Early to Mid 20th Century (Temporal Keyword)

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A Coal Mine Survey Along Caney Creek in Breathitt and Perry Counties, Kentucky (1992)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Robert B. Hand.

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Community Archaeology and Collaborative Interpretation at a Rosenwald School (2018)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Sarah Love. Emma Mason.

Of more than 5,000 Rosenwald Schools built during the 20th century in the southern United States, the Fairview School in Cave Spring, Georgia was constructed to provide an educational facility for the local African-American community. Following the site’s rediscovery in 2009, the local Cave Spring community and alumni of Fairview have spearheaded efforts to preserve and interpret Fairview’s historic campus. Most of the buildings located on the Fairview campus were demolished, originally...


A Cultural Resources Survey of Approximately 13 Acres for Wire Pulling Locations for a New SRP 230-kV Transmission Line from Kortsen Road to Thornton Road, Casa Grande, Pinal County, Arizona (2013)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Justin P. Rego.

Salt River Project Agricultural Improvement and Power District (SRP) requested that Logan Simpson Design Inc. (LSD) perform a Class III cultural resources survey prior to anticipated staging of 18 wire pulling locations for a new 230-kV transmission line from Kortsen Road to Thornton Road for the Desert Basin Generating Station, west of Casa Grande in Pinal County. The Class III survey was undertaken to identify, document and evaluate the Arizona/National Register of Historic Places (A/NRHP)...


Life on Morgadore Branch: the Lemuel Taylor Farmstead, 15FR96, Franklin County, Kentucky (1997)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Susan C. Andrews. Karen E. Hudson. Sean Coughlin.

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Passive Accumulations: Archaeological Investigations in Support of Reconstruction and Extension of Runway 12L-30R at Williams Gateway Airport, Mesa, Arizona (2000)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Matthew E. Hill, Jr.. J. Simon Bruder.

Kimley-Hom and Associates are under contract with the Williams Gateway Airport Authority (WGAA) to provide services for design of the reconstruction and extension of Runway 12L-30R. A number of archaeological sites listed on the National Register of Historic Places (National Register) extend within the construction zone. Therefore, WGAA was required to take into account the potential for its undertakings to affect those archaeological sites under the terms of its lease agreement with the Air...


Phase I Archeological Survey of the Miller Brothers Coal, Inc. John S. Combs Branch Coal Permit Area, Knott County, Kentucky (2000)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Betty J. McGraw.

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Tales From the Foot: An Oral History Project (2019)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Brianne L. Greenwood.

This is an abstract from the "Exploring the Recent Past" session, at the 2019 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. Established in the early 1900s, The Foot was once a thriving African American neighborhood located below Lincoln University in Jefferson City, Missouri.  The Foot was home to black-owned businesses that provided goods and services to a segregated population not always welcome in the white-owned businesses.  In the 1950s and 60s, highway construction and urban...


Three Dams in Central Arizona: A Study in Technological Diversity (1992)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Donald C. Jackson. Clayton B. Fraser.

In this short treatise, three important dams in central Arizona will be used to illustrate relevant issues of dam technology in the United States. These three structures - Roosevelt Dam (completed in 1911), Stewart Mountain Dam (1930), and Horseshoe Dam (1946) - Were built under the auspices of the U.S. Reclamation Service (today known as the Bureau of Reclamation) and the Phoenix-based Salt River Valley Water Users' Association (today the Salt River Project). Constructed across the Salt River...


The White Man's Friend (2017)
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Under the premise of "Give us our water and we will take care of ourselves," the book includes two chapters surrounding the irrigation practices of the Pima-Maricopa Indians from the mid-19th century to the present. The first chapter discusses the early irrigation practices of the Pima-Maricopa Indians and their history within the Gila and Salt River valleys supplemented with information from excavation and government documentation. Using this information, the second chapter lists a series of...