Survey and Inventory

Ohio Archaeology Inventory

Archaeology in Ohio

Archaeology Guidelines is an 89-page publication containing the standards and specifications by which the Ohio Historic Preservation Office reviews, evaluates, and comments on archaeological research conducted under our review authority. Click here to download the Archaeology Guidelines in PDF.

Instruction Manual for Completing the Ohio Archaeological Inventory Form  (2 MB)

This manual provides a detailed understanding of the Ohio Archaeological Inventory, as well as complete instructions for the preparation and submission of site forms to the Ohio Historic Preservation Office. It is an essential guide for the preparation of both electronic I-Form, and paper form submissions.

I-Form: Online Inventory Data Submission App

I-Form is an Internet-based application that allows for electronic completion and submission of Ohio Archaeological Inventory forms. I-Form use is expected by professionals submitting inventory forms for most Section 106 compliance projects and surveys funded with Certified Local Government grants.

To request more information about the Ohio Archaeology Inventory click here or call 614/298-2000.

Ohio Historic Inventory

About the Ohio Historic Inventory: Learn about the purpose and use of the Ohio Historic Inventory Form.

Ohio Historic Inventory Form Instructions: Field by field instructions for completing the paper inventory form.

I-Form: Online Inventory Data Submission App

I-Form is an Internet-based application that allows for electronic completion and submission of Ohio Historic Inventory forms. I-Form use is expected by professionals submitting inventory forms for most Section 106 compliance projects and surveys funded with Certified Local Government grants.

Ohio Modern Initiative

From futuristic coffee shops, drive-ins and shopping centers to soaring glass curtain walled skyscrapers to the homes, schools, and churches of postwar suburbs, examples of mid-20th century architecture convey the hopes, challenges and successes of our recent history. Click here for information on the State Historic Preservation Office Ohio Modern Initiative.  

Ohio Shipwreck Inventory

The Ohio Shipwreck Inventory form records information about shipwrecks in Ohio waters with focus on the details of a ship’s character and the wreck event. Click on the link to access the inventory submission database, view guidance on submitting shipwreck inventory records and for links to related shipwreck and Maritime history resources.

Ohio Historic Landscapes Survey

The Ohio Historic Landscapes Survey is part of a national effort to begin identifying, in a systematic fashion, significant designed landscapes, particularly the works of Frederick Law Olmsted and his successors. The emphasis on recording Olmsted's works was initially spearheaded by the National Association of Olmsted Parks.

 

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