Beyond the North Gate: Archeology on the Outskirts of Colonial Albany. Archeological Data Retrieval, Quackenbush Square Parking Facility, Broadway, Albany, New York
Part of the Quackenbush Square Parking Facility Historic Archaeological Site, Albany, NY project
Author(s): Hartgen Archeological Associates, Inc.
Report of data recovery results from the Quackenbush Square Parking Facility site in Albany, NY. The pdf report focuses on the detailed excavation of a rum distillery (c.1750s-1820s) and a brickmaker's house and brickyard (c.1630s-1680s). The report includes micro/macroscopic analyses of faunal and floral materials, pollen, parasites,and heavy metal contents. The report also provides deep historical context to rum production and early colonial settlement in Albany and the Northeast.
Cite this Record
Beyond the North Gate: Archeology on the Outskirts of Colonial Albany. Archeological Data Retrieval, Quackenbush Square Parking Facility, Broadway, Albany, New York. Hartgen Archeological Associates, Inc.. 2005 ( tDAR id: 381339) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8513XXH
This Resource is Part of the Following Collections
Quackenbush Square Parking Facility
Brickyard • Commercial or Industrial Structures • Distillery • Domestic Structure or Architectural Complex • Domestic Structures • Historic Structure • House • Non-Domestic Structures • Resource Extraction / Production / Transportation Structure or Features
17TH CENTURY OCCUPATION • 18TH CENTURY OCCUPATION • 19th Century • alcohol • Brickmaking • Bricks • Colonial Settlement • Dutch • Faunal Analysis (Historic) • heavy metal analysis • Macrobotanical • Parasite Analysis • Pollen Analysis • Production • Trade
Albany, New York
Calendar Date: 1759 to 1823 (Rum distillery)
Calendar Date: 1630 to 1686 (Brickyard and brickmaker's house)
min long: -73.761; min lat: 42.634 ; max long: -73.741; max lat: 42.665 ;
Individual & Institutional Roles
Prepared By(s): Hartgen Archeological Associates, Inc.
New York State Museum Accession Number(s): A2003.23
Hartgen Archeological Associates, Inc. Project Number(s): 1997
New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Unique Site Number(s): 00
New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Project Review Number(s): 00PR02006
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