Archaeological Testing at Fort McIntosh, Laredo Junior College Campus, Laredo, Texas

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Index of Texas Archaeology: Open Access Gray Literature from the Lone Star State, Vol: 1979, Issue: 1

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Fox, Daniel E.
R.W. Steen Library, SFASU
CAR; Fort McIntosh; Laredo; Texas; Archaeology; American Material Culture; Anthropology; Archaeological Anthropology; Cultural Resource Management and Policy Analysis; Geography; Historic Preservation and Conservation; History; History of Art, Architecture, and Archaeology; Human Geography; Other Anthropology; Other Arts and Humanities; Other History of Art, Architecture, and Archaeology; Other Social and Behavioral Sciences; Social and Behavioral Sciences; Technical and Professional Writing
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From July 6 to 31, 1977, archaeologists from the Center for Archaeological Research, The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA), conducted archaeological investigations at Fort McIntosh (41 WB 11), Laredo, Texas. The purpose of this investigation was to make an assessment of areas to be affected by planned tennis courts and parking facilities on the Laredo Junior College campus.The archaeological investigation was done under contract between Laredo Junior College (Dr. Domingo Arechiga, President) and the Center for Archaeological Research, UTSA. The field work was accomplished by Thomas Medlin, crew chief, and Jon McClenny, assistant, with the help of interested college students and amateur archaeologists, under the general supervision of Dr. Thomas R. Hester, Director of the center, and Mr. Jack D. Eaton, Assistant Director.