In October 1977, the Commissioners Court of Webb County and the Center for Archaeological Research, The University of Texas at San Antonio, entered into a contract for an archaeological assessment of the McPherson Road Extension Project, Laredo, Texas. The object of this survey was to locate, record and evaluate archaeological or historical resources that might be present within the proposed right-of-way.
As a result of the survey, three archaeological sites (41 WB 64, 41 WB 65 and 41 WB 66) were located within the right-of-way, and it was determined that these sites would be affected by road construction. Sites 41 WB 64 and 41 WB 65 were recommended for limited testing to evaluate their potential. Site 41 WB 66 was considered to be of little archaeological significance.
Fox, Daniel E. and Uecker, H. G.
"An Archaeological Study of the McPherson Road Extension Project Laredo, Texas,"
Index of Texas Archaeology: Open Access Gray Literature from the Lone Star State: Vol. 1977
, Article 5. https://doi.org/10.21112/ita.1977.1.5
Available at: http://scholarworks.sfasu.edu/ita/vol1977/iss1/5
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