French Colonial (Temporal Keyword)
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12T352 2016 mag (north to right).tif (2017)
12T9 - 2009 mag (north to right).tif (2017)
12T9 - 2016 res - N1000, E800 block (north to right).tif (2017)
12T9 2012 mag (west side) (north to right).tif (2017)
12T9 2012 mag - east side (north to right).tif (2017)
12T9 2013 mag (north to right).tif (2017)
12T9 2016 mag (north to right).tif (2017)
12T9 2016 res - East res block (N940, E920) (north to right).tif (2017)
12T9 2016 res - N of Fort N1020 E740 (north to right).tif (2017)
2009-2017 geophysical survey of the Fort Ouiatenon vicinity, Tippecanoe County, Indiana
From 2009 through 2017, Michael Strezewski (University of Southern Indiana) and Robert G. McCullough (Illinois State Archaeological Survey), conducted magnetometry and resistivity survey over a large area of the Ouiatenon Preserve, located in Tippecanoe County, Indiana. The Ouiatenon Preserve contains the archaeological remains of Fort Ouiatenon, which was erected by the French in 1717. Also contained within the preserve are the remains of numerous Native American villages that were once located...
Comp T25-T421 (north to right).tif (2017)
Digging Into French Colonial St. Louis (2019)
This is an abstract from the "POSTER Session 2: Linking Historic Documents and Background Research in Archaeology" session, at the 2019 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. Beginning in 2013, the Missouri Department of Transportation began conducting archaeological investigations for proposed highway improvements in downtown St. Louis. Known now as the Poplar Street Bridge Project, these ongoing investigations encompass the Madam Haycraft (23SL2334),...
Fur Trade Archaeology at the Ouiatenon Preserve: The 2016/2017 Geophysical Investigations (2017)
The contents of this report describe the results of geophysical survey on the recently-established Ouiatenon Preserve, located southwest of Lafayette, Indiana, in Tippecanoe County. This project was co-directed by Dr. Michael Strezewski (University of Southern Indiana) and Dr. Robert G. McCullough (Illinois State Archaeological Survey), with financial support from the National Park Service Historic Preservation Fund, administered through the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, Division of...
Fur Trade Archeology in the Fort Ouiatenon Vicinity: The 2012/2013 Investigations (2014)
This report details the results of magnetometry investigations at two fur trade-era sites in Tippecanoe County, Indiana. The first (12-T-9) contains the remains of Fort Ouiatenon, which was founded by the French in 1717 and served as a regional trade hub through most of the eighteenth century. The second site (12-T-335) represents the remains of a Native American village site located adjacent to Fort Ouiatenon. Test excavations were conducted at 12-T-9, resulting in the identification of a...
Kathleen Gilmore and the Archaeological Investigations of La Salle’s Fort St. Louis in Texas (2017)
Archaeological investigations at La Salle’s 1685-89 Fort St. Louis in Texas (41VT4) were conducted in 1950 by the Texas Memorial Museum and again in 1999-2002 by the Texas Historical Commission. Kathleen Gilmore analyzed the artifacts from the 1950 excavations and identified the site as the location of the French colony of Fort St. Louis. The 1999-2002 further confirmed this assessment and recovered much information about a Spanish presidio built over the French settlement. Kathleen was a...
Report of the 2009 Archaeological Investigations at Three Fur Trade-Era Sites in Tippecanoe County, Indiana: Kethtippecanunk (12-T-59), Fort Ouiatenon (12-T-9), and a Kickapoo Village (12-T-335) (2010)
The report describes the results of geophysical investigations at three fur trade-era sites (12-T-9, 12-T-59, and 12-T-335) in Tippecanoe County, Indiana. Also covered are the results of excavations at Kethtippecanunk (12-T-59), a fur trade-era town that was located at the confluence of the Wabash and Tippecanoe rivers.
Revealing the Hidden Landscape: Saint Croix Island International Historical Site beyond French Colonial Settlement (2020)
This is an abstract from the session entitled "Northeast Region National Park Service Archeological Landscapes and the Stories They Tell" , at the 2020 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. Baseline documentation and climate change research focus on identifying and interpreting archeological remains to help guide immediate- to long term treatment and preservation of the actively eroding Saint Croix Island. The integrated high resolution remote sensing surveys on the...
T335 2009 mag 2 (north to right).tif (2017)
Trenches to Rafters: The Archaeology and Architecture of Francois Valle II's Ste. Genevieve Home (2019)
This is an abstract from the "POSTER Session 3: Material Culture and Site Studies" session, at the 2019 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. This poster details the history of a previously unexamined French Colonial poteaux sur sol structure in Ste. Genevieve, Missouri. Contrary to local oral histories, archaeological evidence from the Sangamo Archeological Center’s 2017 and 2018 excavations indicate that this building was once much grander than the now-modest structure...