Center for Archaeological Research
During the latter part of 1986, the Center for Archaeological Research, The University of Texas at San Antonio, monitored the construction of a set of Riverwalk stalls constructed in a section of the Riverwalk north of Commerce Street between st. Mary's and Navarro Streets. Excavation was mostly in river bank fill deposited during the construction of the Riverwalk under the Works Project Administration. During excavations, a well was encountered and a part of it was disturbed. A sample of artifacts from the well fill indicated that it was associated with the Nette Drug Store and dated between ca. 1870 to 1900. In order to preserve the contents, the well was covered and protected.
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Cox, I. Waynne
"Background Research and Field Monitoring of Riverwalk Stalls, Downtown San Antonio, Texas,"
Index of Texas Archaeology: Open Access Gray Literature from the Lone Star State: Vol. 1990,
Article 9. https://doi.org/10.21112/ita.1990.1.9
Available at: https://scholarworks.sfasu.edu/ita/vol1990/iss1/9
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