Accession Number:

ADA327533

Title:

An Archaeological Curation-Needs Assessment for Headquarters Air Combat Command, Volume 1.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT ST LOUIS MO

Report Date:

1996-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

264.0

Abstract:

Between September 1993 and May 1995, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis Districts Mandatory Center of Expertise for the Curation and Management of Archaeological Collections MCX conducted a survey of archaeological collections and associated documentation generated from archaeological investigations conducted on 42 U.S. Air Force, Air Combat Command ACC installations. This initial volume addressed collections from the following installations Avon Park Air Force Range, Florida Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana Beale Air Force Base, California Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico Langley Air Force Base, Virginia MacDill Air Force Base, Florida Melrose Air Force flange, New Mexico and Poinsett Air Force flange and Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina. In sum, approximately 101 ft3 of artifacts in 34 distinct collections and approximately 13 linear feet of records and 125 reports from ACC installations are being curated by 19 repositories in eight different states. All collections require at least partial rehabilitation to comply with Federal regulations, and 50 of the collections require complete rehabilitation.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE