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BLM Cultural Compliance Form: Well Site and Access Road, Marathon Oil Company (1977)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Andy Morris.

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Modoc Rock Shelter Site, IL (11R5) 1956 Excavation Project
PROJECT Uploaded by: Mona Colburn

The 1956 field season placed a deep excavation in the West Shelter area, and provided material from zones deeper than in previous years. An area approximately 20 x 30 feet was excavated in a contiguous block to circa 16 feet below the existing ground surface (the area had been subjected to removal of road fill). 117 5 x 5 foot units were excavated in 1-foot increments (levels). Dr. Melvin L. Fowler (Illinois State Museum) directed the excavations. The work was sponsored by the Illinois State...

Modoc Rock Shelter, IL (11R5)-1956 West Shelter Gastropod dataset (1956)
DATASET James L. Theler. Mona Colburn.

Gastropod remains from the 1956 field season deep excavation in the West Shelter area. Gastropods were recovered via either hand picking or screening through 1/4" (6.4mm) mesh. In 1991, a sample of 1956 strata was chosen by Steven R. Ahler to represent a contiguous cross-section of the 1956 excavations. The gastropod samples from the 1956 excavation were identified and analyzed by James L. Theler (University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse). In 2015, Mona Colburn (Illinois State Museum) entered data...