Hohokam Archaeology Along Phase B of the Tucson Aqueduct Central Arizona Project, Volume 1: Syntheses and Interpretations

Part of the Tucson Aqueduct Project Phase B project

Author(s): John C. Ravesloot

Editor(s): Jon S. Czaplicki

Year: 1989


This is the first of five volumes that report the results of the Tucson Aqueduct Phase B Project, The excavation was funded by the United States Bureau of Reclamation under Contract No, 6-CS-30-03500 from December 1985 to December 1988, Volume 1 presents syntheses and interpretations of the analyses that resulted from the investigation of 13 Hohokam sites in the Avra Valley west of Tucson, Arizona, The Tucson Aqueduct Phase B Project involved excavation or surface collection and mapping of several different kinds of Hohokam sites, Sites investigated during the 1986 and 1987 field seasons included Fastimes (AZ AA:12:384 [ASM]), a group of at least five farmsteads; Water World (AZ AA:16:94[ASM]), a ballcourt village; two farmstead-field house sites (AZ AA:16:97[ASM] and AZ AA:16:161[ASM]); a so-called protohistoric site (AZ AA:11:26[ASM]); four limited-activity sites (AZ AA:12:383[ASM], AZ AA:12:465[ASM], AZ AA:12:481[ASM], and AZ AA:12:484[ASM]--the latter named Hawk's Nest, which excavation revealed to be a small farmstead); and four lithic-quarry sites (AZ AA:16:95[ASM], AZ AA:16:96[ASM], AZ AA:16:157[ASM], and AZ AA:16:175[ASM]), Volumes 2, 3, and 4 discuss data recovery at these sites.

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Hohokam Archaeology Along Phase B of the Tucson Aqueduct Central Arizona Project, Volume 1: Syntheses and Interpretations. John C. Ravesloot, Jon S. Czaplicki. Arizona State Museum Archaeological Series ,178. Tucson, Arizona: Arizona State Museum, University of Arizona. 1989 ( tDAR id: 406221) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8K35WK4

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Spatial Coverage

min long: -111.242; min lat: 32.091 ; max long: -110.989; max lat: 32.399 ;

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Bureau of Reclamation Contract No.(s): 6-CS-30-03500

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