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

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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.

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

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Gilmore, Kathleen & Noble, Vergil May 1983.

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  • Main Title: Archeological Testing at Fort St. Leon, Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana
  • Series Title: Contributions in Archaeology
  • Added Title: Contributions in Archaeology, No. 2

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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.

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

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"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."

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  • May 1983

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  • 1749~ - 1983

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  • Dec. 3, 2010, 12:16 a.m.

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Gilmore, Kathleen & Noble, Vergil. Archeological Testing at Fort St. Leon, Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, report, May 1983; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc29477/: accessed April 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Institute of Applied Sciences.