Cultural Resources

Historic Structures, Districts, and Landscapes: Historic Contexts

Naval Stores Industry in Coastal SC, GA, and FL

A Historical Context of the Turpentine (Naval Stores) Industry in the Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plains of Georgia, South Carolina and Florida - Report, 2015 (Legacy 12-506) pdf [5.77 MB]

This historic context for the naval stores industry on the coastal plains of South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida provides guidance for identifying the archaeological signature of naval stores sites and a means of assessment that can be used in making recommendations under Sections 106 and 110 of the NHPA for eligibility for the NRHP. The document also suggests program alternatives or standard treatments for these resources in order to streamline compliance with the NHPA. Brian K. Greer, S. Dwight Kirkland, and Martin Healy.

A Historical Context of the Turpentine (Naval Stores) Industry in the Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plains of Georgia, South Carolina, and Florida - Appendix A (Legacy 12-506) pdf [8.89 MB]
A Historical Context of the Turpentine (Naval Stores) Industry in the Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plains of Georgia, South Carolina and Florida - Fact Sheet, 2015 (Legacy 12-506) pdf [160 KB]

Determining Eligibility of Historic Farmstead Archaeological Sites

Regional Analysis of Historic Farmstead Archaeological Site Characteristics on DoD Installations - Report, 2014 (Legacy 12-508) pdf [8.93 MB]

This analysis of late 19th to early 20th-century farmsteads, which share many similarities in terms of types of artifacts, layout, historic use, and relationships to the topography, is intended to promote more efficient decisions regarding "potentially eligible" archaeological sites by making fewer individual site evaluations necessary, leading to more cost-effective management and increased troop readiness through wider access to training lands. Susan I. Enscore, Carey L. Booker, George W. Calfas, and Megan W. Tooker.

Regional Analysis of Historic Farmstead Archaeological Site Characteristics on DoD Installations - Fact Sheet (Legacy 12-508) pdf [180 KB]
Regional Analysis of Historic Farmstead Archeological Site Characteristics on DoD Installations - Brochure (Legacy 12-508) pdf [11.20 MB]

Evaluating Mid-Century Modern Military

Historic Context for Evaluating Mid-Century Modern Military Buildings - Report, 2012 (Legacy 11-448) pdf [19.00 MB]

This document is a guide for evaluating and/or managing military buildings constructed from 1950-1975. The report includes National Register eligibility guidance for evaluating military buildings associated with architectural Modernism (Criterion C only) and guidance on physical features and materials that are important in the various Modernist architectural movements. Roy Hampton, Maria Burkett, and Christine Trebellas.

Historic Context for Evaluating Mid-Century Modern Military Buildings - Fact Sheet, 2012 (Legacy 11-448) pdf [95 KB]

Military Training Lands Contexts

Military Training Lands Historic Context - Large Arms Ranges - Report, 2010 (Legacy 05-265) pdf [14.55 MB]

This historic context of military training lands focuses on the landscape outside the developed core of military installations, covering large scale operation areas across all military Services nationwide from pre-Civil War to 1989. The study identifies changes in history and use over time, notes important chronological periods, establishes geographical context, and identifies historical themes. Dan Archibald, Adam Smith, Sunny Adams, and Manroop Chawla.

Military Training Lands Historic Context - Miscellaneous Training Sites - Report, 2010 (Legacy 05-265) pdf [13.04 MB]

This historic context of miscellaneous military training sites focuses on the landscape outside the developed core of military installations, covering large scale operation areas across all military Services nationwide from pre-Civil War to 1989. The study identifies changes in history and use over time, notes important chronological periods, establishes geographical context, and identifies historical themes. Adam Smith, Manroop K. Chawla, Sunny Adams, and Daniel D. Archibald.

Military Training Lands Historic Context - Small Arms Ranges - Report, 2010 (Legacy 05-265) pdf [26.31 MB]

This historic context of military small arms training ranges focuses on the landscape outside the developed core of military installations, covering large scale operation areas across all military Services nationwide from pre-Civil War to 1989. The study identifies changes in history and use over time, notes important chronological periods, establishes geographical context, and identifies historical themes. Dan Archibald, Adam Smith, Sunny Adams, and Manroop Chawla.

Military Lands Historic Context - Training Village, Mock Sites, and Large Scale Operations Areas, Part 1 of 2 - Report, 2010 (Legacy 05-265) pdf [9.57 MB]

This historic context of military training villages, mock sites, and large-scale operations areas focuses on the landscape outside the developed core of military installations, covering large scale operation areas across all military Services nationwide from pre-Civil War to 1989. The study identifies changes in history and use over time, notes important chronological periods, establishes geographical context, and identifies historical themes. Dan Archibald, Adam Smith, Sunny Adams, and Manroop Chawla.

Military Lands Historic Context - Training Village, Mock Sites, and Large Scale Operations Areas, Part 2 of 2 - Report, 2010 (Legacy 05-265) pdf [29.03 MB]

Industrial Sites in the Sand Hills of GA, SC, and NC

Rural Industries of the Sand Hills of Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina Context - Report, 2009 (Legacy 09-436) pdf [16.21 MB]

This historic context identifies the rural industry property types associated with the Sand Hills region; reviews the features associated with each; considers each property type or class as identified at various DoD installations and reviews the significant studies of each; and reviews their physiographic distribution. The document provides recommendations for the future management, interpretation, and NRHP evaluation of rural industry properties. Renee Lewis and Joe Joseph.

Rural Industries of the Sand Hills, Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina - Pamphlet, 2009 (Legacy 09-436) pdf [810 KB]
Rural Industries of the Sand Hills, Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina, 2009 - Fact Sheet (Legacy 09-436) pdf [82 KB]

Military Support Facilities 1917-1946

Support and Utilitarian Structures and Facilities (1917-1946) Overview, Inventory, and Treatment Plan - Report, 1995 (Legacy 93-0900) pdf [18.42 MB]

This report develops a classification system for support and utility structures; partially inventories 35,077 structures; provides a methodology for evaluating NRHP significance; and makes recommendations for treatment. It covers the Military Services from 1917 to 1946 in a nationwide context. R. Christopher Goodwin and Associates.

National DoD Historic Properties Context, 1790-1940

National Historic Context for DoD Installations, 1790-1940, Volume I of IV - Report, 1995 (Legacy 92-0075) pdf [10.99 MB]

This document provides a methodological and historical framework for the assessment of the relative significance of Department of Defense historic properties within the context of nationwide military construction. This volume contains Part I (a chronological overview) and Part II (theme studies). R. Christopher Goodwin; Deborah K. Cannan; Leo Hirrel; Katherine E. Gradine; Kathryn M. Kuranda; Bethany M. Usher; Hugh B McAloon; Martha R. Williams.

National Historic Context for DoD Installations, 1790-1940, Volume II of IV - Report, 1995 (Legacy 92-0075) pdf [23.20 MB]

This volume contains Part III (property types).

National Historic Context for DoD Installations, 1790-1940, Volume III of IV - Report, 1995 (Legacy 92-0075) pdf [11.54 MB]

This volume contains Part IV (installation site reports).

National Historic Context for DoD Installations, 1790-1940, Volume IV of IV - Report, 1995 (Legacy 92-0075) pdf [17.32 MB]

This volume contains Part V (NRHP nomination forms for Fort McPherson, Fort Monmouth, Langley AFB, and Naval Complex Pensacola).

Mokapu: A Paradise on the Peninsula - Pamphlet, 2014

Mokapu: A Paradise on the Peninsula - Pamphlet, 2014 pdf [4.89 MB]

This booklet recounts the stories of this community, of the people who worked, lived, and played at Mokapu Peninsula before it was transformed into the military landscape of today. M.J. Tomonari-Tuggle and Tom Arakaki.