Accession Number : ADA305633

Title :   An Archaeological Curation-Needs Assessment For The US Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile District.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. no. 3,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT ST LOUIS MO

Personal Author(s) : Bade, Mary J. ; Lueck, Rhonda R.

PDF Url : ADA305633

Report Date : 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 285

Abstract : Between November 1992 and May 1993, the US army Corps of Engineers Technical Center of Expertise in Archaeological Curation and Collections Management conducted a survey of archaeological collections and associated documentation generated from archaeologic investigations performed on US Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile Distr lands. In sum, approximately 7,000 cubic feet of artifacts and approximately 558 linear feet of records from the Mobile District are being curated by 11 facilities in five different states. All collections require at least partial rehabilitation to comply with Federal regulations. (MM)

Descriptors :   *ARCHEOLOGY, *PRESERVATION, *ARTIFACTS, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, DAMAGE ASSESSMENT, BIBLIOGRAPHIES, HISTORY, ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS, STORAGE, CURING, CULTURAL RESOURCES, FIRE SUPPRESSION, COLLECTION, SKELETON.

Subject Categories : Humanities and History

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE