1850-1970 (Temporal Keyword)

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Historic Dumps and Scatters: Trash or Sites? (2016)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Donald D. Southworth II.

Trash dumps and can scatters have been a thorn in the side of federal and state land management agencies in the western half of the United States. Over the last several years, this discussion on how to handle these sites has increased. While historic archaeologists have, to a limited degree, placed these sites in perspective, these activity features continue to be an issue for the various land management agencies. Often referred to as "isolated dumping episodes" or as "road trash," some agencies...