Early 20th Century (Temporal Keyword)
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1,000 Bottles of Wine in the Ground, 1,000 Bottles of Wine: The Preservation of early 20th century Italian Heritage at the John Bradford House (2013)
In 1919, the production of intoxicating beverages was legally prohibited in the United States. However, excavations in the 1970s at the John Bradford House in Kingston, MA indicate that its inhabitants at the turn-of-the-century were consuming large quantities of wine, champagne, and hard liquor. These bottles were consumed and then discarded at a time when the consumption of alcohol was considered immoral by the American middle class. This paper will explore the meaning behind the presence of...
Additional 96 Timber Sales in Bath and Rowan Counties for the Morehead Ranger District, Daniel Boone National Forest (1996)
Anona: Historical and Archaeological Evidence of Re-Purposing of an Early 20th Century Steam Yacht. (2016)
In 1904, an elegant state-of-the-art steam yacht, Anona, rolled off the ways at George Lawley’s Massachusetts shipyard. Built for entrepreneur and adventurer Paul J. Rainey, Anona reflected the richness and flamboyance of the pre-World War I era. Sold to Theodore Buhl in 1907, Anona remained a symbol of the extravagance and privilege of the period. After Buhl’s death, Anona began a 40-year transition that would change it from a luxury yacht of a rich industrialist to a produce freighter...
An Archaeological Assessment of the Flat Rock Glade State Nature Preserve, Simpson County, Kentucky (2002)
Archaeological Assessment of the Proposed Sci-348-12.24 Bridge Replacement in Morgan Township, Scioto County, Ohio (P.F. 1440) (1989)
The Archaeological Conservancy Site Survey, Feature Documentation, Cultural Resources Map Update, and Stabilization at Barrio de Tubac, Santa Cruz County, Arizona (2002)
The Barrio de Tubac, Santa Cruz County, Arizona, is an archaeological preserve owned and managed by The Archaeological Conservancy (TAC). The Tubac settlement and townsite are included in the National Register of Historic Places. The Barrio de Tubac is eligible for inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places and a nomination form is being prepared. On February 27 and 28, 2002, Steve Koczan from TAC and Barbara Ruppman and Philip Halpenny from the Tubac Historical Society completed...
An Archaeological Evaluation of the Proposed M & G Coal Sales, Inc. Mining Operation in Lawrence County, Kentucky (2001)
Archaeological monitoring of monitoring well installation, Keen Dip Vat Site, Polk County, Florida (1995)
The Keen Dip Vat site (Florida Site File Number 8P0994) is located near the center of Section 33, T3 1S, R30E on the Avon Park Air Force Range in Polk County, Florida . It is the location of an early 20th century homestead and a later cattle dipping station. The site is associated with the Keen family who were active in the cattle ranching industry in Polk and Highlands Counties. The main components of the site are the preserved remains of the dipping station which include a concrete dip vat,...
An Archaeological Reconnaissance of the Proposed U.S. 421 Re-Alignment Project Across Pine Mountain from Harlan to Bledsoe in Harlan County, Kentucky (1999)
An Archaeological Survey of a Proposed Coal Mine Operation Along Big Branch in Floyd County, Kentucky (2002)
An Archaeological Survey of a Proposed Coal Mine Operation Along Breeding Creek in Knott County, Kentucky (2002)
An Archaeological Survey of the Proposed KY 536 (Mt. Zion Road) Reconstruction, Boone County, Kentucky (2002)
An Archaeological Survey of the Proposed Lancaster-Richmond Road Upgrade (KY 52) Parcel 115 in Garrard County, Kentucky (Item No. 7-302.03) (2001)
An Archaeological Survey of the Proposed Sturgeon Mining Operation Along Beals Fork, Rowlette Branch and Little Sturgeon Creek in Northwestern Owsley County, Kentucky (1993)
Archeological Survey of U.S. Route 1 From Joppa To Miller Road, the Baltimore Embroidery Company (BA-907), Baltimore County, Maryland (1996)
Artifact catalog from Phase 2 archaeological and historical evaluations conducted at 44PG317, a 19th century domestic site owned and occupied by a freed black family from 1823 through the 1st decade of the 20th century. The Phase 2 evaluation indicates that the site, which contains intact features and fits into an historic context emphasizing the 19th century from the Federal and Antebellum periods through the Civil War and Postbellum periods. Further, since the site was owned and occupied...
The Improved Order of Red Men opened a lodge in Tucson, Arizona Territory in 1898. Here, members of the fraternal group held meetings featuring songs and speeches, and marched in parades dressed in Native American attire. The lodge purchased a cemetery plot and, from 1898 to 1908, 20 graves were dug. Archaeological excavation of the eastern cluster of graves yielded nine burials, two complete and seven exhumed in 1915. Each grave contained human remains, clothing, coffins, and outer boxes....
Barotolec II: Phase I and Phase II Archaeological Survey of a Proposed Strip Mine Area in Oxford Township, Coshocton County, Ohio (1993)
"But I'm Not Dead Yet:" A Comparison of Medicinal Choices Made by the Chinese in the American West (2013)
Explorations of Chinese occupied sites in the United States have often commented on the presence of Chinese medicines on those sites and how those products represent the continuity of Chinese practices. What has received considerably less attention is the use of Euroamerican patent medicines by Chinese immigrants. Recent excavations in Sandpoint, Idaho have provided a unique opportunity to explore this issue. Excavations of a Chinese residence/business resulted in the recovery of...
The Ashbridge family were one of the founding families in Toronto and their homestead represents the earliest still remaining within the City. The Ashbridge estate collection as donated to the Trust included household and personal artifacts, and archival documents. These document the personal characteristics, tastes and influences which affected six generations of the family. Archaeological excavations have occurred on the property in 1987-1988, and from 1997 until 2001. Within the ceramic...