Washoe Canyon Archaeological Investigations

 Collection
Identifier: 2001-06

Scope and Content

Collection of two reports and background research materials. The reports are: 1) On the margins of Washoe Canyon: Archaeological data recovery at four sites in the vicinity of Washoe Canyon, Washoe County, Nevada (1998); and 2) Rails through the canyon: mitigation of the Washoe Canyon segment of the Virginia & Truckee Railroad, Washoe County, Nevada (2000). Authors and/or contributors to both reports include: Peter B. Mires, Robert R. Kautz, Monique E. Kimball, Robert W. McQueen, Dwight D. Simons, James Hutchins. Research materials include a short remembrance of living as a child near the V&T Railroad by Edna Ede.

Both reports: "Prepared for World Properties/St. James's Villages, Inc."

Site number listed in Rails through the canyon is incorrect. Erratum is included with correct site number.

Dates

  • 1998, 2000

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Administrative History

Kautz Environmental Consultants, Inc., is a Reno, Nevada, cultural resources research and management firm organized in 1994 and owned by Robert R. Kautz.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (3 items)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Kautz Environmental Consultants, Inc., is a Reno, Nevada, cultural resources research and management firm organized in 1994 and owned by Robert R. Kautz. Collection of two reports and background research materials. The reports are: 1) On the margins of Washoe Canyon: Archaeological data recovery at four sites in the vicinity of Washoe Canyon, Washoe County, Nevada (1998); and 2) Rails through the canyon: mitigation of the Washoe Canyon segment of the Virginia and Truckee Railroad, Washoe County, Nevada (2000).

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift from Robert R. Kautz, Kautz Environmental Consultants, Inc. in 2001. Reno, NV.
Title
Guide to the Washoe Canyon Archaeological Investigations
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
1664 N. Virginia St.
Reno Nevada 89557-0322 USA
775-682-5665
775-682-5724 (Fax)