Title

Archaeological Investigations of Fort St. Philippe des Miamis (1722) and Fort Wayne (1794), Fort Wayne, Indiana

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2009

Publication Source

Indiana Archaeology

Volume

4

Issue

1

Inclusive pages

108-130

Publisher

Indiana Department of Natural Resources

Abstract

This article details archaeological research conducted by the Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne Archaeological Survey (IPFW-AS) during summer 2007. The investigations were carried out at two locations within the city of Fort Wayne in an effort to identify remains of the first French fort (Fort St. Philippe des Miamis) and the earliest American fort (Fort Wayne) known to have been constructed in the area.

Keywords

Andres, Fort Wayne, Indiana, archaeology

Disciplines

Anthropology | Archaeological Anthropology