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Historic Buildings & Structures

07-357 Nationwide Context, Inventory, and Heritage Assessment of Works Progress Administration and Civilian Conservation Corps Resources on Department of Defense Installations - Part 1 of 8 pdf [5.44 MB]
07-357 Nationwide Context, Inventory, and Heritage Assessment of Works Progress Administration and Civilian Conservation Corps Resources on Department of Defense Installations - Part 2 of 8 pdf [13.98 MB]
07-357 Nationwide Context, Inventory, and Heritage Assessment of Works Progress Administration and Civilian Conservation Corps Resources on Department of Defense Installations - Part 3 of 8 pdf [2.54 MB]
07-357 Nationwide Context, Inventory, and Heritage Assessment of Works Progress Administration and Civilian Conservation Corps Resources on Department of Defense Installations - Part 4 of 8 pdf [2.60 MB]
07-357 Nationwide Context, Inventory, and Heritage Assessment of Works Progress Administration and Civilian Conservation Corps Resources on Department of Defense Installations - Part 5 of 8 pdf [11.85 MB]
07-357 Nationwide Context, Inventory, and Heritage Assessment of Works Progress Administration and Civilian Conservation Corps Resources on Department of Defense Installations - Part 6 of 8 pdf [11.56 MB]
07-357 Nationwide Context, Inventory, and Heritage Assessment of Works Progress Administration and Civilian Conservation Corps Resources on Department of Defense Installations - Part 7 of 8 pdf [13.39 MB]
07-357 Nationwide Context, Inventory, and Heritage Assessment of Works Progress Administration and Civilian Conservation Corps Resources on Department of Defense Installations - Part 8 of 8 pdf [17.10 MB]
2008 Department of Defense Historic Building Conference FACTSHEET pdf [40 KB]

This one page summary describes the intent, objectives, and planning process of the 2008 DoD Historic Building Conference, held Jun 16-20 in Kansas City, MO.

A Case Study in Adaptive Rehabilitation, Buildings 705 and 706 pdf [1.06 MB]
A Historic Context and Database for the Military-Industrial Complex In The State Of Texas FACTSHEET pdf [202 KB]

This one page summary describes a project created to develop a historic context and database that will provide tools for understanding and appreciating the complexities of Texas military past, and assist with managing military cultural resources.

A Look at the Historic Real Property Inventory in the DoD (Legacy 07-376) pdf [539 KB]

A summary slideshow presentation, explaining the content, organization, and progress of DoDs 2006 Historic Real Property Inventory data.

A National Historic Context for Hush Houses and Test Cells on DoD Installations (Legacy 07-342) pdf [104 KB]
ACHP BRAC Task Force ppt [132 KB]

Susan Barnes, Vice Chair, Advisory Council on Historic Preservation

Attachment to the May 30, 2008 Letter - 20 Technical Specifications Submitted pdf [4.21 MB]
Backup Data for A Case Study of the Adaptive Rehabilitation of Buildings 705 and 706 pdf [3.13 MB]
Base Closure and Reuse: FORT BENJAMIN HARRISON CASE STUDY, Lawrence, Indiana ppt [804 KB]

Jon C. Smith, Deputy State Historic Preservation Officer

Base Re-Alignment and Closure 2005, Maureen Sullivan, DoD Federal Preservation Officer, 2006(PPT) ppt [698 KB]

Maureen Sullivan, DoD Federal Preservation Officer

Blueprints for the Citizen Soldier: A Nationwide Historic Context Study of United States Army Reserve Centers (Legacy 06-295) pdf [45.36 MB]

Published 2008, this report examines the history and development of the U.S. Army Reserve. Rather than focusing on operational activities, this study tells the story of the Army Reserve through the buildings and facilities associated with training activities at Army Reserve Centers throughout the nation. Such information is important because it supports the Army Reserve's efforts to comply with the NHPA.

Blueprints for the Citizen Soldier: A Nationwide Historic Context Study of United States Army Reserve Centers (PDF), Fact Sheet (Legacy 06-295) pdf [60 KB]

This one page summary describes a project created provide the USAR with a baseline of knowledge and research that can be utilized extensively throughout USAR. The context study will provide improved uniformity in National Register determinations and enhance the potential for integration of cultural and natural resources programs. As a primary source of information and guidance for future Section 106 and Section 110 compliance, the context study will encourage higher standards of historic property stewardship. A nationwide context will draw upon existing research and combine it into a cohesive document that can be used to facilitate future compliance documentation.

BRAC and Historic Preservation: Helping Communities Help Themselves ppt [789 KB]

Joan Sigler, Project Manager, DoD Office of Economic Adjustment

California Historic Military Buildings and Structures Inventory - Appendices pdf [17.06 MB]
California Historic Military Buildings and Structures Inventory - Volume 1 pdf [11.76 MB]

Inventories of Historic Buildings and Structures on California Military Installations

California Historic Military Buildings and Structures Inventory - Volume 2 pdf [14.36 MB]

The History and Historic Resources of the Military in California, 1769-1989

California Historic Military Buildings and Structures Inventory - Volume 3 pdf [22.38 MB]

Historic Context: Themes, Property Types, and Registration Requirements

Cold War Historic Resource Workshop - Tucson, AZ - February 7-9, 2006 Fact Sheet pdf [58 KB]

This one page summary describes a workshop in February 2006 that gathered to develop strategies for more efficient and consistent management of Air Force Cold War resources. Workshop participants focused on four topics: (1) what Cold War resources exist; (2) how and where to store and share data on these resources; (3) how to consistently manage these resources; and (4) how to get executive-level support to apply the workshop recommendations across DoD.

Context, Inventory, and Heritage Tourism Assessment of World War II Prisoner-of-War Camps on DoD Installations FACTSHEET pdf [70 KB]

While POW camps took several forms, including both permanent and temporary encampments, a significant number were incorporated into military installations. As a result, a number of current Department of Defense (DoD) installations include the locations of former POW camps. Many of these camps exist only in ruins or in installation records; others consist of extant buildings, POW cemeteries, and POW-constructed landscape features.

Context, Inventory, and Heritage WW II POW Camps on DoD Installations Fact Sheet doc [534 KB]
Current DoD Needs for CRM: Built Infrastructure - Adam Smith, USACE: ERDC-CERL and Julia Cantrell, HQ AFCEE/ISM pdf [467 KB]
Design Guidelines for DoD Historic Buildings and Districts (Legacy 07-382) pdf [6.26 MB]

The Design Guidelines provides sound guidance and the necessary tools for individuals to facilitate the Section 106 review process of the NHPA (36CRF800) through the avoidance of adverse effects to historic buildings and districts; and to assist the CRMs in consultations with SHPOs.

Design Guidelines for DoD Historic Buildings and Districts (Legacy 07-382) pdf [131 KB]

This one page summary describes the Design Guidelines project, created to provide sound guidance and the necessary tools for individuals to facilitate the Section 106 Review process of the NHPA (36CFR800) through the avoidance of adverse effects to historic buildings and districts; and to assist Cultural Resources Managers (CRMs) in consultations with State Historic Preservation Offices (SHPO).

DoD Historic Building Conference After-action Report pdf [1.46 MB]
DoD Installation Support Facilities Historic Context- Hospitals Section, Report (Legacy 06-296) pdf [78.08 MB]

Published in 2008, provides a DoD-wide context and history of necessary installation support facilities, including hospitals, exchanges, commissaries, post offices, service clubs, theaters, chapels, physical fitness centers, and libraries. This report focuses on three main topic areas: hospitals, chapels, and theaters. The chapels and theaters products of the study are in flash media. The hospitals portion is a text-based product and covers the development of military hospitals from the Revolutionary War to present.

DoD Real Property Inventory (RPI) Initiative: Historic Status Data Element ppt [610 KB]

Brian Michael Lione, Deputy Federal Preservation Officer, Department of Defense

Historic Context for Evaluating Mid-Century Modern Military Buildings, Report, LRMP 11-448 pdf [19.00 MB]

The project objective was to create a guide that would provide several resources useful for those responsible for evaluating or managing military buildings constructed from 1950-1975. These resources included a historic context for Modernism in the DoD, National Register eligibility guidance on evaluating military buildings associated with architectural Modernism, and lists of resources helpful for obtaining information on military buildings dating to the 1950-1975 years.

Historic Context for the Rural Industries of the Sand Hills of Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina, Report (Legacy 09-436) pdf [71.11 MB]

Published in 2009, this context identifies the rural industry property types associated with the Sand Hills region, reviews the attributes associated with each, considers each property type or class as identified at the various DoD installations and reviews the significant studies of each, reviews their physiographic distribution, and considers the research attributes of each class of properties. Recommendations for the future management, interpretation, and NRHP evaluation of rural industry properties are provided in the concluding chapter.

Historic Context Study, Historic Military Family Housing in Hawaii (Legacy 00-137) pdf [17.57 MB]
Historic Properties & BRAC 2005, Maureen Sullivan, DoD Federal Preservation Officer, 2006(PPT) ppt [4.74 MB]
Historic Properties and Base Realignment and Closure 2005 ppt [536 KB]

Maureen Sullivan, Federal Preservation Officer, Department of Defense

Historic Tax Credit Basics: BRAC ppt [10.78 MB]

Sharon Park, FAIA, Chief, Technical Preservation Services, National Park Service

Historic Tax Credit Basics: BRAC ppt [10.78 MB]

Sharon Park, FAIA, Chief, Technical Preservation Services, National Park Service

Historical and Architectural Overview of Aircraft Hangars of the Reserves and National Guard Installations from World War I through the Cold War, Report (Legacy 09-431) pdf [9.84 MB]

Published in 2011, this report comprises a historic context that explores the history of aviation and hangar development in the Reserves and National Guard. This historic context provides a framework and apparatus that the National Guard and Reserves can utilize in the National Register of Historic Places eligibility process.

Housing an Air Force and a Navy: The Wherry and Capehart Era Solutions to the Postwar Family Housing Shortage (1949-1962) - Volume I - Main Report pdf [9.93 MB]
Housing an Air Force and a Navy: The Wherry and Capehart Era Solutions to the Postwar Family Housing Shortage (1949-1962) - Volume II - Appendix A pdf [65.53 MB]
Housing an Air Force and a Navy: The Wherry and Capehart Era Solutions to the Postwar Family Housing Shortage (1949-1962) - Volume III - Appendices B through M pdf [4.61 MB]
Installations in Guam During the Cold War (Legacy 09-454) pdf [1.60 MB]
Interim Fact Sheet 06-313 pdf [42 KB]

Contains more information on this project effort.

Letter from Mr. Philip Grone, Principal Assistant Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Installations and Environment to John Nau, Chairman, Advisory Council pdf [153 KB]

on Historic Preservation Endorsing Program Comments for Navy and Air Force Capehart and Wherry Housing, August 1, 2003. Letter contains correspondence from the Navy and the Air Force to Chairman Nau concerning Program Comments.

May 30 2008 Letter from Mr Alex Beehler, ADUSD(SOH) to Advisory Council Chairman John Nau, Requesting Establishment of Standard Treatments pdf [85 KB]
Memo from Chairman John Nau of the ACHP to Mr. Philip Grone, Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Installations and Environment pdf [284 KB]

March 17, 2006. Memo contains remarks made by Chairman Nau and Colonel Wendy Martinson, Commander, US Army Garrison Fort Sam Houston, Texas, at the Army Alternate Procedures Signing Ceremony on March 17, 2006.

Memo from Mr. Alex Beehler, Assistant Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Environment, Safety and Occupational Health to the Military Components pdf [132 KB]

Regarding implementation of Program Comments for Ammunition Storage Facilities and Unaccompanied Personnel Housing; February 1, 2007.

Memo from the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation to Mr Addison Davis IV, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Environment, Safety and Occupational Health pdf [63 KB]

transmitting the signed Program Comments for Ammunition Storage Facilities and Unaccompanied Personnel Housing; August 23, 2006.

Memo from the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation to Mr Philip Grone, Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Installations and Environment - DoD Wide pdf [64 KB]

Transmitting the signed Program Comments for Ammunition Storage Facilities and Unaccompanied Personnel Housing; August 23, 2006.

MHS Requirements Process ppt [1.79 MB]
Nationwide Context, Inventory, and Heritage Assessment of Works Progress Administration and Civilian Conservation Corps Resources on Department of Defense Installations (PDF), Fact Sheet (Legacy 07-357) pdf [175 KB]
Nationwide Historic Context Study: The Role of the National Guard in the Civil Rights Movement pdf [92 KB]

Summary sheet describing a Legacy project that develops a baseline historic context examining the role of the National Guard in the civil rights movement and secondly, to provide a process by which to survey, interpret, and evaluate related National Guard properties for historical significance within that context.

Nationwide Historic Context Study: The Role of the National Guard in the Civil Rights Movement (07-366) pdf [92 KB]
Notice of Army Adoption of Program Comments (Federal Register 28462) pdf [66 KB]

Notice of Army Adoption of Program Comments for Cold War Era (1946 - 1974) Unaccompanied Personnel Housing, World War II and Cold War Era (1939 - 1974) Ammunition Storage Facilities, and World War II and Cold War Era (1939 - 1974) Army Ammunition Production Facilities and Plants from the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, and Notice of Availability of Final Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact, May 21, 2007.

Preparing for Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) ppt [7.60 MB]

Paul Lumley, Senior Tribal Liaison, Department of Defense

Preservation Opportunities: Base Redevelopment with Historic ppt [1.18 MB]

Cherilyn Widell, Principal, Historic Preservation, HNTB Corporation

Procurement Guidelines for the Reuse of Historic Building Materials (Legacy 06-316) pdf [2.53 MB]

This pamphlet will provide a basic understanding for qualified program managers, technical and procurements staffs in DoD with a set guidelines for whole-building recycling, and reuse of historic materials. The pamphlet is meant to be used as a supplement to the Procurement Guidelines booklet. The new guidelines will provide information that will assisted in DoD installations Planning, Programming, Budgeting, and Execution process.

Program Comment for DoD Rehabilitation Treatment Measures pdf [19 KB]

On November 14, 2008, the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation issued Program Comments, pursuant to 36 CFR 800.14(e), to DoD setting forth how it will comply with Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act when rehabilitating exterior building elements that are character-defining features of historic properties.

Program Comment Text - Army Ammo Production pdf [214 KB]

16-Aug-06

Program Comment Text - DoD Ammo Storage pdf [452 KB]

16-Aug-06

Program Comment Text - Unaccompanied Personnel Housing pdf [517 KB]

16-Aug-06

Program Comment Text - Wherry and Capehart Era Family Housing pdf [262 KB]

18-Nov-04

Program Comment Text (Federal Register Notice) pdf [49 KB]

7-Jun-02

Programmatic Memorandum of Agreement Among The United States Department of Defense, The Advisory Council on Historic Preservation, and the National Conference of State Historic Preservation Officers (Concerning World War II Temporary Buildings pdf [383 KB]

July 7, 1986 with May 1, 1991 amendments

Real Property Accountability for Historic Properties ppt [1.11 MB]

Brian Lione, Contractor ODUSD(I and E)

Regional Cold War History for Department of Defense Installations in Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands, Report (Legacy 09-454) pdf [2.71 MB]

Published in 2011, this Regional Cold War History for Guam and the CNMI presents a framework for determining National Register of Historic Places eligibility within a definitive context. This history is a means to more evenly and expediently evaluate resources from the U.S. military response during the Cold War period of significance.

Safeguard Missile Training Program Fort Bliss, Texas pdf [3.94 MB]

Public brochure developed on training that occurred on Ft Bliss under the Safeguard Missile Program as part of the mitigation for renovation of missile training building as a battlefield simulation facility.

Study of Antiterrorism/Force Protection (ATFP) Base Entrance Improvements in a Historic District pdf [3.98 MB]
The Architecture of the Department of Defense - A Military Style Guide (Legacy 10-129) pdf [11.78 MB]

The Architecture of the Department of Defense: A Military Style Guide attempts to chronicle the evolution of military architectural styles and provides guidance for their identification, therefore promoting the stewardship of DoD's historic architecture while supporting the military's mission.

The Built Environment of Cold War Era Servicewomen FACTSHEET pdf [153 KB]

This study examines the history and evolution of the built environment of Cold War era servicewomen. The objective is to provide an historic context to be used in identifying and evaluating aspects of historic buildings, landscapes, and properties associated with Cold War Era servicewomen that may be eligible as historic properties under the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966 (NHPA), as amended.

Treatment Measure Section 04100.02 pdf [30 KB]

PREPARATION OF LIME AND CEMENT-AMENDED MORTARS

Treatment Measure Section 04110.01 pdf [31 KB]

PREPARATION OF LIME- OR PORTLAND-BASED STUCCO

Treatment Measure Section 04110.02 pdf [88 KB]

REPAIR OF HISTORIC STUCCO

Treatment Measure Section 04400.01 pdf [65 KB]

IDENTIFYING MASONRY TYPES AND FAILURES

Treatments Measure Section 04100.01 pdf [27 KB]

REMOVAL OF MORTAR JOINTS AND REPOINTING

Tularosa Basin and Coe Ranch, Ft Bliss, TX pdf [15.15 MB]

Public brochure prepared in part to mitigate for Criterion A and B the loss of the Coe Home Ranch due to road straightening on Ft Bliss, TX

Visual Guide: 20th-Century Building Materials and Suitable Substitutes: Windows - (Legacy 13-707) pdf [6.02 MB]


This Visual Guide is intended to provide the user with the ability to recognize and define steel, corrugated wire glass, and glass block windows as character-defining features in early to mid-twentieth-century historic buildings.

World War II and Cold War Ammunition and Explosives Storage for the Army, 1939-1989 (AEC) pdf [7.22 MB]

This historic context discusses the development and construction of ammunition and explosive storage facilities during the Cold War.