Cultural Resources Reports

 Collection
Identifier: NC1259

Scope and Contents

Cultural resources reports for individual Nevada historic and prehistoric sites include map(s) of site, description of environmental setting, floral and faunal analysis, summary of previous site investigations, discussion of site, report of artifacts discovered, and photocopies of photographic plates of artifacts.

Dates

  • 1981-1995

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

The Cultural Resources Section of the Nevada Department of Transportation investigates historic and prehistoric cultural sites endangered by road construction.

Extent

9 Cubic Feet (9 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Cultural Resources Section of the Nevada Department of Transportation investigates historic and prehistoric cultural sites endangered by road construction. Contains cultural resources reports for individual Nevada historic and prehistoric sites include map(s) of site, description of environmental setting, floral and faunal analysis, summary of previous site investigations, discussion of site, report of artifacts discovered, and photocopies of photographic plates of artifacts. Dates range from 1981-1995.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically by issue date.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Don Fowler circa 1980.
Title
A Guide to the Cultural Resources Reports
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)