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Foote Site

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Summary

The Metawee District lists this site as being owning by Foote, Mitchinson, & Crachi in 1979 when excavations occurred. The Foote site is located close to water, near an oxbow lake, and thus has river characteristics an steep banks due to the oxbow. The SE corner of the site was surveyed in a systematic fashion and the remaining quadrants were sampled with shovel test pits. The site produced 47 cataloged objects and provided evidence that prehistoric woodland groups were utilizing the woodland river flats to the north of the river channel. Additional information about this site can be found under Foot Site Documents, Foote Site Catalog Guide.


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Cite this Record

Foote Site. ( tDAR id: 371784) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8WS8VP7


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Spatial Coverage

min long: -73.397; min lat: 43.522 ; max long: -73.369; max lat: 43.547 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Principal Investigator(s): Dean Snow


Record Identifiers

University at Albany(s): 386

New York State Museum(s): 11715

Resources Inside this Project (Viewing 1-3 of 3)

Documents

  1. Foote Site Documents (1979)

Images

  1. Foote Site Field Map (1979)

Datasets

  1. Foote Site Catalog (1979)
Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America