Archeological Testing at Fort St. Leon, Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana

Description:

This report describes archaeological testing at a site known as Fort St. Leon in Louisiana. Studies were made of levee building, geomorphology, and comparison of archival maps and aerial photographs, which contribute to the understanding of human activity as well as geological processes at the site.

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States - Louisiana - Plaquemines Parish
Creation Date: May 1983
Partner(s):
UNT Institute of Applied Sciences
Collection(s):
UNT Scholarly Works
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Creator (Author):
Gilmore, Kathleen

University of North Texas

Creator (Author):
Noble, Vergil

University of North Texas

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 1983
Coverage:
Place
United States - Louisiana - Plaquemines Parish
From 1749~ to 1983
Description:

This report describes archaeological testing at a site known as Fort St. Leon in Louisiana. Studies were made of levee building, geomorphology, and comparison of archival maps and aerial photographs, which contribute to the understanding of human activity as well as geological processes at the site.

Note:

"Submitted in fulfillment of the terms of Contract DACW29-81-C-0111 between the New Orleans District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Institute of Applied Sciences, North Texas State University, Denton, Texas."

Physical Description:

x, 331 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): archaeology | archeology | geomorphology | remote sensing | magnetometry | Colonial French history | American military history | War of 1812
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Contributions in Archaeology
Added Title: Contributions in Archaeology, No. 2
Partner:
UNT Institute of Applied Sciences
Collection:
UNT Scholarly Works
Identifier:
  • GRANTNO: DACW29-81-C-0111
  • REP-NO: PD-RC-83-04
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc29477
Resource Type: Report
Format: Text