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Addendum to the National Register Determination of Eligibility for Westover Air Reserve Base, Massachusetts (2015)
DOCUMENT Full-Text J. Ferguson.

In July of 2011, Westover Air Reserve Base (ARB) submitted to The Massachusetts Historical Commission (MHC) a Determination of Eligibility (DOE) for the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) for the base's historic resources (i.e. buildings, structures, and landscape features over 50 years of age). This DOE revised a previous survey of the base conducted in 1995. In the revised DOE, Westover ARB concluded that the base did not constitute a historic district as previously determined by the...


Archeological Explorations on the Westover Air Reserve Base, Chicopee, Massachusetts (2010)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Robert E. Reams.

The United States Air Force (USAF) at the Westover Air Reserve Base had the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) conduct a series of small Phase I surveys through a cooperative agreement between the two agencies. Previous research on the base has identified several areas that were considered to potentially contain sites eligible for the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP). Due to need to clear trees that hinder the flight patterns of the bases’ planes, and the need to construct a softball field to...


Architectural Building and Inventory Survey, Hanscom Air Force Base, Volume I (2003)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Joanna M. Doherty. Matthew A. Kierstead. Christine M. Longiaru. Jeffrey D. Emidy. Virginia H. Adams.

PAL, under an on-call services contract with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE), New England District (NED), completed a historic inventory survey and National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) eligibility evaluation of properties at Hanscom Air Force Base (AFB) in Bedford, Concord, Lexington, and Lincoln, Massachusetts, and at four off-base facilities in Hamilton, Ipswich, Stow, Sudbury, and Waltham, Massachusetts. Hanscom AFB occupies approximately 1,100 acres of land, approximately 400...


Architectural Inventory and Evaluation, U.S. Army Support Element, Charles E. Kelly Support Facility, Oakdale, Pennsylvania (2002)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Laurie J. Paonessa. Elizabeth B. O'Brien. Susan L. Bupp. Donald E. Bender.

This architectural inventory and evaluation for the Charles E. Kelly Support Facility in southwestern Pennsylvania was conducted in compliance with Army Regulation 200-4 and Section 110 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966 as amended. The buildings were inventoried in accordance with procedures currently in use by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Bureau of Historic Preservation. C. E. Kelly is composed of four discontiguous parcels in Allegheny County linked by...


Avon Park Air Force Range Cold War Survey
PROJECT Uploaded by: Kathy Couturier

Documents and images relating to the Avon Park Air Force Range Cold War Survey prepared by Geo-Marine, Inc. for Avon Park Air Force Range.


Avon Park Cold War Data (2013)
DATASET Uploaded by: Kathy Couturier

Located 75 miles from MacDill Air Force Base and about six miles east-northeast of Avon Park, Florida, Avon Park Air Force Range originated as a bombing and gunnery range in December 1941. Neighboring the range was an installation known as Avon Park Army Air Field and Avon Park Army Air Base. In 1946, Avon Park Army Air Field was largely unoccupied, kept on stand-by status as a satellite of MacDill. By 1947, most of its buildings and structures had been disposed. The Continental Air Forces...


Blueprints of BOMARC Missile Facility at McGuire Air Force Base (2017)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst.

This file is a collection of blueprints of the BOMARC missile facility at McGuire Air Force Base. Blueprints include plans for various buildings, pavement profiles, loading docks, heating and venting systems and water treatment centers. The dates of the blueprints range from 1953 to 1962.


Cold War Historic Building Survey, Rome Research Site (1999)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Lu Engineers.

A Cold War Historic Building survey was conducted for the Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome Research Site (AFRL/RRS) and five Geographically Separated Units (GSUs) (the Verona, Ava, Forestport, Newport and Stockbridge Test Annex sites). The study was conducted in compliance with a variety of Federal and State directives and regulations. The purpose of the study was to identify any structures that might have potential cultural importance within the context of the Cold War era. Efforts were...


Cold War Resources Survey and Evaluation, Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, NY (Final) (2005)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Michael Brown. Laura Ziemke. Joseph J. Zollo. Mary Johnson.

Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has completed the Survey and Evaluation Plan for Cold War historic resources at Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station (ARS), New York. This Cold War survey was developed in response to a Cold War historic context data gap identified in the Cultural Resources Management Plan (CRMP) developed for the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, New York in 1996. This survey is designed to supplement the information provided in the CRMP, which is updated...


Collection of Color Photos of BOMARC at McGuire Air Force Base (2017)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst.

This is a collection of color photographs from McGuire Air Force Base with dates ranging from 2002 to 2003. The photos are taken from frontal and aerial views. The collection consists of pictures of the surrounding landscape and existing buildings, as well as the demolition of some of the existing buildings. The survey, excavation, and removal of certain areas are also documented in these photos. These color photos are part of McGuire Air Defense Missile Site Plutonium Remediation, Site...


Digital Archive of Archaeological Documents Related to Dyess Air Force Base, Texas
PROJECT Air Combat Command, United States Air Force.

This project, created by Digital Antiquity under contract with the United States Air Force, contains documents and other resources from archaeological research conducted at Dyess Air Force Base (Dyess AFB). Dyess AFB, established in 1942 as Abilene Army Air Base (AAB), is a B1-Bomber base on 6,409-acre located in the southwest corner of Abilene, TX in Taylor County. The archaeology of the Taylor County area dates the human occupation of the area from about 12,500 B.C. into the present. ...


Dyess AFB Properties that Will Become Eligible (2011)
DOCUMENT Full-Text David E. Laurence.

Short statement on Cold War Era facilities at Dyess that may become National Register eligible. Unpublished version -- though this fragment was intended to be included in the annual Defense Environmental Programs Annual Report to Congress for FY10.


Final Report Section 110-Eligibility Assessment (Pre-1967 Resources) (2013)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Tetra Tech.

Tetra Tech, Inc. (Tetra Tech), under contract to Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst (JB MDL), conducted an architectural resource survey (eligibility assessment) of 167 facilities on the JB MDL. JB MDL is located in Ocean and Burlington Counties, in central New Jersey. This report describes a historic architectural resource investigation of those previously unrecorded, pre-1967 buildings at JB MDL identified by base personnel for survey. This study was conducted as part of JB MDL's compliance...


Hanscom Air Force Base, National Register of Historic Places, Eligibility Evaluations, Bedford, Concord, Lexington, and Lincoln, Massachusetts (2010)
DOCUMENT Full-Text John Daly. Virginia H. Adams.

PAL has completed an architectural survey and a National Register of Historic Places (National Register) eligibility evaluation of historic resources at Hanscom Air Force Base (AFB) in Bedford, Concord, Lexington, and Lincoln, Massachusetts for the U.S. Air Force (USAF). This project represents Phase I of two anticipated phases of work. Phase II will consist of the completion of National Register nomination forms for properties recommended eligible for the National Register in the current work...


Historic Property Evaluation, BOMARC Facility & SAGE Building #1907, McGuire Air Force Base, NJ (1996)
DOCUMENT Full-Text John Cullinane Associates.

The study is focused on identification and evaluation of the BOMARC Facility located at the northwest comer of Fort Dix, and SAGE (Building 1907), on McGuire AFB grounds, both of which were elements in the military defense systems developed during the Cold War era. This report details the methods used in identifying and evaluating the BOMARC Facility and SAGE (Building 1907), the sources of data, descriptions of the properties, and evaluations against the National Register criteria. In...


Historical Site Assessment: BOMARC Missile Site, McGuire Air Force Base, New Jersey (2006)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Cabrera Services, Inc.

This document is a radiological historical site assessment (HSA) for the Boeing Michigan Aeronautical Research Center (BOMARC) Missile Site on the Fort Dix Military Reservation, Plumsted Township, New Jersey (see Figure 1). In 1958, the 46th Air Defense Missile Squadron (ADMS) from McGuire Air Force Base (AFB) was authorized use of approximately 220 acres of Fort Dix property for the construction of a missile facility. The Site is approximately 11 miles east of McGuire AFB. This facility...


Integrated Cultural Resources Management Plan, Joint Base McGuire Dix Lakehurst, New Jersey (2013)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst.

The Integrated Cultural Resource Management Plan (ICRMP) provides an internal compliance and management tool that enables the conservation of historic properties and cultural resources (CR) in concert with the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst (JB MDL) mission. The ICRMP integrates the legal requirements for CR preservation with ongoing mission activities and ensures that mission essential activities are fully supported by the management policies and procedures outlined within. The ICRMP is based...


McGuire Air Defense Missile Site Plutonium Remediation, Site Historical Preservation Report, New Egypt, New Jersey (2005)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Michael A. Carr.

The US developed a vast air defense network system from both Air Force and Army elements consisting of supersonic jets, anti-aircraft guns and missiles, radar detection capabilities, and ground observation to counter the Soviet threat of bombers equipped with nuclear weapons. As part of this air defense system, the Air Force along with private industry developed the BOMARC surface to air missile system, the BOMARC, named from "BO" for Boeing and "MARC" for Michigan Aeronautical Research Center,...


McGuire Air Defense Missile Site, New Egypt, New Jersey: Supplement to Reconnaissance Survey of Cold War Properties (1998)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Joseph Murphey.

The purpose of this report, a reconnaissance survey of the McGuire Air Defense Missile Site (hereafter referred to generically as BOMARC), is to ascertain if the site, or portions thereof, meet the requirements of the National Register of Historic Places and require compliance with the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966. This report is supplemental to a reconnaissance survey of Cold War properties conducted at McGuire AFB, New Jersey. The main report finds at McGuire AFB, only one group...


National Register of Historic Places Registration Form - New Boston Air Force Station Archaeological District (2004)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Robert C. Whetsell.

The New Boston Air Force Station (NBAFS) Archaeological District is a time capsule of New Hampshire and New England history. The 2,826-acre District contains a diverse and wide-ranging array of archaeological sites and structures representative of human occupation of the region beginning with the Archaic Period (10,000-3,000 B.P.) and ending with the use of the land as a bombing range during World War II and the early Cold War periods of U.S. history. The district is like no other archaeological...


National Register of Historic Places Registration Form for SAGE Complex Building #1907 (1996)
DOCUMENT Full-Text John J. Cullinane.

This form is for use in nominating or requesting determinations of eligibility for individual properties or districts.The SAGE (Semi-Automatic Ground Environment) system was designed and developed in the mid-1950s to coordinate all air defense components of U.S. air defense system. SAGE was born out of a need to replace the Manual Air Defense System used extensively in WWII to track enemy aircraft. As the perceived threat from Soviet air attacks increased in the early 1950s, it became apparent...


Phase 1 Archaeological Survey, Sagamore Hill Antenna Complex, Hamilton, MA and Eagle Hill Antenna Facility, Ipswich, MA (Incomplete) (2001)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Sean Fitzell. Susan Hathaway. Cynthia Auman.

This report gives a brief history of Hanscom Air Force Base including Ipswich Antenna Station and Sagamore Hill Antenna Complex. Hanscom AFB began as an auxiliary airport for Boston in mid-1941, and was utilized by the U.S. Army throughout World War II (Weitze 2001). Two organizations were conducting electronics research for the Army at the time: the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Radiation Laboratory, and Harvard’s Radio Research Laboratory (Hanscom AFB nd). With the end of the war,...


Property Survey and Evaluation of Cold War Properties at McGuire Air Force Base (2017)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Uploaded by: system user

The United States Air Force (USAF), Headquarters, Air Mobility Command (AMC), has conducted real property surveys and evaluations at selected installations throughout the continental United States to identify potentially significant Cold War buildings and structures. The immediate goal of the study is to provide the baseline information required for compliance with Section 110 of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) and for the completion of Cultural Resources Management Plans (CRMPs)....


A Reconnaisance Inventory of Air Combat Command Cold War Material Culture (1995)
DOCUMENT Full-Text R. Blake Roxlau. Karen Lewis. Katherine J. Roxlau.

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...


Reconnaissance Survey of Cold War Properties, McGuire Air Force Base, New Jersey (1998)
DOCUMENT Full-Text United States Air Force, Air Mobility Command.

The United States Air Force (USAF), Headquarters, Air Mobility Command (AMC), has conducted real property surveys and evaluations at selected installations throughout the continental United States to identify potentially significant Cold War buildings and structures. The immediate goal of the study is to provide the baseline information required for compliance with Section 110 of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) and for the completion of Cultural Resources Management Plans (CRMPs)....