Artifact Catalog, Arbitrary Collections at Bluestone Reservoir

Creator(s): Veterans Curation Program

Year: 2018

Summary

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Huntington District archaeological collections were sent to the Veterans Curation Program’s (VCP) Alexandria, Virginia laboratory in September 2014. The Alexandria VCP laboratory is a USACE, St. Louis District’s Mandatory Center of Expertise for the Curation and Management of Archaeological Collections program, which is staffed through the archaeological contracting firms, Cogstone‐Berger, JV.

The procedures employed to re‐house the archaeological material from the Arbitrary Collections at Bluestone Reservoir investigation are discussed below and follow those procedures utilized by the Alexandria VCP laboratory. In the re‐housing process of each investigative effort of the USACE, Huntington District collection, the same standard procedures and Archaeological Collections Facility, Grave Creek Mound Historic Site guidelines were followed. Upon completion of the curation management project, the collection was sent to Archaeological Collections Facility, Grave Creek Mound Historic Site for permanent curation.

The procedures employed by the St. Louis VCP to rehouse the archaeological material from the Arbitrary Collections at Bluestone Reservoir investigation are discussed in the Artifact Report. The report can be found in tDAR at https://core.tdar.org/document/447080

Cite this Record

Artifact Catalog, Arbitrary Collections at Bluestone Reservoir. Veterans Curation Program. Alexandria, VA: Cogstone-Berger, JV. 2018 ( tDAR id: 447273) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8447273

Data Set Structure

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

Table Information: Boxes 1-4

Column Name Data Type Type Category Coding Sheet Ontology
New Box Number BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Photographed by VCP VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Comments VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Weight (g) DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Count BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Artifact Description VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Material Class VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Date of Collection VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Lot Number VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Provenience VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Site Number VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Principal Investigator VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Investigating Organization VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Years of Investigation VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Subject Property VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
US Army Corps of Engineers District VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Investigation Name VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
VCP ID VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none

Table Information: Sheet2

Column Name Data Type Type Category Coding Sheet Ontology
Modified VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Hematite VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Biface VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Fragment VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Antler VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Baked clay VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Charcoal BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Category 1 VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none

Spatial Coverage

min long: -80.99; min lat: 37.451 ; max long: -80.747; max lat: 37.679 ;

Notes

General Note: The digital materials in this collection were processed by the VCP, and include an artifact catalog, artifact photographs, and an artifact report. Additional materials held by the VCP include additional artifact photographs and artifact catalog.

Source Collections

Arbitrary Collections at Bluestone Reservoir collection stored at Archaeological Collections Facility, Grave Creek Mound Historic Site.

File Information

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ArbitraryCollectionsatBluestoneReservoir_Catalog.xlsx 120.48kb Nov 27, 2018 12:06:07 PM Public
  • Translated version ArbitraryCollectionsatBluestoneReservoir_Catalog_translated.xlsx (87.33kb)
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