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