Creating the Joint Base San Antonio Archaeology and Cultural Heritage Archive Final Report (2015 – 2018)Jodi Reeves Eyre & Chelsea Walter
The Joint Base San Antonio (JBSA) Archaeology and Cultural Heritage Resources Archive is a digital archive created by the Center for Digital Antiquity (Digital Antiquity) in tDAR (the Digital Archaeological Record). Funding for the project was provided by United States Air Force (USAF) Cultural Resource Management Program of the US Air Force Civil Engineer Center (USAF-CEC) and administered through contract between Baer Engineering of Austin, Texas and Digital Antiquity at Arizona State University. In creating...
Pamphlet discussing a brief history of the Fourth Cliff Recreation Area including its popularity as a vacation spot in the 1800's to its conversion to an Air Force Field Station in 1948.
Archaeological Excavations for the Jenkins House Site (46CB41) 2002-2003, Archival Photograph, 2065-0273Veterans Curation Program
Color slide, view of Roll 1 Slide Log. Taken July 2002 during the Archaeological Excavations for the Jenkins House Site (46CB41) 2002-2003 Investigation in the Robert C. Byrd Locks and Dam area, in Cabell County, West Virginia.
A preliminary archaeological survey has been completed as part of the overall assessment of the environmental impact of the proposed northern Burlington County regional sewerage system. As a result of this survey a number of cultural resources, including both historic and prehistoric properties, have been identified in or near the project area. Most of the sites recognized by this research will be unaffected by the proposed undertaking, however, five prehistoric sites are likely to be...
X-ray fluorescence (XRF) analysis of several locations on a shirt in the Buffalo Bill Museum collection identified pigments present in the pigment used on the shirt and/or to cure the hide.
Photographs of metal artifacts collected during the Stonewall Jackson Reservoir Archaeological Investigation 1974 in the area in Stonewall Jackson Dam area, in Lewis County, West Virginia.
Site Form, Site 28OC152, for Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst.
BULK SEDIMENT ANALYSIS AND AMS RADIOCARBON AGE DETERMINATION OF SAMPLES FROM SITE 18JRSSH024, SHISHALDIN VOLCANO AND SITE 18MKJRS001, MAKUSHIN VOLCANO, ALASKALinda Scott Cummings
One sediment sample from the Shishaldin volcano on the Aleutian Islands (Site 18jrssh024) and four sediment samples from the Makushin volcano on the Eastern Unalaska Island (Site 18mkjrs001), Alaska were submitted for recovery of datable particulate organics and AMS radiocarbon age determination.
Stage 1B Cultural Resource Investigations for the Verona Research Facility, Town of Verona, Oneida County, New YorkCarolyn A. Pierce
Stage 1A cultural resource investigations were conducted in 1997 for the Verona Research Facility located in the Town of Verona, Oneida County. The Facility was investigated in conjunction with the potential excessing of properties associated with Air Force Research Laboratory/Rome Research Site in Rome, New York. The Facility was stratified in terms of archaeological sensitivity. While most of the Facility acreage consisted of designated wetlands, several locations had potentially well-drained soil qualities and topographic settings...
Archaeological Excavations for the Jenkins House Site (46CB41) 2002-2003, Archival Photograph, 2065-0287Veterans Curation Program
Color slide, Unit 25, Level 1, N1013 E1015, 20cm below ground surface. Taken July 2002 during the Archaeological Excavations for the Jenkins House Site (46CB41) 2002-2003 Investigation in the Robert C. Byrd Locks and Dam area, in Cabell County, West Virginia
Documentary evidence from the southwestern region of North America indicates that Spanish missionaries attempted to alter the daily lives of native peoples through the introduction of Eurasian domesticated animals and animal husbandry practices. However, our understanding of the degree to which these efforts were successful is hindered by a dearth of zooarchaeological evidence. Excavations at 18th-century missions in present-day northern Sonora and southern Arizona provide an opportunity to examine the practice of animal husbandry at...
A survey of areas, which will be directly or indirectly affected by construction of a U. S. Army Corps of Engineers dam on the Pecos River in Guadalupe County, New Mexico, recorded 246 archaeological sites. In this sample 133 prehistoric, 69 historic, and 44 multiple component sites were recorded. Eleven site categories were defined on the basis of surface remains. These categories included: two differently constructed types of multistructured historic sites; low-walled sandstone enclosures; miscellaneous...
Report of Archaeological Curation Services and Finding Aid for Archaeological Collections Joint Base-McGuire Dix Lakehurst Environmental Division-Historic Preservation OfficeRobyn Watkins Morris
The inventorying and accession cataloging of the artifact collection were conducted at the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst (JB MDL) Environmental Division Historic Preservation Office from December 5th-17th 2015 by TEAMS Enterprise, USDA Forest Service employees. Services began prior to initial inspection of artifact collections and cultural resource documents housed at the JB MDL Environmental Division Historic Preservation Office in Fort Dix, New Jersey. The agreed upon scope of work was to update the contents of the...
On the wintery morning of 5 January 2018, the panelists in the scheduled session, “Probing, Publishing, and Promoting the Use of Digital Archaeological Data,” at the 119th Annual Meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America and a small, but engaged audience participated in the session. Unfortunately, the blizzard conditions of the day, and “severe winter weather” warnings of the previous day prevented more of the panelists and potential audience members from attending. In Boston, the...
Mariah Associates, Inc. of Albuquerque, New Mexico and Lyndhurst, New Jersey performed Phase II site testing at four historic sites at McGuire Air Force Base in Burlington County, New Jersey. Research was undertaken as part of the cultural resource management responsibilities of the Air Mobility Command, not in anticipation of a specific project. Site testing followed an archaeological site locational survey (Headquarters Air Mobility Command 1995). The sites date from at least the 1840s to...
CHARCOAL IDENTIFICATION AND AMS RADIOCARBON AGE DETERMINATION OF A SAMPLE FROM FORT LIGONIER, 36WM71, WESTMORELAND COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIALinda Scott Cummings
Fort Ligonier (36WM71), an 18th Century fortified supply outpost, is tied to the British military’s Forbes Expedition. The fort is located in the Laurel Highlands section of the Allegheny Plateau on a hilltop in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. A wood sample suspected to be from part of the main gate’s artillery battery defense was submitted for identification and AMS radiocarbon dating.