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Archaeological Survey of Five Parcels Around Roosevelt Lake
PROJECT USDI Bureau of Reclamation, Phoenix Area Office.

Archaeological Consulting Services, Ltd. (ACS) conducted an intensive Class III survey of five parcels located around Roosevelt Lake in the Tonto Basin Ranger District, Tonto National Forest. The project was conducted at the request of the Arizona Project Office, Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) to identify and evaluate all cultural properties that might be impacted by planned construction activities in these parcels.


Archaeological Survey of the Salt River and Windy Hill Parcels Around Roosevelt Lake, Tonto Basin Ranger District, Tonto National Forest, Gila County, Arizona (1992)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Robert B. Neily.

Archaeological Consulting Services, Ltd. (ACS) conducted an intensive Class III survey of five parcels located around Roosevelt Lake in the Tonto Basin Ranger District, Tonto National Forest. The project was conducted at the request of the Arizona Project Office, Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) to identify and evaluate all cultural properties that might be impacted by planned construction activities in these parcels. This report presents the results of the survey of the Salt River and the Windy Hill...


Archaeological Survey of the Schoolhouse Point, Cottonwood Wash, and Indian Point Parcels Around Roosevelt Lake, Tonto Basin Ranger District, Tonto National Forest, Gila County, Arizona (1992)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Robert B. Neily.

Archaeological Consulting Services, Ltd. (ACS) conducted an intensive Class III survey of five parcels located around Roosevelt Lake in the Tonto Basin Ranger District, Tonto National Forest. The project was conducted at the request of the Arizona Project Office, Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) to identify and evaluate all cultural properties that might be impacted by planned construction activities in these parcels. This report presents the results of the survey of the Schoolhouse Point, Cottonwood...


Cosmology in the New World
PROJECT Santa Fe Institute.

This project consists of articles written by members of Santa Fe Institute’s cosmology research group. Overall, the goal of this group is to understand the larger relationships between cosmology and society through a theoretically open-ended, comparative examination of the ancient American Southwest, Southeast, and Mesoamerica.


General Resources from the Long Term Vulnerability and Transformation Project
PROJECT Margaret Nelson. National Science Foundation.

Long-Term Coupled Socioecological Change in the American Southwest and Northern Mexico: Each generation transforms an inherited social and environmental world and leaves it as a legacy to succeeding generations. Long-term interactions among social and ecological processes give rise to complex dynamics on multiple temporal and spatial scales – cycles of change followed by relative stasis, followed by change. Within the cycles are understandable patterns and irreducible uncertainties; neither...


Hohokam Population Database (2006)
DATASET Uploaded by: Matthew Peeples

This database contains population estimates for all major sites within the Hohokam region by time period from about AD 700-1400. These data are based on Doelle's (1995) Roosevelt Community Development Study and updated based on data produced after the initial publication.


Paleoethnobotany of Otumba 1. Flotation Samples Processed
DATASET Uploaded by: Michelle Elliott

This is a list of the sediment samples that were collected and floted for macrobotanical analysis. The results of the analysis can be found in the "Results of macrobotanical analysis" table (resource 2). For Paleoethnobotany of Otumba project.


Part 3: Quiriguá Wider Periphery, Additional Illustrations and Tables (2007)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Wendy Ashmore.

This CD-ROM accompanies Settlement Archaeology at Quiriguá, Guatemala by Wendy Ashmore. Included here are additional plates, tables and figures from Parts 1 and 2. Additionally, the CD-ROm includes Part 3: Quiriguá Wider Periphery. Part 3 presents descriptive summaries for each of the Quiriguá Wider Periphery sites encountered by the Site Periphery Program.


Projecto Paleoetnobotanico del Barrio Oaxaqueno (Tlailotlacan)
PROJECT Emily McClung de Tapia.

This project analyzed macrobotanical remains recovered in the 1987 and 1989 excavations of the Oaxaca Barrio (Tlailotlacan) at Teotihuacan. Emily McClung de Tapia (Instituto de Investigaciones Antropologicas, UNAM) directed the macrobotanical analysis. The excavations were directed by Michael Spence (University of Western Ontario). Diana Martinez carried out the final verification of the data. Associated project resources are: 1. Flotation Samples Processed (Excel table), 2. Results of...


Projecto Paleoetnobotanico del Barrio Oaxaqueno (Tlailotlacan) 2. Results of macrobotanical analysis
DATASET Uploaded by: Michelle Elliott

This table lists the results of the macrobotanical analysis for each sample listed in the "Flotation Samples Processed" table (resource 1). For the Projecto Paleoetnobotanico del Barrio Oaxaqueno (Tlailotlacan)


Proyecto Palacio de Quetzalcoatl
PROJECT Emily McClung de Tapia.

Analysis of macrobotanical remains recovered through flotation of sediment excavated from the Feathered Serpent Pyramid at Teotihuacan in 1988 and 1989. The analysis of the macrobotanical material was directed by Emily McClung de Tapia (Instituto de Investigaciones Antropologicas, UNAM). The excavations were directed by Ruben Cabrera (Instituto Nacional de Antropologia e Historia), Saburo Sugiyama (Arizona State University), and George Cowgill (Arizona State University). Associated project...


Raw Data on Soils Collected from Prehispanic and Historic Fields on the Middle Gila River (2013)
DATASET Colleen Strawhacker.

These are the raw data from the soils collected from the middle Gila River (on the land now management by the Gila River Indian Community) for Strawhacker's dissertation research.


Settlement Archaeology at Quiriguá, Guatemala
PROJECT Uploaded by: Leigh Anne Ellison

This monograph reports the results of the Quiriguá Project Site Periphery Program, five seasons (1975-1979) of archaeological survey and excavation in the 96 square kilometers immediately adjoining the classic Maya site of Quiriguá. Ashmore identifies and helps us understand where and how the people of Quiriguá lived. She presents detailed material evidence in two data catalogues, for the floodplain settlement adjoining Quiriguá and for sites in the wider periphery. The work situates Quiriguá...


Settlement Archaeology at Quiriguá, Guatemala (2007)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Wendy Ashmore.

This monograph reports the results of the Quiriguá Project Site Periphery Program, five seasons (1975-1979) of archaeological survey and excavation in the 96 square kilometers immediately adjoining the classic Maya site of Quiriguá. Ashmore identifies and helps us understand where and how the people of Quiriguá lived. She presents detailed material evidence in two data catalogues, for the floodplain settlement adjoining Quiriguá and for sites in the wider periphery. The work situates Quiriguá...


Shaping Space: Built Space, Landscape, and Cosmology in Four Regions (2010)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Ben Nelson. Stephen Lekson. Ivan Sprajc. Kenneth Sassaman.

In this article, the authors seek to understand cosmological expressions in architecture and the built landscape in Mesoamerica, Northern Mexico, the US Southwest, and the US Southeast.


The Storm God, Feathered Serpents, and Possible Rulers at Teotihuacan (2007)
DOCUMENT Full-Text George Cowgill.

In this paper, George Cowgill focuses on how Mesoamericans used worldviews and ideologies in sociopolitical ways. More specifically, Cowgill argues that specific sociopolitical ideologies arise when there is a shared worldview.


A Supplemental Class III Cultural Resources Survey and Treatment Plan for the San Xavier Farm Extension Project, San Xavier District, Tohono O’odham Nation, Pima County, Arizona (2016)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Andrea Gregory. Walter R. Punzmann. Kerri Bastin. Peg Davis. Thomas Jones.

In accordance with the provisions of the 2004 Arizona Water Settlement Act, the Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) is assisting the Tohono O’odham Nation’s (Nation) San Xavier District’s (District) Farm Cooperative (CoOp) in developing new farm land along both sides of Interstate 19 located south of the existing CoOp fields. Previous investigations in the area included a survey in the mid-1980s by Cultural and Environmental Systems (Heuett 1987b) and survey and testing completed by...


Sustaining Irrigation Agriculture for the Long-Term: Lessons on Maintaining Soil Quality from Ancient Agricultural Fields in the Phoenix Basin and on the North Coast of Peru (2013)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Colleen Strawhacker.

Irrigation agriculture has been heralded as the solution to feeding the world’s growing population. To this end, irrigation agriculture is both extensifying and intensifying in arid regions across the world in an effort to create highly productive agricultural systems. Over one third of modern irrigated fields, however, show signs of serious soil degradation, including salinization and waterlogging, which threaten the productivity of these fields and the world’s food supply. Surprisingly, little...


Technical Report (2012)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Uploaded by: David Carballo

Technical report from 2012 season


Technical report (2014)
DOCUMENT Full-Text David Carballo. Luis Barba.

Technical report of 2013 field season


Technical report (2015)
DOCUMENT Full-Text David Carballo. Luis Barba.

Technical report of 2014 field season


Technical report (2016)
DOCUMENT Full-Text David Carballo. Luis Barba.

Technical report of 2015-2016 laboratory analyses


Tlajinga, Teotihuacan, Mexico
PROJECT Carballo David. Barbal Luis. Hirth Kenneth.

Investigations of the Proyecto Arqueológico Tlajinga Teotihuacan (PATT) focus on the Tlajinga district, a cluster of neighborhoods in the southern part of Teotihuacan, Mexico. The area was inhabited by a lower socioeconomic stratum, was the locus of intensive utilitarian craft production, and is bisected by the city’s central artery—named the Street of the Dead by the later Aztecs, who viewed Teotihuacan as a mythical place of origins and an archetypal city. Research goals of the PATT scale from...


Valley of Mexico Archaeological Survey Project
PROJECT Jeffrey Parsons.

Here are the Valley of Mexico survey data collected by University of Michigan projects directed by Jeffrey R. Parsons between 1967 and 1973, and by Richard E. Blanton in 1969. These descriptive data were originally published in 1983 as Archaeological Settlement Pattern Data from the Chalco, Xochimilco, Ixtapalapa, Texcoco, and Zumpango Regions, Mexico, University of Michigan Museum of Anthropology, Technical Reports No. 14, by J. R. Parsons, K. W. Kintigh, and S. A. Gregg. Associated resources...


Wavema Archaeological Research Project
PROJECT Uploaded by: Matthew Liebmann

PXRF data for 2222 obsidian artifacts from 31 ancestral Jemez pueblo villages occupied between AD 1175-1700