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Field notes

Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Earl H. Morris personal papers

Identifier: EHM
Scope and Contents The Earl H. Morris personal papers at the University of Colorado Museum of Natural History consist of materials created by Earl Morris and his associates in the course of his work as an archaeologist in the southwestern United States ("southwest" hence) and Mesoamerica. The collection is a record of archaeological field methods in first half of the 20th century as well as the growth of...
Dates: 1897-1984

Field documents, 1954-1991

 Series — Box YJC01
Scope and Contents

Series 01, Field documents, forms the bulk of the Yellow Jacket collection. It contains documents created by members of the excavation field crew and supervisors including field notes, 'field specimen' or item catalogs, excavation profile drawings, drawings and tracings of excavated items, and maps of the sites. Note that the oversized (larger than 8.5" x 11") maps and profile drawings are organized under Series 07. The sites documented by this series include 5MT-1, 5MT-2, and 5MT-3.

Dates: 1954-1991

Yellow Jacket collection

Identifier: YJC
Scope and Contents The Yellow Jacket collection consists of documents and photographs created by faculty, students, and staff in the course of operating an archaeological field school at an area known as the Joe Ben Wheat Complex, or Yellow Jacket, in southwestern Colorado. Yellow Jacket is recognized as one of the most important archaeological remnants of the Mesa Verde branch of Ancestral Puebloan culture. The University of Colorado Museum of Natural History (CUMNH) operated a field school at...
Dates: 1954-2006 (Inclusive); 1954-1991 (Bulk)