Site Reports & Databases The Shields Pueblo Database Database Contents
The Shields Pueblo Database includes a wide variety of field and laboratory data generated as a result of Crow Canyon's research (for a detailed explanation of the contents and underlying organization of the database, click on "Database Contents," upper right button). This database is intended to be used in conjunction with the interpretive site report. For all artifact pages, buttons with the "Null" sign indicate no data are available either because no artifacts were collected or artifacts that were collected were not analyzed. To begin searching the Shields Pueblo database, click on the site map or any of the links below.

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Kivas - Information on 31 kivas.

Pit Structures - Information on 12 pit structures.

Rooms - Information on 16 rooms.

Other structures - Information on 8 other structures.

Middens - Information on 25 refuse deposits.

Extramural Surfaces - Information on 36 outdoor surfaces.

Cultural Deposits - Information on 6 other cultural deposits.

Noncultural Deposits - Information on 76 noncultural deposits.


Site Overview - Site size, location, composition, layout, and dates of occupation; site ownership and permit information

History of Investigations - A brief history of research at the site

Physiography - Elevation, topography, and water sources

Field Methods - Grid orientation, mapping techniques, surface indications, disturbed areas, the collection of dating and ecofact samples, and more


Maps - All maps, by map type

Photos - All photographs for this site are available in the multisite research database accessed by this link.

Tree-Ring Dating Results - Dating results

Dating - Site-wide dating information

All Excavation Units - Information on 676 excavation units.

How to Cite the Shields Pueblo Database | Contact Database Manager

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