All information contained within the searchable database and in individual synopsis reports is solely
the work of the researchers and authors noted in the corresponding project cover sheets for each site.
The data provided has been culled from the original site reports noted in the "External Reference Codes/Library
ID Number" field available at the end of each report. In most cases these data have been lifted
directly from the original reports with little or no editing. The database and inventory sheets
are meant to serve as a capsule summary of the report findings and a finding aid and are
not intended to replace or republish the research of the original authors. Thus, the synopsis reports
themselves should not be cited, but used to locate the full site reports in the MHT Library or elsewhere.
Limited use of the Archeological Synthesis Database is available to the general
public. Geographic location and site setting information within this version of the
database is intentionally vague to protect site locations. Latitude
and Longitude data is only accurate to within 1 square mile of each site. This option is
suitable unless you are a professional archeologist who is qualified to access detailed
This search includes detailed site location data. Access must be approved by the MHT Archeology Program by
obtaining a valid account in MHT's Medusa Cultural Resource Information System. If you have an account, log
For questions about the Archeological Synthesis Project or to make research inquiries,
please contact Dr. Matt McKnight at (410) 697-9572.
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