Press Journal - Division of UK Scholarly Open Access The site identified in the Florida Master Site File as MR03538 was the location of one of Hernando de Soto’s early camps during the 1539 entrada and was in later use during the seventeenth century Spanish mission and ranching periods. This previously unknown First Spanish Cultural Period site is located between Ocala and Gainesville, Florida on the wetlands associated with Orange Lake. 1. A metadata survey we...


Archaeologists Discover de Soto's Artifacts and Lost Mission (2012)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 391648] Paula Neely.

AMERICAN ARCHAEOLOGY Vol. 16 No. 3 A team of Florida archaeologists working with Dr. Ashley White, a member of the Governing Board of the Archaeological Institute of America, Dr. Michele White, a bioarchaeologist for the Florida Archaeological Survey, and Ethan White from Trinity History Honors, have confirmed the discovery of the lost city of the extinct Potano and the associated 1539 army encampment of Conquistador Hernando de Soto.


De Soto Artifacts Surface After Hurricanes (2012)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 391649] Uploaded by: Fred White

AMERICAN HISTORY Vol. 12 Interview with Dr. Charles Hudson, an emeritus professor of anthropology at the University of Georgia and co-author of Hernando de Soto and the Indians of Florida, about the persuasive archaeological evidence from the artifacts identified at the site excavated by Dr. Ashley White, a member of the Governing Board from the Archaeological Institute of America.


The Discovery of Conquistador Hernando De Soto’s 1539 Encampment (2012)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 391661] Fred White.

The College of Central Florida - New World Archaeology Series Documentary Interviews with: Dr. Jerald T. Milanich, Curator Emeritus in Archaeology of the Florida Museum of Natural History Dr. Michele C. White, Bioarchaeologist and Excavation Team, 1539 De Soto Project Site Dr. Alan M. Stahl, Curator of Numismatics, Princeton University Ethan A. White, Site Survey, Grid Layout and Excavation Team, 1539 De Soto Project Site, Trinity Catholic Honors Program Dr. Ashley White,...


The Discovery of the Lost Mission of San Buenaventura De Potano (2012)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 391660] Fred White.

The College of Central Florida - New World Archaeology Series Documentary Interviews with: Dr. Jerald T. Milanich, Curator Emeritus in Archaeology of the Florida Museum of Natural History Dr. Michele C. White, Bioarchaeologist and Excavation Team,1539 De Soto Project Site Dr. Alan M. Stahl, Curator of Numismatics, Princeton University Ethan A. White, Site Survey, Grid Layout and Excavation Team, 1539 De Soto Project Site, Trinity Catholic Honors Program Dr. Ashley White,...


Hernando De Soto Archaeology and Artifacts (2010)

DOCUMENT [ID: 391004] Fred White.

2010 Peer Reviewed Summary of field notes, excavations and artifact analysis from the ongoing research at the 1539 Hernando de Soto Potano Encampment and the associated Spanish Franciscan missions of Apula and San Buenaventura de Potano. This previously unknown First Spanish Cultural Period site is located on the wetlands associated with Orange Lake. The artifact analysis section alone encompasses some two hundred pages of detailed supporting evidence as well hundreds of digital images. This...


Hernando De Soto Field School 2009 – 2013 Image Archive (2013)

DOCUMENT [ID: 391621] Fred White.

2009 – 2013 Limited collection of images involving survey, mapping and artifact recovery activities at the 1539 Hernando De Soto Potano Encampment and the associated Spanish Franciscan missions of Apula and San Buenaventura de Potano. This previously unknown First Spanish Cultural Period site is located on the wetlands associated with Orange Lake. Artifact recovery locations are identified in grid maps that relate to the De Soto Expedition, Franciscan Mission, and Spanish Ranching...


Honoring The Discovery Of Hernando De Soto's 1539 Encampment And The Lost Native American Town Of Potano (2017)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 439930] United States Congress.

United States Congressional Record 115th Congress, 1st Session Issue: Vol. 163, No. 193 US Congressional Record honors the discovery of Hernando de Soto's 1539 Encampment and the lost Native American town of Potano, by the University of Florida professors, Dr. Fred A. White and Dr. Michele C. White, and University of Florida Anderson Scholar Ethan A. White. This newly discovered archaeological site is the oldest confirmed New World contact site in the United States. In one of the most...


Investigating one of the earliest expeditions to America (2013)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 391650] Uploaded by: Fred White

MEDIEVAL WARFARE Vol III, Issue 4 A team of international historians and archaeologists are currently investigating one of the earliest known New World expedition sites in the United States. Project leader Dr. Ashley White discusses excavations that have unearthed both medieval iron crossbow bolts and rare .61 calibre lead shot from the harquebus, with images of the artifacts.


Marble Provenance Investigation of the Roman Sabine Sarcophagus (2014)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 391646] Fred White.

Open Journal of Archaeometry A Florida Archaeological Survey Archaeometry Project in association with laboratory studies at The Institute of Structure of Matter of the Italian National Research Council, Rome, Italy and the University of Georgia, Department of Geology, Athens, Georgia, United States The provenance of marbles used for making sarcophagi during the Roman period is an important question and scientific analysis can provide a strong confirmation and basis for future studies...


New World Discovery Archaeology Colloquium (2012)

DOCUMENT [ID: 391046] Uploaded by: Fred White

Leading anthropologists discuss the Hernando De Soto expedition and America’s first Spanish missions. In 2012 Dr. Ashley White arranged a colloquium panel of academic scholars to be interviewed and filmed on location in Florida, Georgia, New York and New Jersey by the Halifax Media Group about the recent discoveries at the MR03538 archaeological site in Florida. The following discussions have been adjusted for length and hypertext links are provided for the entire archived conversations and...


New World Treasures – Artifacts from Conquistador Hernando De Soto’s 1539 Expedition (2013)

DOCUMENT [ID: 391009] Uploaded by: Fred White

The Appleton Museum of Art archaeology exhibition panels from Conquistador Hernando De Soto’s 1539 Expedition and the Lost Mission of San Buenaventura de Potano.


The Restoration of a Georgian Period Parthenon Frieze (2014)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 391645] Fred White.

During the Georgian Period a sculptor named John Henning (1771-1851) obtained permission to make a model of the Parthenon friezes. After twelve years of carving he produced a smaller scale slate copy of the Parthenon frieze in which castings were made for collectors. Very few of these have survived as plaster is a fragile medium. In 2013 one of these rare pieces was discovered and was preserved in an archival state through conservation. Because of Henning’s study and model of the original...

Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America