Masters ThesisUsing Geophysical Methods to Locate Archaeological Features and Artifacts from La Placita de Los Trujillos, Buried by the Santa Ana River during the Great Flood of 1862Sutkowski, ChloeIn the mid-1800s, La Placita de Los Trujillos (La Placita) was situated alongside the Santa Ana River (SAR) in what is now Colton, CA. The settlement had grown to be the largest non-native community between New Mexico and Los Angeles, until the river . . .
AbstractLocating Archaeological Artifacts from San Salvador in Colton, CA, Buried During the Great Flood of 1862, Using Ground Penetrating RadarHernandez, VeronicaSan Salvador was the largest settlement along the Old Spanish Trail between New Mexico and Los Angeles during the early 1840s. In the flood of 1862, the Santa Ana River washed away or buried settlers' adobe homes and belongings. Our goal is to use geo . . .