Preliminary Report on Archeological Survey in the Apostle Islands
Author(s): Robert J. Salzer
Archaeological research was conducted in the Apostle Islands and on the extreme northern tip of the mainland Bayfield Peninsula during a fourteen-week period in the Fall of 1979 by students and staff of the Department of Anthropology of Beloit College. The research was coordinated around the structure of an archaeological field school which was under the direction of Robert J. Salzer, Associate Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Logan Museum of Anthropology.
Site survey techniques were applied to selected portions of the area in question. Limited testing operations were deployed on sites found on the mainland. Simultaneous laboratory procedures were conducted in our field headquarters on the mainland, so that recovered artifactual debris from the mainland and from the island was processed (washed, cataloged, labeled, and examined) within a week after its recovery in the field.
Cite this Record
Preliminary Report on Archeological Survey in the Apostle Islands. Robert J. Salzer. 1979 ( tDAR id: 236751) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8PV6NGW
This Resource is Part of the Following Collections
Armstrong Dock Site • Bank Site • Basswood #1 • Basswood #2 • Basswood #3 • Bluff Top Clearing Site • Cedar Bark Lodge • Fishing Shack Site • Kane Site • North Shore Site • Orchard Site • West Shore Site
Calendar Date: 1850 to 1960 (AD)
min long: -91.016; min lat: 46.744 ; max long: -90.283; max lat: 47.081 ;
Individual & Institutional Roles
Contact(s): Anne Vawser
Field Director(s): Ed Hayden
Project Director(s): Robert J. Salzer
Sponsor(s): Mark J. Lynott
Prepared By(s): Logan Museum of Anthropology, Beloit College
Submitted To(s): Midwest Archeological Center, National Park Service
NADB document id number(s): 5606562
NADB citation id number(s): 000000241710
General Note: This resource originated from a citation record migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R). NADB identification numbers are included in the Document Identifiers section of this resource.
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