Pit (Site Type Keyword)
Parent: Archaeological Feature
A discrete excavation directly attributable to human activity. Use more specific term(s) if possible.
1-25 (1,004 Records)
Local-scale rendition of the location of Fort St. Joseph, creator unknown, believed to have been drawn around 1900.
1957 Gladwin, Harold Sterling, A History of the Ancient Southwest (1957)
This book regards the histories of the Southwest and its peoples from approximately 200 A.D. to 1450 A.D.
1974 Excavations at Fort Larned National Historic Site Kansas (1975)
This resource contains an extensive field report of excavations carried out by the University of Colorado in twelve different localities at Ft. Larned National Historic Site during June and July, 1974. The field party of thirteen individuals was under the direction of Douglas D. Scott. Tested and excavated areas and structures are specified under an amendment to provisions of National Park Service Contract X-2000-3-0083. Following the descriptive section on the excavation is a discussion of...
1988 Archeological Investigations at Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site (32WI17), Montana-North Dakota: Block 20 Report (2003)
Located near the confluence of the Missouri and Yellowstone rivers in North Dakota, Fort Union was an important fur trading post during the 19th century. During the 1980s, the fort was the subject of a multi-year historical archaeology project conducted by the U.S, Department of the Interior, National Park Service (NPS), The project was conducted by the Midwestern Archaeological Center (MW AC), NPS, in response to proposed reconstruction of the trading post as a National Historical Site. In...
2000 Years of Settlement in the Tonto Basin: Overview and Synthesis of the Tonto Creek Archaeological Project (2004)
The Tonto Creek Archaeological Project (TCAP) was conducted in the Tonto Basin of east-central Arizona on Tonto National Forest land. The project was funded by the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) and conducted from 1992 through 1996, in advance of the realignment of Arizona State Route 188. The investigated area was a 61-m (200-ft) corridor that followed a 13.3-km (8-mi) stretch of the western terrace overlooking Tonto Creek. The project was divided into three sections based on the...
2002 and 2004 Artifacts (2004)
Professional photographs of diagnostic or unusual artifacts excavated during the 2002 and 2004 field seasons from the site of Fort St. Joseph and vicinity.
2006 and 2007 Artifacts (2007)
Photographs of diagnostic or unusual artifacts excavated during the 2006 and 2007 field seasons from the site of Fort St. Joseph and vicinity.
2008 and 2009 Artifacts (2009)
Photographs of diagnostic or unusual artifacts excavated during the 2008 and 2009 field seasons from the site of Fort St. Joseph and vicinity.
2010 Artifacts (2010)
Photographs of diagnostic or unusual artifacts excavated during the 2010 field season from the site of Fort St. Joseph and vicinity.
2010 Field Season Photograph Log (2010)
Provides description of all photographs taken during the 2010 field season, including provenience information for photographs of artifacts.
3 Neighbors Arizona Site Steward File (2003)
This is an Arizona Site Steward file for the Three Neighbors site, located on Tonto National Forest land. The site is comprised of Classic Period Hohokam residential compounds, petroglyphs, slag hornos, and artifact scatter. The file consists of four heritage inventory forms, multiple hand drawn site maps, four maps of the site location, an archaeological survey report form for isolated finds, a page of artifact sketches, and a black and white petroglyph photograph. The file contains two...
47GT0593 Kieler I Database (2010)
Access Database from Kieler I (47GT0593). Database contains Lot Book, Lab Inventory, and an inventory of all photos and slides curated at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee. Separate tables have been made for diagnostic artifacts including: Bifaces, Points, Scrapers, Other, and Decorated Rim Sherds. This collection is curated at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee.
47GT0593 Kieler I Points (2010)
A selection of point images from Kieler I (47GT0593).
47GT0594 Kieler II Database (2010)
Access database from Kieler II (47GT0594). Database contains a photo inventory, an artifact inventory, and the lot book. All artifacts and photos are curated at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee.
47GT0594 Kieler II Points (2010)
A collection of images of points from Kieler II (47GT0594).
47GT0628 Roling Database (2010)
Database for Roling site (47GT0628). The database for 47GT0628 contains a lot book, artifact inventory, and a size grade inventory. In attempts to have more data for the interpretation in the Phase III the Phase I and II data was also imported into the database in a separate inventory of the site. All photos and artifacts are curated at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee.
47GT0628 Roling Point (2010)
A selection of images from Roling I site (47GT0628).
47GT0693 Bend in the Creek Database (2010)
Database from Bend in the Creek site (47GT0693). Database includes the Lot Book and an Artifact Inventory. Artifacts and photos are curated at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee.
47GT0693 Bend in the Creek Points (2010)
A selection of point types collected at the Bend in the Creek site (47GT0693)
AAS Homolovi Stabilization Project Scope of Work (2010)
Due to State budget issues, Homol'ovi Ruins State Park, created in 1986 to preserve four ancestral Hopi villages, has been closed. Having concern there may not be any future maintenance done on the exposed structures; Ron Robinson, Chair, Arizona Archaeological Society (AAS) suggested in a meeting at Homolovi on March 18 that perhaps the AAS could organize a stabilization team to help preserve the ruins, utilizing members with recognized expertise and experience in this type of work. (In...
Across the Western Canal: Archaeological Monitoring and Limited Data Recovery for the Ken McDonald Golf Course Irrigation Water Line Project, Tempe, Arizona (2000)
The monitoring and data recovery efforts described in this report were performed in conjunction with the city of Tempe's installation of three new irrigation water lines to support operation of the Ken McDonald Golf Course, located in Tempe, Arizona. The water lines were installed beneath the Western Canal; to do this, two bore pits were required at each of the three water line bridge locations. The initiate bore pits were excavated west of the canal and measure approximately 13- by 32-foot in...
Additional Cultural Resources Survey within the Fannin-McFarland and Tucson Aqueducts, Central Arizona Project Canal, Maricopa, Pinal, Pima Counties, Arizona (2017)
In February 2017, Archaeological Consulting Services, Ltd. (ACS) conducted a site relocation effort (Mitchell et al. 2017) of 117 sites that had not been evaluated for eligibility to the National Register of Historic Places (Register). Fifteen sites were not relocated at the plotted site location or within 200 meters around the site boundary within the Central Arizona Project (CAP) ROW. It was decided that additional survey would be beneficial to determine if these sites were misplotted and...
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...
Algarrobos_Laja_Path Shapefile (2010)
The aim of the LEAP projects was to publish multi-layered e-publications and develop and link them to associated digital archives. The original LEAP project was funded by the AHRC while the LEAP II, A Trans-Atlantic LEAP, was supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. This shapefile is part of a 2011 LEAP II project "Placing immateriality: situating the material of highland Chiriquí" by Karen Holberg. All files associated with this record must be downloaded to ensure that the shapefile...
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009 Section 110 Compliance Report for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District, NHPA, Cultural Resources Investigations, Technical Report No. 34 (Volume 3)(Part 1), Shoreline Survey of the Lower 80 Miles of the ILlinois River Brown, Cass, Pike, Morgan, Scott, Calhoun, Green, and Jersey Counties, Illinois (2011)
Shoreline Survey of the Lower 80 Miles of the Illinois River Brown, Cass, Pike, Morgan, Scott, Calhoun, Green, and Jersey Counties, Illinois. Bear Creek Archeology, Inc. undertook a 4.6 m wide bank site survey along the lower 80 miles of the Illinois River. Seventy-two sites were examined and the soil profile recorded. Limited auger testing supplemented the profile at 18 sites. At 17 sites, datum rods were placed and measured from the scarp for erosion monitoring. Conclusions are that...