History of the Site Name
Little Mueller House was named after the current land owners, Jerry & Lisa Mueller.
|ICR-057||Indian Camp Ranch Survey temporary site number|
Basketmaker III habitation.
Site Boundary Description
The boundaries of the site follow the extent of artifacts and construction evidence across and down the east and west sides of a north-south trending ridge.
Site Composition and Layout
The site comprises a late-Basketmaker III tripple-chambered pithouse with a linear slab-lined roomblock. A dispersed midden is to the south of the structures.
Cultural Affiliation and Date Range of Occupation
Approximately 5.6 miles west of Cortez, Colorado, south of County Road K.
Private Property, Indian Camp Ranch Lot 20: Muellers}
Years of Crow Canyon Excavation
Percent Excavated by Crow Canyon
State of Colorado Archaeological Permits were obtained for each field season (2013 and 2016) to conduct archaeological research.
|2013-48||State of Colorado Survey Permit|
|2016-3||State of Colorado Excavation Permit|
|2016-4||State of Colorado Survey Permit|