Accession Number : ADA305803
Title : Archaeological Curation-Needs Assessments for Fort Sill, Oklahoma, Fort Gordon, Georgia, Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base, California and Naval Air Weapons Station, China Lake, California.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS KANSAS CITY MO KANSAS CITY DISTRICT
Personal Author(s) : Meyers, Thomas B. ; Trimble, Michael K.
PDF Url : ADA305803
Report Date : 1993
Pagination or Media Count : 185
Abstract : Between October 1991 and February 1992, the US Army Corps of Engineers , Technical Center of Expertise in Archaeological Curation and Collection, Management conducted a survey of archaeological collections and associated documentation generated from archaeological investigations conducted on five military installations. The five installations were chosen as representative for DoD installations--Ft. Sill, OK; Ft. Gordon, GA; Vandenberg Air Force Base, CA; Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base, CA; an Naval Air Weapons Station, China Lake, CA. Overall results of this survey were that collections are deteriorating, and collections centers have not and do not receive the financial support necessary for adequate preservation of archaeological collections. (AN)
Descriptors : *ARCHEOLOGY, FILES(RECORDS), DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, POLICIES, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, COST ANALYSIS, ARMY FACILITIES, SURVEYS, ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS, RECORDS MANAGEMENT, CALIFORNIA, AIR FORCE FACILITIES, INVENTORY CONTROL, STORAGE, HISTORIC SITES, CULTURAL RESOURCES, PRESERVATION, ARTIFACTS, SITE INVESTIGATIONS, COLLECTION, LOGISTICS PLANNING, BASE CLOSURES, GEORGIA, NAVAL AIR STATIONS, OKLAHOMA, MARINE CORPS FACILITIES.
Subject Categories : Humanities and History
Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE