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These documents consist of a data recovery plan and report on data recovery from the Black Pond Sites (38SU136, 38SU137, 38SU141, 38SU145, and 38SU133). Correspondence between Shaw Air Force Base and the South Carolina State Historic Preservation Officer and a macrobotanical report from the excavations are also included. The sites are located in the Coastal Plain province near the northwestern edge of Big Bay. one of the largest Carolina bays in South Carolina. Situated 50 km east of the Fall...
Archival Documents relating to Shaw Air Force Base Land Purchase (1935)
Land offers, appraisals, inventories, and ownership information for landowners sold to the United States for the establishment of Shaw Air Force Base, Sumter County, South Carolina
Catawba Repatriation Correspondence (2001)
This document contains correspondence concerning repatriation of human remains recovered from two sites on the Poinsett Electronic Combat Range in Sumter County, South Carolina. The letters are between the cultural resources manager at Shaw Air Force Base and the executive director of the Tribal Historic Preservation Office. Also included is the notice to the public of intent to repatriate human remains signed by a notary public.
Cultural Resource Management Plan for Shaw Air Force Base and Poinsett Range: Final Report (1983)
The purpose of this progress report is to comply with the requirements set forth in the Scope of Work. An extensive literature search and knowledgeable informant search was completed as specified in the Scope of Work. A research design following the Scope of Work specifications and the contract proposal prepared by CHRS has been developed. The research design has incorporated the information acquired by the literature and informant research. A predictive model for both the prehistoric and...
Executive Summary for Investigations of 4 Sites, Poinsett Electronic Combat Range, Sumter County, South Carolina (2001)
This Executive Summary provides a brief description of New South Associates archaeological investigations of four sites located at Shaw Air Force Base's Poinsett Electronic Combat Range, Sumter County, South Carolina. These sites were initially identified in several surveys and/ or studies. The sites investigated included two prehistoric occupation sites, 38SU18 and 38SU243 and two historic sites dating from the late 19th and early twentieth century, 38SU150 and 38SU196.
Geophysical Investigations at Archaeological Sites 38SU45, 38SU147, 38SU215, AND 38SU232, Poinsett Electronic Combat Range, Sumter County, South Carolina (1997)
A series of large area high data sample density geophysical surveys have been performed to discover and map historic and prehistoric archaeological components at the Poinsett Electronic Combat Range. Three prehistoric sites and one historic site totaling 14,000 square meters were surveyed. Resistivity, magnetic field gradient and ground penetrating radar surveys were performed. More than ten data samples per square meter were collected, processed and mapped. A number of historic and prehistoric...
Investigation of Four Sites at Poinsett Weapons Range, Sumter County, South Carolina
Phase II Testing of four archaeological sites located within the Poinsett Electronic Combat Range (PECR), South Carolina, was conducted by New South Associates for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Savannah District, and the U. S. Air Force, Shaw Air Force Base (AFB) . Most of PECR is located in Sumter County's Manchester Township, with the southern end extending into Fulton, and the eastern edge crossing over into Privateer. The four sites under examination are, from north to south, 38SU18,...
Landscapes of Reform: The Material Culture of the New Deal in Manchester, South Carolina, 1934-45 (1996)
This is a class paper on the history of land reform during the New Deal. The author explores the effect of the creation of state and national parks, new farming communities, and forestry demonstration projects. The rural landscape was altered by these reforms and the paper explores the impact of the land reform on rural South Carolina.
Map of Affected Cultural Resources and Heritage Management Sites by 1998 Proposed Burn, Poinsett Electronic Combat Range, South Carolina (1997)
Maps of archaeological and heritage resources sites affected by the 1998 proposed burn on the Poinsett Electronic Combat Range, South Carolina.
Original Site Field Maps 38SU58, 38SU191, 38SU222 (2003)
These are the maps associated with sites 38SU58, 38SU191, 38SU222
Phase I and II Investigations at Shaw Air Force Base and Poinsett Range
These documents represent the results of Phase II archaeological testing of three sites: 38SU58, 38SU191 and 38SU222 as well as the results of a Phase I survey of three tracts. The tested sites all contained prehistoric cultural materials date to the Archaic, Woodland and Mississippian periods. Site 38SU58 was determined to be not eligible for nomination to the National Register of Historic Places, while sites 38SU191 and 38SU222 were determined to be eligible. The Phase I survey revisited one...
Phase II Archaeological Testing of Eight Sites at the Poinsett Electronic Combat Range, Shaw Air Force Base, Sumter County South Carolina (2005)
This Phase II archaeological study dealt with eight sites (38SU155, 38SU192, 38SU199, 38SU233, 38SU290, 38SU292, 38SU293, and 38SU294) at the Poinsett Electronic Combat Range (PECR) of Shaw Air Force Base in Sumter County, South Carolina. The sites include one historic dwelling (38SU155) and seven prehistoric camps located in the vicinity of Big Bay. Phase II investigations at each site included systematic shovel testing followed by test unit excavations to delineate site dimensions and artifact...
Prehistoric Occupations Near Carolina Bays Management Summary
This Management Summary describes preliminary results of archeaological data recovery at sites 38SU136/137 and 38SU141 undertaken by New South Associates, Inc., between April 26, 1999, and August 13, 1999 on the Poinsett Electronic Combat Range (PECR), Shaw Air Force Base, Sumter County, South Carolina. The two sites contain evidence of human occupation beginning as early as 9,500 years ago. With few exceptions, most recognized archaeological/temporal periods for the interior coastal plain are...
A Reconnaisance Inventory of Air Combat Command Cold War Material Culture (1995)
Mariah Associates, Inc. (Mariah), under contract with the United States Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District, is conducting a reconnaissance inventory of Cold War material culture on selected Air Force bases throughout the continental United States and in Panama for the Air Combat Command (ACC (Figure 1.1). As each base is inventoried, a report is completed. Once all 27 bases in the study have been inventoried, a final report will be compiled integrating all evaluated resources and...
Research Design for Investigations of 4 Sites, Poinsett Weapons Range, Sumter County, South Carolina (2001)
This research design describes New South's approach to archaeological investigations of four sites located at the Poinsett Electronic Combat Range, Sumter County, South Carolina. Sites 38SU18 and 38SU243 represent prehistoric occupations and Sites 38SU150 and 38U196 date to the nineteenth through twentieth centuries. The objective of the proposed archaeological investigations is to evaluate the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) eligibility of these four sites.
Shaw Air Force Base Aerial Photographs (1996)
Series of aerial photographs of Shaw Air Force Base from 1954, 1980, 1993, and 1996.
Shaw Air Force Base Archaeological Resources and Historical Properties Lists (2003)
This document contains lists of archaeological sites and a summary pertinent information for all the archaeological reports located at Shaw AFB for PECR and the base. This information is for reference only to help evaluate what is needed for curation of the collections from these surveys, excavations and recovery efforts.
Shaw Air Force Base Cultural and Heritage Resource Site Eligibility Maps and Inventory (2005)
Cultural and heritage resource site eligibility maps and site inventories as of 2005 for the lands managed by Natural & Cultural Resources, Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina.
Shaw Air Force Base Cultural Resource and Heritage site maps
The documents included in this project consist of maps related to cultural resource and heritage management plans on the Shaw Air Force Base. These documents include management maps and aerial photographs related archaeological surveys and prescribed burns.
Site Visit and Assessment of Cultural Resource Sensitivity Areas, Poinsett Range, Sumter County, South Carolina (1992)
This report will discuss the results of a cultural resources visit and assessment conducted on the Poinsett Weapons Range, North Carolina. Poinsett Range is a contractor managed support facility for Shaw Air Force Base and encompasses an area of approximately 8358 acres. It is contained within the boundaries of Manchester State Park just south of the town of Wedgefield, South Carolina in Sumter County and is currently leased from the State by the federal government. The site visit was conducted...
A Systematic Study of Air Combat Command Cold War Material Culture. Volume III: Summary Report and Final Programmatic Recommendations (Draft 1) (1995)
Air Combat Command (ACC) contracted Mariah Associates, Inc. (Mariah) through the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District (ACE, FW) to locate, evaluate, interpret, and prioritize important Cold War material culture at 27 selected ACC bases within the United States and Panama (Figure 1.1). The project was primarily funded by the Department of Defense (DoD), with some additional funding from the Legacy Program. The contract was managed by the ACE, FW. As a basis for the project, Mariah...
Test Excavations at Four Sites on the Poinsett Electronic Combat Range, Shaw AFB, Sumter County, South Carolina (2002)
Phase II Testing of four archaeological sites located within the Poinsett Electronic Combat Range (PECR), South Carolina, was conducted by New South Associates for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Savannah District, and the U. S. Air Force, Shaw Air Force Base (AFB). Most of PECR is located in Sumter County's Manchester Township, with the southern end extending into Fulton, and the eastern edge crossing over into Privateer. The four sites under examination are, from north to south, 38SU18,...