Archaeological Inventory of 1,927 Acres Atop and Adjacent to Mormon Mesa, Clark County, Nevada

Summary

This report presents the results of Class III archaeological inventory of 1,927 acres on Mormon Mesa in Clark County, Nevada. The work was initiated by the Bureau of Reclamation, Lower Colorado Region, as part of compliance with Section 110 of the National Historic Preservation Act. Far Western Anthropological Research Group, Inc., found 16 new prehistoric sites—26CK10490–10505; and updated the historic Mormon Wagon Road/Old Spanish Trail (26CK3536) and Mormon Mesa Top site (26CK9933). Fifteen of the newly recorded resources are not eligible for nomination to the National Register of Historic Places (National Register), one rockshelter (26CK10503) is eligible and the two updates remain, as previously evaluated, eligible for nomination to the National Register.

Cite this Record

Archaeological Inventory of 1,927 Acres Atop and Adjacent to Mormon Mesa, Clark County, Nevada. Far Western Anthropological Research Group, Inc., Sarah K. Rice, Daron Duke. 2018 ( tDAR id: 446645) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8GQ71PT

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Spatial Coverage

min long: -114.368; min lat: 36.569 ; max long: -114.322; max lat: 36.674 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): Mark Slaughter

Prepared By(s): Far Western Anthropological Research Group, Inc.

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FINAL-Formatted-BOR-Mormon-Mesa-2018-Inventory-Report.pdf 20.50mb Jul 9, 2018 Jul 20, 2018 9:42:31 AM Confidential
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BOR-Mormon-Mesa-2018-Inventory-Report---IMACS-Site-Records.pdf 35.11mb Jul 9, 2018 Jul 27, 2018 10:23:42 AM Confidential
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Photo Logs –Archaeological Inventory of 1,927 Acres Atop and Adjacent to Mormon Mesa, Clark County, Nevada