Archaeology Notes

Horseshoes and Potsherds: The 2012 Archaeological Investigation at Fort Sumner, Bosque Redondo State Monument, De Baca County, New Mexico

Note number: 452
Author: Barbour, Matthew J., and Tatum, Donald E.
Title: Horseshoes and Potsherds: The 2012 Archaeological Investigation at Fort Sumner, Bosque Redondo State Monument, De Baca County, New Mexico
County: De Baca
Date of report: 2015
Date of project: 2012
Type of project: SURVEY [?/RESTRICTED], Testing
County: De Baca
LA number(s): 8777
Project number: 41.945
Project name: Bosque Redondo
Subject: SURVEY [?/RESTRICTED]. OAS conducted an archaeological survey and testing in preparation for a ground disturbance project at Fort Sumner/Bosque Redondo State Monument. The area of land considered for the project was known to have housed three structures associated with the Fort Sumner military installation. To ascertain whether any cultural deposits or features were present, OAS conducted a pedestrian survey of the project area and excavated four test trenches.
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