Dolores Archaeological Program Technical Reports, DAP-033: Excavations at Faraway House (Site 5Mt4763), a Pueblo I / Pueblo II Limited Activity Site
Author(s): James H. Kleidon
Faraway House, Site 5MT4763, was excavated in 1979 as part of the Dolores Archaeological Program (D.A.P.), located in extreme southwestern Colorado. The site was selected for excavation to expand the sample of limited activity/seasonal use sites in the D.A.P. data base . The site consists of a masonry storage bin and two hearths and is located near arable soils. It is inferred that the site was built by the Anasazi during the Pueblo I or Pueblo II period and was used seasonally for the
storage of a cultigen grown nearby.
Originally the information in this record was migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. In 2015, as part of its effort to improve tDAR content, the Center for Digital Antiquity uploaded a copy of the document and further improved the record metadata.
Cite this Record
Dolores Archaeological Program Technical Reports, DAP-033: Excavations at Faraway House (Site 5Mt4763), a Pueblo I / Pueblo II Limited Activity Site. James H. Kleidon. Dolores Archaeological Program Technical Reports. Salt Lake City, Utah: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Upper Colorado Region. 1982 ( tDAR id: 134499)
This Resource is Part of the Following Collections
Archaeometrics • Archaeozoological Study • Archeometrics • Archeozoological Study • Botanical Analysis • Cultural Adaptation • Cultural Chronology • Cultural Ecology • Early Pueblo Gray • Early Pueblo Red • Economy • House • Lithic Analysis • Mesa Verde Gray • Mesa Verde Red • Mitigation • Remote Sensing • Significance / Management • Site Settlement • Storage Site
Calendar Date: 750 to 900 (Ceramic dates)
min long: -108.605; min lat: 37.466 ; max long: -108.483; max lat: 37.598 ;
Individual & Institutional Roles
Principal Investigator(s): David A. Breternitz
Prepared By(s): University of Colorado, Dolores Archaeological Program
Submitted To(s): USDI Bureau of Reclamation, Upper Colorado Regional Office
NADB document id number(s): 602021; 2203201; 5311993; 920879
Bureau of Reclamation Contract No.(s): 8-07-40-S0562
NADB citation id number(s): 000000119459; 000000092443; 000000179859; 000000167305
General Note: As of February 2015, this and additional reports are hosted on the US Bureau of Land Management, Dolores Archaeological Program website; http://www.blm.gov/co/st/en/fo/ahc/dolores_archaeological/dap_technical_reports.html
General Note: Originally this record was automatically added to tDAR from NADB. In 2015, a copy of the document was added and the record metadata was updated. Additional entries (tDAR id: 29587, 20567, 77513) for this report were marked as "duplicate".
General Note: Those listed as contributors in the individual & institutional roles section are the authors of the accompanying appendices for this report.