Historic Archaeology of the Johnson and Jones Farmsteads in the Ray Roberts Lake Area: 1850-1950

Description:

This study represents the findings of research done on the Jones and Johnson farms, "situated in Johnson Branch Park in the north-central portion of the Ray Roberts Lake area." The purpose of the study was to offset future disturbances and damages to these farmsteads, and it includes "archival investigations, architectural documentation, oral-history interviews of long-time area residents and family members, farm equipment and artifact analyses, archaeological excavations, stabilization measures, and the development of interpretative exhibits for area schools, museums, and the general public" (p. i).

Creator(s): University of North Texas. Institute of Applied Sciences.
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1996  
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UNT College of Arts and Sciences
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UNT Scholarly Works
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1996
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
Place
United States - Texas - Denton County
Place
United States - Texas - Cooke County
From 1850 to 1950
Description:

This study represents the findings of research done on the Jones and Johnson farms, "situated in Johnson Branch Park in the north-central portion of the Ray Roberts Lake area." The purpose of the study was to offset future disturbances and damages to these farmsteads, and it includes "archival investigations, architectural documentation, oral-history interviews of long-time area residents and family members, farm equipment and artifact analyses, archaeological excavations, stabilization measures, and the development of interpretative exhibits for area schools, museums, and the general public" (p. i).

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"Prepared for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District."

Physical Description:

viii, 233 p. : ill., ports. ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): archaeological excavations | farming | farmsteads | lakes | Lake Ray Roberts | construction | recreational parks | architecture | genealogical data | tax rolls | population census | Jones Farm | Johnson Farm | farm equipment
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Partner:
UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Collection:
UNT Scholarly Works
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 37216539 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc29393
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text