Accession Number : ADA331291
Title : Cultural Resources Survey and Testing of the Mandeville Hurricane Protection Project, Mandeville, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana
Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jan-Sep 96
Corporate Author : GOODWIN (R CHRISTOPHER) AND ASSOCIATES INC NEW ORLEANS LA
Personal Author(s) : Williams, Luis ; Grandine, Katherine ; Hymel, Kevin ; Fenn, Thomas ; Athens, William P.
Report Date : 30 SEP 1996
Pagination or Media Count : 202
Abstract : During January and February 1996, R. Christopher Goodwin & Associates, Inc., completed a Phase I cultural resources survey and inventory of the 200 m (656 ft) wide Mandeville project item in St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana. That project corridor encompassed approximately 311 ac (125.9 ha). The survey was conducted for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District, in response to planned construction activities associated with a hurricane protection project that would enclose Mandeville at Causeway Boulevard, Lake Pontchartrain, and Little Bayou Castine. Archival research was used to obtain information about the distribution of cultural resources in the project area and about the prehistoric and historic cultural development throughout the St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana project area. This information then was used to infer the quantity and quality of cultural resources that might be identified during the archeological and/or architectural surveys of the project item. item.
Descriptors : *ARCHEOLOGY , *EXCAVATION , *ANTHROPOLOGY , GEOLOGICAL SURVEYS , GEOGRAPHY , LOUISIANA , HURRICANES.
Subject Categories : HUMANITIES AND HISTORY
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE