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An Archaeological Curation-Needs Assessment for the U.S. Air Force, Air Mobility Command, Technical Report No. 6

Author(s): Natalie M. Drew ; Rhonda Lueck ; Teresa Militello ; Lynn Neher ; Christopher Pulliam

Year: 1995

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Summary

During the fall of 1993, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District, Mandatory Center of Expertise for the Curation and Management of Archaeological Collections (MCX) conducted a survey of archaeological collections and associated documentation generated from archaeological investigations conducted on 13 U.S. Air Force, Air Mobility Command (AMC) installations. Only four—Charleston Air Force Base (and its sub-installation, North Auxiliary Field), South Carolina; Dover Air Force Base, Delaware; Scott Air Force Base, Illinois; and Travis Air Force Base, California— of the 13 installations researched by the MCX had generated archaeological collections, which includes the artifacts and the associated documentation. In sum, approximately 19 ft3 of artifacts and approximately 10 linear feet of records from AMC installations are being curated by nine repositories in four different states. All collections require at least partial rehabilitation to comply with Federal regulations, and 44% of the collections require complete rehabilitation.


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An Archaeological Curation-Needs Assessment for the U.S. Air Force, Air Mobility Command, Technical Report No. 6. Natalie M. Drew, Rhonda Lueck, Teresa Militello, Lynn Neher, Christopher Pulliam. 1995 ( tDAR id: 244344) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8NG4SDZ


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Spatial Coverage

min long: -122.407; min lat: 32.483 ; max long: -75.136; max lat: 39.386 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Sponsor(s): Air Force ; U.S. Air Force, Air Mobility Command Headquarters

Prepared By(s): U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District


Record Identifiers

Technical Report No.(s): 6

NADB document id number(s): 2204288

NADB citation id number(s): 000000242995

Notes

General Note: Submitted to: U.S. Air Force, Air Mobility Command Headquarters

General Note: Sent from: Mandatory Center of Expertise for the Curation and Management of Archaeological Collections (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District)


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Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America