Accession Number : ADA636975


Title :   Sun, Sand and Water: A History of the Jacksonville District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 1821-1975


Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT JACKSONVILLE FL


Personal Author(s) : Buker, George E


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a636975.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1981


Pagination or Media Count : 309


Abstract : This is your opportunity to discover how the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District, came to be. These pages detail the fascinating history of the Corps of Engineers in Florida and Puerto Rico tracing significant contributions to the growth of each. More importantly it lets you capture the spirit of the men and women of the Corps who built this district and established the high standards for professional competence, personal service and human warmth which we sustain today.


Descriptors :   *ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS , *FLORIDA , *MILITARY ENGINEERING , *MILITARY HISTORY , ARMY , CANALS , COASTAL REGIONS , HARBORS , HYDROLOGY , MILITARY ENGINEERS , SHIPS , WATER , WATER RESOURCES , WATERWAYS


Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
      Civil Engineering
      Military Forces and Organizations


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE