Initial Report, Salamonie and Mississinewa Reservoirs 1961-1963


The following is the initial report of archaeological salvage in the Salamonie and Mississinewa reservoirs, Corps of Engineers flood control projects in major tributaries of the Wabash River in northeastern Indiana, and covers the period through June 30, 1963. The permanent field party is composed of James H. Kellar, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Indiana University, and John Dorwin, Nick Franks, and J. Kenneth Smalls, graduate students in anthropology at Indiana University. The artifact database can be found in tDAR at (

Cite this Record

Initial Report, Salamonie and Mississinewa Reservoirs 1961-1963. US Army Corps of Engineers, Louisville District. 2012 ( tDAR id: 426153) ; doi:10.6067/XCV80Z75D6

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Spatial Coverage

min long: -86.041; min lat: 40.553 ; max long: -85.409; max lat: 40.918 ;


General Note: The digital materials in this collection were processed by the Veterans Curation Program (VCP), and include the artifact database, artifact report, finding aid, initial report, prehistory report, scanned asset key, second report and a third report. Additional digital materials held by the VCP include a box inventory, card stock inserts, correspondence documents, document folder listing, an initial data collection, and notes. For additional information on these materials, refer to the Finding Aid.

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Contact(s): US Army Corps of Engineers Mandatory Center of Expertise for the Curation and Management of Archaeological Collections, St. Louis District