Artifact Database, Archaeological Field Reconnaissance Mississinewa Reservoir Force Main 1979

Summary

This the artifact database from the Report for Archaeological Field Reconnaissance Mississinewa Reservoir Force Main 1979 collection stored at Applied Archaeology Laboratories, Ball State University.

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Louisville District archaeological collections were sent to the Veterans Curation Program’s (VCP) St. Louis laboratory in May 2011. The VCP St. Louis laboratory is a USACE, St. Louis District’s Mandatory Center of Expertise for the Curation and Management of Archaeological Collections project, which is staffed through Brockington and Associates, an archaeological contract firm located in Norcross, Georgia.

The procedures employed by the St. Louis VCP to rehouse the archaeological material from the Archaeological Field Reconnaissance Mississinewa Reservoir Force Main 1979 collection are discussed in the Artifact Report. The report can be found in tDAR at http://core.tdar.org/document/394630/artifact-report-archaeological-field-reconnaissance-mississinewa-reservoir-force-main-1979.

Cite this Record

Artifact Database, Archaeological Field Reconnaissance Mississinewa Reservoir Force Main 1979. Veterans Curation Program. Norcross, GA: Brockington and Associates, Inc. ( tDAR id: 394650) ; doi:10.6067/XCV85M67F0

This Resource is Part of the Following Collections

Data Set Structure

Measurement Column
Count Column
Coded Column
Filename Column
Integration Column (has Ontology)

Table Information: Archaeological-Field-Reconnaissance-Mississinewa-Reservoir-Force-Main-1979--Database

Column Name Data Type Type Category Coding Sheet Ontology
Provenience Three-dimensional location information or descriptors, as indicated on individual artifact bag.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value Provenience and Context : Other none none
Material Class Primary category of sort (e.g., ceramic, lithic, glass, etc.).
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Artifact Description Secondary category of sort indicating form (e.g., chipped stone, prehistoric body sherd, etc.).
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Count Number of objects present or indicated (this includes pulled artifacts).
BIGINT  Count uncategorized none none
Weight (g) The weight of the objects present to a tenth of a gram.
DOUBLE  Measurement (gram) uncategorized none none
Photographed by the VCP? Indicates if the object was or was not photographed during processing.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Photographed by the VCP Indicates if the object was or was not photographed during processing.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
New Box Number Box number as assigned after rehabilitation by VCP.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Artifact ID VCP assigned numbers to each artifact description within each provenience.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Investigation Name Investigation name as recorded in the report or other original documentation.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
USACE District Full name of district that owns the collection.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Subject Property District property where investigations were performed.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Year of Investigation Years during which fieldwork was conducted.
BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Investigating Organization Name of organization that performed the archaeological investigations (e.g., university department or cultural resource management firm).
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Principal Investigator Full name of principal investigator as it appears in final report.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Site Number Smithsonian Institution trinomial site number and the second number as found on the original brown bags.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value Provenience and Context : Site none none
AAL Project Number Project number previously assigned and used by curation repository.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Catalog Number Catalog number previously assigned by curation repository or investigator.
BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none

Spatial Coverage

min long: -86.045; min lat: 40.609 ; max long: -85.721; max lat: 40.774 ;

Record Identifiers

Department of Natural Resources Project(s): E15-28

Notes

General Note: The digital materials in this project were processed by the Veterans Curation Program (VCP), and include the artifact database, select artifact photographs, artifact report, finding aid, original investigation report, and scanned asset key. Additional digital materials held by the VCP include additional artifact photographs, field notes, maps and site survey records. For additional information on these materials, refer to the Finding Aid.

Source Collections

'Archaeological Field Reconnaissance Mississinewa Reservoir Force Main 1979' collection stored at Applied Archaeology Laboratories, Ball State University

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