Rye Creek Ruin Arizona Site Steward File


This contains the Arizona Site Steward file for the Rye Creek Ruin site, located on Tonto National Forest land. The site is comprised of a masonry pueblo or compound with room and courtyard burials, as well as trash middens and a possible watchtower.

The file consists of a cultural resources inventory form, Bureau of American Ethnology catalogue of manuscripts card, a copy of "A Report on Excavations at the Rye Creek Ruin," two hand drawn site maps, four maps of the site location, two Arizona State Museum archaeological survey cards, an archaeological site inventory form, and a University of Arizona archaeological survey card. The earliest dated document is from 1929.

Cite this Record

Rye Creek Ruin Arizona Site Steward File. J. S. Wood, Emil W. Haury, W. Kaemlein, Jr., F. Olson, A. Olson. 1981 ( tDAR id: 400867) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8G44S4S


Spatial Coverage

min long: -111.93; min lat: 33.22 ; max long: -110.671; max lat: 34.529 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): Arizona State Parks

Contributor(s): Bureau of American Ethnology; J. W. Simmons; C. C. Cummings; University of Arizona

Landowner(s): U. S. Forest Service; Arizona State Museum

Prepared By(s): Arizona State Parks

File Information

  Name Size Creation Date Date Uploaded Access
Rye-Creek-Ruins.pdf 2.36mb Nov 18, 2015 12:04:38 PM Confidential
This file is unredacted.

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Contact(s): Arizona State Parks