The Archaeology of Navajo Sites West of Black Mesa, Arizona: Investigations Along the Coal-Haul Overhead-Electric Railroad Between Page and Navajo National Monument

Author(s): Sara Stebbins

Year: 1982

Summary

Forty-eight historic Navajo sites are investigated by the Museum of Northern Arizona prior to the construction of the Salt River Project Coal-Haul Overhead-Electric Railroad between Page and Navajo National Monument, Arizona. These 48 sites are classified by site function, inferred from various site features, and are then placed in a scheme of economic development and environmental conditions for the Colorado Plateau.

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The Archaeology of Navajo Sites West of Black Mesa, Arizona: Investigations Along the Coal-Haul Overhead-Electric Railroad Between Page and Navajo National Monument. Sara Stebbins. 1982 ( tDAR id: 436463) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8436463

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Keywords

Culture
Historic Kayenta Anasazi Navajo

Material
Ceramic Chipped Stone Dating Sample Glass Ground Stone Human Remains Metal

Site Name
AZ C:12:20 (MNA) AZ C:3:45 (MNA) AZ C:3:46 (MNA) AZ C:8:10 (MNA) AZ C:8:12 (MNA) AZ C:8:15 (MNA) AZ C:8:16 (MNA) AZ C:8:17 (MNA) AZ C:8:25 (MNA) AZ D:10:39 (MNA) AZ D:10:40 (MNA) AZ D:10:46 (MNA) AZ D:10:48 (MNA) AZ D:10:60 (MNA) AZ D:9:27 (MNA) NA10,734 NA10,744 NA10,919 NA10,920 NA10,921 NA10,922 NA10,923 NA11,,082 NA11,003 NA11,004 Show More

Site Type
Agricultural or Herding Ash Pit Brush Structure Burial Pit Cairn Corral Domestic Structure or Architectural Complex Domestic Structures Encampment Fire Pit Funerary and Burial Structures or Features Garden Plot Hearth Hogan Lambing pen Masonry Wall Non-Domestic Structures Pit Post Hole / Post Mold Resource Extraction / Production / Transportation Structure or Features Roasting Pit / Oven / Horno Rock Alignment Rock Pile Settlements Shade Structure / Ramada Show More

Spatial Coverage

min long: -111.78; min lat: 36.744 ; max long: -111.379; max lat: 36.997 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): Richard Anduze

Project Director(s): Alexander J. Lindsay, Jr.

Sponsor(s): Salt River Project

Prepared By(s): Museum of Northern Arizona

Record Identifiers

MNA Research Paper(s): 25

SRP Library Barcode No.(s): 00030563

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Contact(s): Richard Anduze