Accession Number : ADA956243

Title :   A Cultural Resources Literature Search for the St. Johns Bayou and New Madrid Floodway Project: New Madrid, Scott, and Mississippi Counties, Missouri.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : FISCHER-STEIN ASSOCIATES INC CARBONDALE IL

Personal Author(s) : McNerney, Michael J.

Report Date : MAR 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 43

Abstract : A cultural resource literature search is presented for the 170 mile St. John-Madrid Floodway ditches and a 2500 acre mitigation area in Scott, New Madrid, and Mississippi Counties, Missouri. A sample of 124 recorded archaeological sites is evaluated as a means of making statements about areas within the right-of-way which have a high potential of as yet undiscovered resources

Descriptors :   *ARCHEOLOGY, *HISTORIC SITES, GEOGRAPHY, SOILS, LAND USE, FLOOD PLAINS, DITCHES, MISSOURI.

Subject Categories : Humanities and History

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE