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Analysis of Faunal remains from the Posey Site (18CH281) (1998)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Andrea Shapiro. David B. Landon.

This report describes and interprets a collection of faunal remains from the Posey Site (18CH281) in Charles County, Maryland. In 1996, archaeologists from the Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum excavated more than 500 shovel test pits and 37 1.5 x 1.5 meter test excavation units to delimit site boundaries and determine the integrity and significance of the site. These excavations recovered a large artifact collection and approximately 4000 faunal remains. This report covers a subset of the...


Analysis Of The Building Floor Of A French Colonial Structure In St. Charles, Missouri (2018)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Alexandra C Snyder. Steve Dasovich.

This paper describes the analysis of an in situ dirt floor from a French Colonial structure in St. Charles, Missouri.  The floor is a prepared floor, constructed of homogenous soil brought from off-site and is similar in thickness throughout.  The only identified wall of the structure is poteaux sur sole.  In and above the floor, the structure also contained a double-firepit hearth.  Artifacts types within the floor are varied, but include several chronological markers indicating French...


Analysis of the Magnetic Maps, Fort de Chartres, Illinois, 12 - 13 June (1975)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Uploaded by: Bruce Bevan

Magnetic survey for Charles Orser (SIU)


Analysis of Unidentified Ceramics in Historic Saint Charles, Missouri (2018)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Gwyneth J Vollman.

An excavation behind a bed and breakfast located on Main Street in historic downtown Saint Charles, Missouri unearthed several large, unidentified sherds of ceramics. The focus of this research is to use comparative collections, ceramic identification guides, public records, the Saint Charles County Historic Society archives, and any other necessary means of research to identify the ceramics, their possible use, and who they might have been used by. 


An Archaeological and Historical Survey of the Proposed Louisville Gas and Electric Plant Site, Trimble County, Kentucky (1975)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Frederick T. Wilson. Donald E. Janzen.

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


An Archaeological and Historical Survey of the Proposed Louisville Gas and Electric Plant Site, Trimble County, Kentucky (1976)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Donald E. Janzen.

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


Archaeological Field Reconnaissance Brookville Reservoir Waterfowl Marsh 1980
PROJECT US Army Corps of Engineers Mandatory Center of Expertise for the Curation and Management of Archaeological Collections, St. Louis District. US Army Corps of Engineers, Louisville District. Robert A. Hicks.

Under the direction of Dr. Ronald Hicks, the Archaeological Resources Management Service of Ball State University performed an archaeological reconnaissance in preparation to create two proposed waterfowl marshes. One of the marshes was to be a two-acre marsh, constructed just south of the Union County line in Franklin County. The other waterfowl marsh was to be constructed in Union County along the valley of Elly’s Creek and would inundate some 45 acres of former farmland. The reconnaissance...


Archaeological Field Reconnaissance Salamonie Reservoir Visitor’s Center 1980
PROJECT Ronald Hicks. US 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.

An archeological field reconnaissance led by Ronald Hicks from Ball State University was carried out for the proposed Visitor’s Center at Lost Bridge State Recreation area on the Salamonie Reservoir, Indiana. No significant cultural remains were found during the surface and subsurface survey or as a result of shovel probe tests. Thus, it was recommended that the project be allowed to proceed without further archaeological assessment (Wepler 1980). The digital materials in this collection were...


Archaeological Investigation, East Land Range No. 1, Naval Recreation Center Solomons (2008.027)
PROJECT Navy.

This project contains artifact catalogs, excavation photographs, and photograph records for salvage investigations of site 18STX87 located at East Land Range No. 1, Naval Recreation Center Solomons, Calvert County, Maryland


Archaeological Investigations at the Posey Site (18CH281) and 18CH282 Indian Head Division, Naval Surface Warfare Center (2005.012)
PROJECT Navy.

The two sites were located and initially tested during a survey of limited portions of the facility in 1985. At that time, the Posey Site was interpreted as a probable Contact Period deposit thought to date from ca. 1600 A.D. to an unknown terminal point. Several intact subsurface features were discovered, one of which yielded material radiocarbon dated to 1575 +/- 90 years A.D. The fieldwork conducted during the present investigation consisted of the excavation of 510 shovel test pits and 37...


Archaeological Investigations at the Posey Site (18CH281) and 18CH282 Indian Head Division, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Charles County, Maryland (1999)
DOCUMENT Full-Text James Harmon. Grace S. Brush. David B. Landon. Andrea Shapiro.

This report summarizes the results of a program of background research, archaeological fieldwork, and analysis conducted for the Department of Natural Resources of the Indian Head Division of the Naval Surface Warfare Center in Charles County Maryland. The subject of the project was the Posey Site (18CH281) and 18CH282, two archaeological sites located near Mattawoman Creek aboard the Surface Warfare Center. The investigation was undertaken by the Maryland Historical Trust’s Southern Maryland...


Archaeological Survey Logs, Phase I Archaeological Resources Inventory, Naval Recreation Center Solomons (1995)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Southern Maryland Regional Preservation Center.

This record contains survey logs associated with phase I investigations at the Naval Recreation Center Solomons, Calvert County, Maryland.


An Archeological and Historical Survey of the Proposed Wolf Creek Dam Cargo Lift Area, Russell County, Kentucky (1980)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Frank B. Fryman, Jr.. Mildred L. Fryman.

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


Archeological Reconnaissance of Historic Sites in the Fort Randall Reservoir Area: a Preliminary Report (1950)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Thomas Garth.

From July 19 to November 3 in 1930 a survey and excavation program was carried on to locate and if possible determine the physical appearance of historic sites which will shortly be flooded in the Fort Randall Reservoir area. An important feature of the program was to photograph the ruins and gather representative artifacts from each, to be placed in museums to help portray the site’s history. The work was carried on for the National Park Service by the Smithsonian Institution as part of the...


Area B Survey Maps, Phase I Archaeological Resources Inventory, Naval Recreation Center Solomons (1995)
DOCUMENT Full-Text James M. Harmon. Manny Madison.

This record contains hand-drawn survey maps associated with phase I investigations at the Naval Recreation Center Solomons, Calvert County, Maryland.


Area Photographs, Proposed US Navy Academy Rugby Field, Greenbury Point (2005)
IMAGE Applied Archaeology & History Associates.

This record contains site area photographs for the proposed US Navy Academy Rugby Field, North Severn River Complex near Greenbury Point, Maryland. NO additional information exists for these photographs.


Artifact and Survey Photographs, Phase I Investigations, United States Naval Academy Dairy Farm (2008)
IMAGE Louis Berger.

This record contains artifact and survey photographs for sites identified during phase I investigations, United States Naval Academy Dairy Farm, Maryland.


Artifact Catalog Codes and Methods, Site 51SW7, Bellevue Housing Complex, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, DC (2010)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Louis Berger.

This record contains artifact catalog codes and artifact analysis methods for site 51SW7, identified during phase I and II investigations, Bellevue Housing Complex on Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, D.C.


Artifact Catalog Codes, Methods and Box Inventory, Outlying Areas, Webster Field Annex (2011)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Louis Berger.

This record contains an artifact code sheet, cataloging methods, and box inventory for phase I investigations at sites 18ST571, 18ST848, 18ST849, and 18ST850, Outlying Areas, Webster Field Annex, Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Maryland.


Artifact Catalog Codes, Methods and Box Inventory, P-140, Webster Field Annex (2011)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Louis Berger.

This record contains an artifact code sheet, cataloging methods, and box inventory for phase II investigations at sites 18ST333, 18ST334, and 18ST373, PAX Webster Field, P-140, Maryland.


Artifact Catalog, Posey Site (18CH281), Colonial Encounters (2014)
DATASET St. Mary's College of Maryland, St. Mary's City, Maryland. Colonial Encounters Archaeological Project.

This database was generated by archaeological investigations of the Posey site during the Colonial Encounters: The Lower Potomac River Valley at Contact, 1500-1720 AD project.


Artifact Catalog, Site 18ST390, Colonial Encounters (2013)
DATASET Colonial Encounters Archaeological Project. St. Mary's College of Maryland, St. Mary's City, Maryland.

This database was generated by archaeological investigations of the Posey site during the Colonial Encounters: The Lower Potomac River Valley at Contact, 1500-1720 AD project.


Artifact Database, Archaeological Field Reconnaissance Brookville Reservoir Waterfowl Marsh 1980 (2012)
DATASET Veterans Curation Program.

This the artifact database from the Archaeological Field Reconnaissance Brookville Reservoir Waterfowl Marsh 1980 collection stored at Applied Archaeology Laboratories, Ball State University. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Louisville District archaeological collections were sent to the Veterans Curation Program’s (VCP) St. Louis laboratory in May 2011. The VCP St. Louis laboratory is a USACE, St. Louis District’s Mandatory Center of Expertise for the Curation and Management of...


Artifact Inventory, 18AN1018, Naval Academy Athletic Facility (Brigade Sports Complex), North Severn River Complex (2006)
DATASET Applied Archaeology & History Associates.

This record contains an artifact inventory for site 18AN1018, identified during phase II investigations at the US Navy Academy's Brigade Sports Complex, North Severn River Complex, Maryland.


Artifact Inventory, 18AN1019, Naval Academy Athletic Facility (Brigade Sports Complex), North Severn River Complex (2006)
DATASET Applied Archaeology & History Associates.

This record contains an artifact inventory for site 18AN1019, identified during phase II investigations at the US Navy Academy's Brigade Sports Complex, North Severn River Complex, Maryland.