USDI Bureau of Reclamation, Phoenix Area Office (PXAO)

This collection contains archaeological information from investigations conducted or contracted for by the Phoenix Area Office (PXAO) of the Bureau of Reclamation. The digital information includes documents, data sets, and images. The digital files are organized into a number of sub-collections and organized generally according to the administrative and functional units administered by the PXAO. Included in the sub-collections are the results of investigations conducted in the past as well as research products for current investigations.


Resources Inside This Collection (Viewing 201-300 of 547)


  1. Report on Archaeological Survey of Bureau of Reclamation Lands Along the Middle Gila River Near Cochran and Winkelman (2000)
  2. Aravaipa Creek Fish Barrier Project: Survey and Mapping of an Apache Site along Aravaipa Creek, Pinal County, Arizona (1999)
  3. Results Of Archaeological Testing and Plan of Work for Excavation at AZ BB:13:16(ASM)-Locus F, Tohono O'odham Indian Reservation, San Xavier District, Tucson, Arizona: Report (1999)
  4. An Archaeological and Documentary Survey of the Historic Utah Ditch, Maricopa County, Arizona: Photos (1998)
  5. An Archaeological and Documentary Survey of the Historic Utah Ditch, Maricopa County, Arizona: Report (1998)
  6. Archaeological Monitoring of Sinkhole Repair Excavations for the San Xavier Farm, San Xavier District, Tohono O'odham Nation (1998)
  7. Archaeological Recovery of Skeletal Remains for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Santa Cruz River Bank Stabilization Project, San Xavier District, Tohono O'odham Nation, Tucson, Arizona (1998)
  8. Cultural Resources Survey of the Salt River Project Canals, Maricopa County, Arizona (1998)
  9. Historic American Engineering Record: Granite Reef Diversion Dam, Salt River, Mesa Vicinity, Maricopa County, Arizona (1998)
  10. Historic American Engineering Record: South Canal, South of the Salt River, Mesa Vicinity, Maricopa County, Arizona (1998)
  11. Preliminary Report on Archaeological Survey of Bureau of Reclamation Lands Near Cochran (1998)
  12. San Carlos Reservoir Study, Cultural Resources: Current Status, Needs, and Recommendations: Report (1998)
  13. An Archaeological and Documentary Survey of the Historic Utah Ditch, Maricopa County, Arizona: Photo Log (1997)
  14. Archaeological Investigations at AZ U:6:87, U:6:105, and U:6:253(ASM) on the Fort McDowell Mohave-Apache Indian Community, Maricopa County, Arizona: Report (1997)
  15. Archaeological Survey in Districts 6 and 7, Gila River Indian Community (1997)
  16. The Archaeology of Schoolhouse Point Mesa, Roosevelt Platform Mound Study: Report on the Schoolhouse Point Mesa Sites, Schoolhouse Management Group, Pinto Creek Complex (1997)
  17. Cultural Affiliation Statement, Upper Gila River Valley, Arizona: Report (1997)
  18. A Salado Platform Mound on Tonto Creek, Roosevelt Platform Mound Study: Report on the Cline Terrace Mound, Cline Terrace Complex (1997)
  19. Theodore Roosevelt Dam Project: Color Map of Project and Investigation Areas (1997)
  20. Theodore Roosevelt Dam Studies: B & W Map of the Project and Investigation Areas (1997)
  21. Vanishing River Appendices (1997)
  22. Vanishing River Guide to Volumes 1 - 3: The Electronic Volumes Originally on CD (1997)
  23. Vanishing River List of Figures, Plates, Vessels and Figures (1997)
  24. Vanishing River Table of Contents (1997)
  25. Vanishing River Volume 1: Part 1, Scorpion Point Village: Chapters 1 - 4 (1997)
  26. Vanishing River Volume 1: Part 2, Other Pre-Classic Sites in the LVAP Study Area: Chapters 5 - 6 (1997)
  27. Vanishing River Volume 1: Part 3, Classic Period and Multicomponent Sites in the LVAP Study Area (1997)
  28. Vanishing River Volume 2: Agricultural, Subsistence, and Environmental Studies: Part 1: Chapters 1-3 (1997)
  29. Vanishing River Volume 2: Agricultural, Subsistence, and Environmental Studies: Part 2: Chapters 4-7 (1997)
  30. Vanishing River Volume 2: Agricultural, Subsistence, and Environmental Studies: Part 3: Chapters 8-11 (1997)
  31. Vanishing River Volume 3: Material Culture and Physical Anthropology: Part 1: Chapters 1-6 (1997)
  32. Vanishing River Volume 3: Material Culture and Physical Anthropology: Part 2: Chapter 7 (1997)
  33. Vanishing River Volume 3: Material Culture and Physical Anthropology: Part 3: Chapter 8-9 (1997)
  34. Vanishing River Volume 3: Material Culture and Physical Anthropology: Part 4: Chapter 10 (1997)
  35. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 01: The Verde River and Desert Landscapes: Introduction to the Lower Verde Archaeological Project (1997)
  36. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 02: Archaeological Landscapes: A Methodological and Theoretical Discussion (1997)
  37. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 03: The Vanished River: Historical-Period Impacts to Desert Landscapes and Archaeological Implications (1997)
  38. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 04: An Overview of Research History and Archaeology of Central Arizona (1997)
  39. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 05: Yavapai and Western Apache Ethnohistory and Material Culture (1997)
  40. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 06: Yavapai and Western Apache Archaeology of Central Arizona (1997)
  41. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 07: Two Archival Case Studies in Western Apache and Yavapai Archaeology (1997)
  42. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 08: Euroamerican History, 1540 to the Present (1997)
  43. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 09: Environmental Variability and Agricultural Economics along the Lower Verde River, A.D. 750 - 1450 (1997)
  44. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 10: Temporal Variation in Undecorated Pottery: A Tool for Chronology Building (1997)
  45. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 11: Toward a Unified Theory of Ceramic Production and Distribution: Examples from the Central Arizona Deserts (1997)
  46. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 12: Chronological Issues of the LVAP (1997)
  47. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 13: Site Structure and Domestic Organization (1997)
  48. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 14: Prehistoric Settlement and Demography in the Lower Verde Region (1997)
  49. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 15: Re-Thinking the Core-Periphery Model of the Pre-Classic Period Hohokam (1997)
  50. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 16: Return to Migration, Population Movement, and Ethnic Identity in the American Southwest (1997)
  51. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 17: The Lower Verde Archaeological Project, Big Projects, and Cultural Resource Management (1997)
  52. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 18: Research Design Revisited: Processual Issues in the Prehistory of the Lower Verde Valley (1997)
  53. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 19: Landscapes and Lives along the Lower Verde River (1997)
  54. Vanishing River Volume 4: Chapter 20: The Lower Verde Archaeological Project in Context (1997)
  55. Vanishing River Volume 4: References Cited, List of Contributors, and SRI Information (1997)
  56. Vanishing River: Attached Report: A Comparison of Inductively Coupled Plasma Spectroscopy Extraction Techniques (1997)
  57. Vanishing River: Attached Report: Petroglyphs in the Horseshoe Reservoir Area of the Lower Verde Valley, Central Arizona (1997)
  58. Vanishing River: Attached Report: Petrographic and Qualitative Analyses of Sands and Sherds from the Lower Verde River Area (1997)
  59. Archaeological Assessment of a Proposed Borrow Area Adjacent to Avra Valley Airport, Marana, Pima County, Arizona (1996)
  60. The Bartlett Reservoir Cultural Resources Survey (1996)
  61. Historic American Engineering Record: San Carlos Irrigation Project, North and South of Gila River, Vicinity of Coolidge, Pinal County, Arizona (1996)
  62. Historic American Engineering Record: Theodore Roosevelt Dam, Power Plant (1996)
  63. Limited Subsurface Testing at Two Locations on the San Xavier District Prior to the Santa Cruz River Bank Stabilization Project, Tohono O'odham Nation, Pima County, Arizona (1996)
  64. The Place of the Storehouses: Roosevelt Platform Mound Study, Part 1 (1996)
  65. The Place of the Storehouses: Roosevelt Platform Mound Study, Part 2 (1996)
  66. Archaeological Excavation of Isolated Human Remains at the Tres Rios Wetlands Demonstration Site in Southwest Phoenix, Maricopa County: Report (1995)
  67. Archaeological Monitoring of Geological Test Trenches on the San Xavier District, Tohono O'odham Nation, Pima County, Arizona. San Xavier Farm Rehabilitation Project (1995)
  68. Archaeology in the Distribution Division of the Central Arizona Project: Thoughts on the History of the Hohokam Culture of Southern Arizona and on the Practice of Archaeology in the 1990s (1995)
  69. A Class One Overview for the Proposed San Carlos Irrigation Project Joint Works Rehabilitation: Report (1995)
  70. Letter Report: Class III (Intensive) Cultural Resource Survey of 320 Acres for New Land Recently Identified for the Tucson Aqueduct System Reliability Investigations (1995)
  71. Research Design and Plan of Work for Testing AZ U:6:87, U:6:105, U:6:253, and U:6:83(ASM), Fort McDowell Indian Reservation: Report (1995)
  72. Research Design and Work Plan for Archaeological Survey on the Gila River Indian Community (1995)
  73. The Roosevelt Community Development Study, Number 14, Volume 1: Stone and Shell Artifacts (1995)
  74. The Roosevelt Community Development Study, Number 14, Volume 2: Ceramic Chronology, Technology, and Economics (1995)
  75. The Roosevelt Community Development Study, Number 14, Volume 3: Paleobiological and Osteological Analyses (1995)
  76. The San Carlos Reservoir Cultural Resources Survey: Report (1995)
  77. Where the Rivers Converge: Report on the Rock Island Complex (1995)
  78. Archaeological Excavation of Three Historic Burials at Tonto Basin Ranger Station, Tonto National Forest, Gila County (1994)
  79. An Archaeological Survey in the Blackwater Area, Volume 1: The History of Human Settlement in the Blackwater Area (1994)
  80. An Archaeological Survey in the Blackwater Area, Volume 2: Site Descriptions and Related Data (1994)
  81. An Archaeological Survey of Nearly 1000 Acres for the Tucson Aqueduct System Reliability Investigations Avra Valley, Pima County, Arizona (1994)
  82. The Historical Archaeology of Dam Construction Camps in Central Arizona, Volume 1: Synthesis (1994)
  83. The Historical Archaeology of Dam Construction Camps in Central Arizona, Volume 2A: Sites in the Roosevelt Dam Area (1994)
  84. The Historical Archaeology of Dam Construction Camps in Central Arizona, Volume 2B: Sites in the New Waddell Dam Area (1994)
  85. The Historical Archaeology of Dam Construction Camps in Central Arizona, Volume 2C: Sites at Other Dams Along the Salt and Verde Rivers (1994)
  86. Relocation and Assessment of Twelve Sites on the Fort McDowell Indian Reservation Maricopa County, Arizona: Report (1994)
  87. The Roosevelt Community Development Study, Number 13, Volume 1: Introduction and Small Sites (1994)
  88. The Roosevelt Community Development Study, Number 13, Volume 2: Meddler Point, Pyramid Point, and Griffin Wash Sites (1994)
  89. The Roosevelt Rural Sites Study, Volume 2: Prehistoric Rural Settlements in the Tonto Basin, Part 1 (1994)
  90. The Roosevelt Rural Sites Study, Volume 2: Prehistoric Rural Settlements in the Tonto Basin, Part 2 (1994)
  91. The Roosevelt Rural Sites Study, Volume 3: Changing Land Use in the Tonto Basin (1994)
  92. Survey, Mapping, and Limited Testing at Three Sites on the Fort McDowell Indian Community: Report (1994)
  93. Archaeological Assessment of a Parcel Proposed for Agricultural Development on the Fort McDowell Indian Reservation Maricopa County, Arizona: Report (1993)
  94. An Archaeological Reassessment and Evaluation of Eight Site Clusters Around Horseshoe Reservoir, Tonto National Forest (1993)
  95. Archaeological Testing at AZ T:3:79(ASM) in Lake Pleasant Regional Park, Yavapai County, Arizona (1993)
  96. Archaic Occupation on the Santa Cruz Flats: The Tator Hills Archaeological Project (1993)
  97. Classic Period Occupation on the Santa Cruz Flats: The Santa Cruz Flats Archaeological Project, Part 1 (1993)
  98. Classic Period Occupation on the Santa Cruz Flats: The Santa Cruz Flats Archaeological Project, Part 2 (1993)
  99. Final Report on an Archaeological Survey of 880 Acres for the Tucson Aqueduct System Reliability Investigations Within the Avra Valley (1993)
  100. Final Report on Archaeological Survey of 320 Acres on the Pascua Yaqui Reservation (1993)