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Archaeological Investigation of a PB2Y-5R Coronado in Kwajalein Lagoon (2020)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Jason, T. Raupp. Mark Keusenkothen.

This is an abstract from the session entitled "East Carolina University Partnerships and Innovation with Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency" , at the 2020 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. In February 1945 a Consolidated PB2Y-5R Coronado crashed into Kwajalein Lagoon while attempting to land after a regularly scheduled flight from Honolulu. The conditions of the wrecking event resulted in the forward portion of the aircraft being torn off and sinking in the seadrome...


Building S-129, National Register Eligibility and Appropriate Forms of Treatment, Cannon Air Force Base, National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA), Section 106 Compliance Review (2000)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Elmo Baca.

Letter from the NM HPD requesting Cannon AFB consider new uses for Building S-129, as the installation is rapidly using its World War II and Cold War era cultural resources.


Cannon Air Force Base Cultural Resources
PROJECT Uploaded by: Rachel Fernandez

Project metadata for resources within the Cannon Air Force Base cultural heritage resources collection.


Carpeted with Ammunition: Investigations of the Florence D shipwreck site, Northern Territory, Australia (2017)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Jason, T. Raupp. David Steinberg.

The American transport ship Florence D disappeared in the murky waters off of the Tiwi Islands after being bombed by Japanese fighter planes on their return from the first air attack on Darwin Harbour on 19 February 1942. Considered one Australia’s great wartime mysteries, the location of the site was unknown until discovered by a local fisherman in 2006. Archaeological investigations of the wreck later conducted by teams from the Northern Territory’s Heritage Branch verified the identity of the...


A Case Study in Collaborative Research: ECU’s 2019 Marshall Islands Field School (2020)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Jeremy Borrelli. Nathan Richards. Jason, T. Raupp.

This is an abstract from the session entitled "East Carolina University Partnerships and Innovation with Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency" , at the 2020 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. The 2019 ECU Program in Maritime Studies Fall Field School was a collaborative research project with the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) on sites located at Kwajalein Atoll. The primary focus of the project was the investigation of an archaeological site of interest to DPAA,...


Cultural Resource Survey and NRHP Eligibility Assessment of 100 Acres on Cannon Air Force Base in Curry County, New Mexico (2015)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Timothy B. Graves. Jeremy Loven. Peter C. Condon.

Between May 18 and May 19 of 2015, Baer/Versar Inc. Joint Venture performed a linear pedestrian survey that followed the standards outlined under NMAC 4.10.15.10 (August 15, 2005) on 100 acres within the boundaries of Cannon Air Force Base (CAFB) in Curry County, New Mexico. The project goal was to identify all prehistoric and historic archaeological sites within three noncontiguous survey parcels (i.e., 5 acres, 25 acres, and 70 acres,) and develop NRHP eligibility recommendations for any...


The Deep-water Ecology of the HMS Olympus: an Analysis of the Archaeological Impact of Marine Growth on Submerged Material Culture Beneath the Photic Zone. (2020)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Chanelle Zaphiropoulos. Timmy Gambin.

This is a paper/report submission presented at the 2020 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. Since 1942, the HMS Olympus has rested at approximately 130 meters beneath the surface and has become a thriving deep water reef environment. Since the submarine's rediscovery, it has been visited by teams of technical divers lead by Professor Timmy Gambin. Given its depth, researchers have only a short period of bottom time during which they may examine the wreck's condition. On...


Documentation of Building S-111 Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico (1998)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Victor Gibbs.

The documentation of Building S-111, located on Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico, was conducted to determine the nature and extent of significance of the structure. Building S-111 derives its significance from its use as a low pressure chamber used to train combat pilots during the World War II and the Cold War. Level II documentation was conducted prior to the demolition of the building. Geo-Marine, Inc., conducted this work under Contract No. DACA63-97-P-1200 between September 1997 and...


Documentation of Building S-129 Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico (2000)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Brian Knight. Joe Freeman. Victor Gibbs. GeoMarine Inc..

The documentation of Building S-129, located on Cannon Air force Base, New Mexico, was conducted to determine the nature and extent of significance of the structure, Building S-129, a standard World War II aircraft hangar derives its significance from the long-span vaulted wooden trusses used in its construction. Geo-Marine, Inc., conducted this work under Contract No. DACA63-99-D-OOIO with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District, between March 2000 and July 2000. The architectural...


East Carolina University and Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency Partnership Projects in Saipan, CNMI (2020)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Jennifer F McKinnon.

This is an abstract from the session entitled "East Carolina University Partnerships and Innovation with Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency" , at the 2020 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. ECU’s Program in Maritime Studies recently engaged in a partnership with the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency and their mission to recover lost service members from past wars. As part of that relationship, ECU hosted a two-year fellow, and took on several missions in both Europe and...


The Evaluation of Building 258 (Amtb Battery Fetterman) at the Naval Subma-Rine Base, San Diego for Eligibility for Nominatiokn to the National Register of Historic Places. (1986)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Brian F. Smith. Martinez-Wong Associates, Inc..

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


Evolving Partnerships for Underwater Aircraft Research and Survey (2020)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Megan Lickliter-Mundon. Pat Scannon. Mark Moline. Anthony Burgess.

This is an abstract from the session entitled "Strides Towards Standard Methodologies in Aeronautical Archaeology" , at the 2020 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. Project Recover (PR) is a private non-profit dedicated to helping the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) in their mission to locate, document, identify, and repatriate missing US servicemen remains from overseas. A PR team, under contract with DPAA, conducted dive and remote sensing surveys to locate...


Going Full Circle: ECU’s 2018 Archaeological Investigations into the Battle of Saipan (2020)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Aleck Tan.

This is an abstract from the session entitled "East Carolina University Partnerships and Innovation with Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency" , at the 2020 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. The 1944 Battle of Saipan resulted in many U.S. losses, including Douglass SBD Dauntless, F6F Hellcat, and TBF/M Avenger aircraft. In 2018, East Carolina University’s (ECU) Program in Maritime Studies held their summer field school as a DPAA-oriented mission to examine an...


Hygiene, Masculinity, and Imprisonment: The Archaeology of Japanese Internees at Idaho's Kooskia Internment Camp (2015)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Kyla E Fitz-Gerald.

Historical archaeology provides many insights about unexpected aspects of daily life. One example is the hygiene and beauty practices of the men at World War II Kooskia Internment camp located near Kooskia, Idaho. Excavations in 2010 and 2013 resulted in the recovery of a variety of objects documenting men’s grooming in the camp, including items such as cold cream jars, a cologne bottle, and shampoo bottles. This work explores how these everyday objects provide new insight into the hygiene...


Identification of Historic Properties And Assessment of Effects, Outdoor Recreation Cabins Project, Vandenberg Air Force Base, Santa Barbara County, California (2017)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Josh Smallwood. Christopher Ryan.

This government generated Section 106 report is a historic property inventory and an assessment of adverse effects associated with the Outdoor Recreation Cabins Project. The purpose of the document is to compile any prior or current studies performed in support of the Outdoor Recreation Cabins project as a single Section 106 report. This report provides the information needed by the California State Historic Preservation Officer to concur on the project findings and determinations for...


Individual and Collective Memory of WWII in the Pacific: How Can Archaeology Contribute? (2020)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Toni Carrell. Jennifer F McKinnon.

This is an abstract from the session entitled "Historical Memory, Archaeology, And The Social Experience Of Conflict and Battlefields" , at the 2020 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. In June and July of 1944, the US and Japan waged war on the island of Saipan. This battle not only included those combatants, but also the largest civilian population yet encountered. Most historical accounts are written from the perspective of the US or Japanese and largely ignore those...


Innovations in Geophysical Survey of a WWII B-24H in a duck pond in Morgo, Italy (2020)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Ian Moffat. Jennifer F McKinnon. Alberto Lezziero. Massimiliano Secci. Nathan Richards. Sara Mackenzie Parkin.

This is an abstract from the session entitled "East Carolina University Partnerships and Innovation with Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency" , at the 2020 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. On January 30, 1944 a B-24H was struck by anti-aircraft during an attack on Udine, Italy, lost altitude, and crashed on the Morgo Island. One member of the ten-man crew survived and two bodies were recovered; seven crew members remain on site today. Preliminary investigations of the...


Kiska: Alaska’s Underwater Battlefield (2020)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Andrew Pietruszka. Eric Terrill. Mark Moline. Heidi Batchelor. Eric Gallimore. Bob Hess. Andy Nager. Matthew Breece. Eric White.

This is a paper/report submission presented at the 2020 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. In July 2018 members of Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the University of Delaware spent two weeks conducting an exploratory remote-sensing survey to locate and document WWII-era submerged archaeological sites in the waters off Kiska Island, Alaska, one of the last and most remote islands in the Aleutian chain. The often-forgotten Aleutian campaign was the sole WWII campaign...


Lake Mead's Cold War Legacy: The Aviation Archeology of a Secret Mission (2020)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Matthew Hanks. Dave Conlin.

This is an abstract from the session entitled "Strides Towards Standard Methodologies in Aeronautical Archaeology" , at the 2020 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. In 1948, at the dawn of the Cold War, B-29 ser. # 45-21847 crashed into Lake Mead while engaged in top secret scientific research tied to intercontinental ballistic missiles and heat seeking sensors for air to air combat. Located in 2001 and actively managed by the National Park Service through the present...


Material Challenges to Mothering During Incarceration (2020)
DOCUMENT Citation Only April Kamp-Whittaker. Dana O. Shew.

This is an abstract from the session entitled "Women’s Work: Archaeology and Mothering" , at the 2020 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. Japanese American internees during WWII faced many challenges to the practices of mothering. Confinement in government run incarceration centers limited access to familiar resources, tools, materials, and activities while individual backgrounds created divergent ideologies surrounding appropriate strategies for child rearing....


Memorandum for Record: Notes From Meeting with New Mexico SHPO on Demolition of Building S-129 (2000)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Daniel A. Barnett. Rick Chandler.

Meetings notes from a meeting between Cannon AFB and the NM SHPO regarding the demolition of Building S-129.


Memorandum: World War II Temporary Buildings (1992)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Uploaded by: Rachel Fernandez

In 1986, the Department of Defense executed a programmatic memorandum of agreement with the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation and· the National Conference of State Historic Preservation Officers to prepare a history and archival documentation of World War II temporary buildings. This memo discusses the Air Force position that it considers its historic preservation requirements for World War II temporary buildings to have been met under the terms of the agreement.


Multidisciplinary and Interdisciplinary Research on USS Arizona: 40+ Years of Hard Science (2020)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Daniel J. Lenihan. Larry Murphy. Matthew A. Russell. Dave Conlin.

This is an abstract from the session entitled "Hard Science on Hard Steel: Scientific Studies of the USS Arizona" , at the 2020 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. This paper discusses the intellectual and managment rationales that have focused interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research on USS Arizona form more than 4 decades. The talk will focus on successes, lessons learned and pathways forward for the nex 40 years and then next generations of underwater...


Patterns Of Preservation In WWII Aircraft And Their Importance (2020)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Adrian Hunt.

This is an abstract from the session entitled "Strides Towards Standard Methodologies in Aeronautical Archaeology" , at the 2020 annual meeting of the Society for Historical Archaeology. The aircraft of World War II (WWII) provide the largest volume sample in aircraft archaeology with potential to investigate broad patterns. These aircraft represent both combat and training losses. Over 10,000 total planes were lost over the UK during this period and over 7,000 USAAF aircraft were lost in...


A Pre-1946 Architectural Survey of Cannon Air Force Base (1996)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Joe Freeman.

A HABS Level IV survey of the pre-1946 architectural features of Cannon Air Force Base (CAFB) was conducted from April 23 to April 26, 1996, by Joe C. Freeman, AIA Architect for Geo-Marine, Inc. The work was a part of fieldwork associated with the preparation of a Cultural Resources Management Plan for the installation.