tDAR Logo tDAR digital antiquity

Archeological Investigations Relating to Restoration of the Charles E. Arnold House, Lincoln Home National Historic Site, Sangamon County, Springfield, Illinois

Author(s): Vergil E. Noble

Year: 2001

» Downloads & Basic Metadata

Summary

In response to preliminary plans for restoration of the Charles E. Arnold House, the Midwest Archeological Center initiated field investigations within Lincoln Home National Historic Site in the summer of 1991. The excavation team sought specific information about the original position of the relocated structure, as well as more general information on associated cultural resources that might be present on the house lot. We found no unambiguous physical remains that would refine the restored house siting. Excavations to the east of the standing structure, however, revealed the apparent locations of two former privies and a barn or similar outbuilding.


This Resource is Part of the Following Collections


Cite this Record

Archeological Investigations Relating to Restoration of the Charles E. Arnold House, Lincoln Home National Historic Site, Sangamon County, Springfield, Illinois. Vergil E. Noble. Midwest Archeological Center Technical Report ,No. 71. Lincoln, Nebraska: Midwest Archeological Center, National Park Service. 2001 ( tDAR id: 376099) ; doi:10.6067/XCV85D8RJ6


Keywords


Spatial Coverage

min long: -89.667; min lat: 39.773 ; max long: -89.633; max lat: 39.811 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Sponsor(s): Midwest Archeological Center National Park Service


Record Identifiers

MWAC Accession Number(s): 492

Lincoln Home Accession Number(s): 124

File Information

  Name Size Creation Date Date Uploaded Access
tech71.pdf 2.77mb Jun 12, 2012 12:29:39 PM Public
Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America