Accession Number : ADA101621


Title :   A Cultural Resources Reconnaissance of Five Projects in Puerto Rico.


Descriptive Note : Final rept. Dec 79-Dec 80,


Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS MOBILE ALA MOBILE DISTRICT


Personal Author(s) : Seckinger,Ernest W , Jr ; Carbone,Victor A ; Cordova,Karen Anderson ; Moorehead,Charles W ; Gibbens,Dorothy H


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a101621.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1980


Pagination or Media Count : 335


Abstract : This report presents results of a 2 week cultural resources reconnaissance of Corps of Engineers projects in Puerto Rico--Rio Puerto Nuevo, Rio Grande de Loiza, Rio Tallaboa, Rio Guanajibo and Rio Fajardo. Aspects considered are Environment, Prehistoric Background, Fieldwork and Results, and Recommendations. Appendices cover Puerto Rican prehistory, ethnohistory and history of Puerto Rico; A Standing Structures Reconnaissance; Cultural Resources Background, A history of Caparra; A title search of one of the Rio Puerto Nuevo projects, and Information and maps on the projects available in the US Army Corps of Engineers San Juan Office. (Author)


Descriptors :   *CULTURE , SITES , BUILDINGS , SURVEYS , HISTORY , RESOURCES , RIVERS , ARCHEOLOGY , VALLEYS , PUERTO RICO


Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Civil Engineering


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE