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RG 77 - Office of the Chief of Engineers, Civil Works Projects - Clark Hill Dam Project Files


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Clark Hill Dam Project Files, 1929-1954

National Archives Identifier 6112715

This series contains records related to the construction of the Clark Hill Dam on the Savannah River near Augusta, Georgia. Included in the series are construction logbooks, bills of material, storm reports, accident reports, daily construction reports, inspectors' reports, work data reports, aerial photographs, correspondence, seismic charts, invoices, bid abstracts, and work progress charts. There were several contracting companies involved with the dam's construction: Bateson-Stolte; Boyle Construction Company; W.T. Anderson; Cherokee Inc.; Atlantic Dredging; Michael Art Bronze Company; Allstates Inc.; Virginia Steel Company, Tennessee Coal, Iron, and Railroad Company; Chicago Bridge and Iron Company; Logan Diving and Salvage Company; Michael Baker, Jones Core Drilling; Locke Construction Company; and Hardway Contracting Company.

Box Folder Description Contract Contractor Start End Series
1 Shift Engineer Log Book 10/5/1949 4/5/1950 Book 1-5
1 Construction Log for West Embankment W-09-133-eng-921 Boyle Construction Co. 12/17/1946 5/12/1947 Book 1
1 Construction Log for Access Railroad W-09-133-eng-937 W.T. Anderson 7/29/1946 6/2/1947 Book 1
1 Construction Log for East Embankment W-09-133-eng-937 Cherokee Inc. 2/15/1947 5/6/1947 Book 1
1 Construction Log for Diversion Channel Contract W-09-133-eng-924 Atlantic Dredging 12/30/1946 5/7/1947 Book 1
2 Shift Engineer Log Book 4/6/1950 11/26/1953 Book 6-10
2 1 Index and Legend for tracing and print file number 8/28/1953
2 2 Index to Field Books
2 3 Bills of Material original and field corrected W-09-133-eng-1076 No. 1
3 1 Bills of Material non-overflow blocks 38-40 No. 2
3 2 Bills of Material non-overflow blocks 41-47 No. 3
3 3 Bills of Material overflow blocks 8-12 No. 4
3 4 Bills of Material overflow blocks 13-16 No. 5
3 5 Bills of Material overflow blocks 17-20 No. 6
4 1 Bills of Material Army Corps of Engineers
4 2 Bills of Material overflow blocks 21-25 No. 7
4 3 Bills of Material overflow blocks 26-29 No. 8
4 4 Bills of Material stair tower block 7 No. 9
4 5 Bills of Material elevator tower B1 30 No. 10
4 6 Bills of Material intake block 31 No. 11
4 7 Bills of Material intake block 32-33 No. 12
4 8 Bills of Material intake block 34-35 No. 13
5 1 Bills of Material intake blocks 36-37 No. 14
5 2 Bills of Material buckets and blocks 7-27 No. 15
5 3 Bills of Material buckets and blocks 28-30 No. 16
5 4 Bills of Material spillway bridge spans 1-23 No. 17
5 5 Bills of Material tailrace retaining wall A-E No. 18
5 6 Bills of Material service bays 1-4 No. 19
5 7 Bills of Material west retaining wall A-F No. 20
5 8 Bills of Material Army Corps of Engineers units DA-09-133-eng-525 No. 1
6 1-3 Correspondence Units 3-7 DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte No.2-4
6 4 Cement Contract Correspondence DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
6 5 Formwork Correspondence DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
6 6 Aggregate Tests DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
6 7 Aggregate Crushed Stone DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
6 8 Concrete DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
6 9 Doors, Frames, etc. #1 DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
6 10 Misc. and Structural Steel DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
6 11 Welding, Welders, etc. DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
6 12 Tools, spare parts, oil DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
6 13 Steel DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 1 Misc. Electrical Work correspondence DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 2 Doors, frames, etc. #2 DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 3 Plaster board DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 4 Roads and streets DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 5 Plant, misc. DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 6 Filling and grading DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 7 Access Railroad DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 8 Sodding and planting DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 9 Toilet enclosures, etc. DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 10-12 Priority materials 1-3 DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 13 Trestle DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 14 Government furnished property DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 15 Switchyard area DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 16 Misc. Priority materials #4 DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 17 Commercial Power DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 18-19 Inspections and shop status reports DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 20 Mill Certificates, wire DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 21 Test certificates, concrete pipe DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 22 Test draft tube unwatering pumps DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 23 Tests lubricating oil systems DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 24 Test compressed air and free air system DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 25 Bateson-Stolte welders certification DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 26 Relay test record - Clark Hill Powerhouse DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 27-28 Government furnished materials DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
7 29 Government furnished materials DA-09-133-eng-524
7 30 Government furnished materials DA-09-133-eng-1524
7 31 Government furnished materials DA-09-133-eng-426
7 32 Government furnished materials DA-09-133-eng-685
8 1 Inspector's Acceptance and shipping reports DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
8 2 Inspectors Reports DA-09-133-eng-525 Michael Art Bronze Co.
8 3 Michael Art Bronze Co. Daily Logs DA-09-133-eng-525 Michael Art Bronze Co.
8 Weather or  storm or seismic charts DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
9 Weather or storm or seismic charts DA-09-133-eng-525
10 1-16 Storm Study Numbers 2-17 DA-09-133-eng-525 2/1929 3/1943
10 17 Storm Damages in South Atlantic States DA-09-133-eng-525 8/5/1940 8/17/1940
10 18 Storms reports DA-09-133-eng-525 3/1938 3/1943
10 19 Drawings for Powerhouse approved by Corps of Eng DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte 1951 1951
11 1-3 Contract drawing and print communication 1-3 DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte 11/1950 7/1952
11 4 Cofferdam Communications DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
11 5 Drawings Communications DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
11 6 Surveys communications DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
11 Aerial photographs AMS-5-M6 5V14 - 6V249, 11V75-103
12 Aerial photographs 1A-V 232 - 248
12 Aerial photographs AMS-5-M6 7V62 - 8V36
13 Photographs DA-09-133-eng-525
13 1 Estimates of cost DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
13 2 Final Quantities DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
13 3 Acceptance of work DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
13 4 Subcontractors DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
13 5 Personnel DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
13 6 Accident Reports DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
13 7 Labor, Payrolls DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
13 8 Reports DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
13 9 Conferences, meetings DA-09-133-eng-525 Bateson-Stolte
13 10 Daily Reports Railroad approach to switchyard Bateson-Stolte
13 11 Daily Reports East Parking Area Bateson-Stolte 4/6/1948 4/7/1948
13 12 Daily Reports West parking apron Allstates Inc. 7/15/1948 7/28/1948
13 13 Daily Reports Allstates Inc. 1/4/1949 3/8/1949
13 14 Inspector's Diary Second Stage Cofferdam
13 15 Daily Reports West Approach and Quarry Stripping Allstates Inc.
13 16 Steel Tests Virginia Steel Company W-09-133-eng-1076 Virginia Steel Co.
13 17 Sales Tax Records W-09-133-eng-1076 Allstates Inc.
13 18 Flag poles W-09-133-eng-1076 Allstates Inc.
13 19 Subcontracts W-09-133-eng-1076
13 20 Claims W-09-133-eng-1076
13 21 Vouchers, Invoices W-09-133-eng-1076
13 22 Inspection of Equipment, plant W-09-133-eng-1076
13 23 Meetings, Conferences W-09-133-eng-1076
13 24 Handrailing W-09-133-eng-1076
13 25 Hardware, nails W-09-133-eng-1076
13 26 Personnel W-09-133-eng-1076
13 27 Aluminum, metalwork W-09-133-eng-1076
13 28 Quarry Inspector's Diary W-09-133-eng-1076 7/1949 6/1951
14 1 Quarry Inspector's Diary and Reports W-09-133-eng-1076 6/1948 6/1949
14 2 Screen Analysis of aggregate W-09-133-eng-1076 10/1948 2/1951
15 1 Quarry Inspector's Reports W-09-133-eng-1076 8/1948 11/1950
15 2 Preparatory Work Data W-09-133-eng-1076 9/25/1948 9/25/1948
15 3 Preparatory Work Data W-09-133-eng-1076 10/25/1948 10/25/1948
16 1 Preparatory Work Data W-09-133-eng-1076 11/26/1948 11/26/1948
16 2 Mill Certificates W-09-133-eng-1076 Tennessee Coal, Iron, and railroad Co.
16 3 Shop Measurments W-09-133-eng-1076
16 4 Progress, Reports, Stoplogs, etc. W-09-133-eng-1076
16 5 Field Welding Certificates W-09-133-eng-1076 Chicago Bridge & Iron Co.
16 6 Welders Certificates W-09-133-eng-1076
16 7 Inspection W-09-133-eng-1076
16 8 Inspectors acceptance reports W-09-133-eng-1076
16 9 Preparatory Work Data W-09-133-eng-1076 5/14/1948 5/14/1948
17 1 Preparatory Work Data W-09-133-eng-1076 6/14/1948 6/14/1948
17 2 Mixing Plant Inspector's Report 10/1948 3/1950
17 3 Concrete Placing report cards Blocks 1-16 W-09-133-eng-1075 Allstate Constructors Inc.
18 1 Mixing Plant Inspector's Report 5-1950 12/1951
18 2 Portland Cement shipping and acceptance reports Allstate Constructors Inc. 10/1948 1/1952
19 1 Portland Cement Tests 1948 1951
19 2 Circular charts or graphs 1951 1952
19 3 Prefabricated Buildings DA-09-133-civeng-56-285
19 4 Raising of bulkhead DA-09-133-eng-1900 Logan Diving and Salvage Co.
19 5 Lease of US Barge #19 W-09-133-eng-1536 Allstate Constructors
19 6 Slope Protection
19 7 Revision of Project Cost Estimate 3/31/1954 3/31/1954
19 8 Misc. Budget Estimates 1948 1952
19 9 Hydrological and hydraulic data files FY 1955 FY 1955
19 10 Contractor's Log, Monthly Time Book, Weekly time b Michael Baker 1948 1948
19 11 Relocation: Highways, railroads, utilities 3/25/1948 3/25/1948
19 12 Payroll and Misc. Correspondence W-09-133-eng-921 1947 1948
19 13 Misc. Correspondence West Embankment
19 14 Invitation for bids W-09-133-eng-934 1947 1947
19 15 Misc. Correspondence W-09-133-eng-934 Jones Core Drilling
19 16 Work Progress Report 4/1947 5/1947
19 17 Sub-surface explorations, Georgia Quarry Site W-09-133-eng-934 Jones Core Drilling
19 18 Contract W-09-133-eng-934 Locke Construction Co.
19 19 Quarry site explorations W-09-133-eng-934 Jones Core Drilling
20 1 Aerial photographs 11V.27 - 186
20 2 Aerial photographs 1V.1 - 92
20 3 Aerial photographs 2V.10 - 245
20 4 Aerial photographs 3V.13 -240
20 5 Aerial photographs 4V.8-222
20 6 Aerial photographs 8V.57-88
21 1 Aerial photographs 8V.99 - 231
21 2 Aerial photographs 9V.15 - 154
21 3 Aerial photographs 10V.1 - 232
21 4 Preparatory Work Data W-09-133-eng-1076 6/30/1948 6/30/1948
21 5 Preparatory Work Data W-09-133-eng-1076 7/24/1948 7/24/1948
22 1 Preparatory Work Data W-09-133-eng-1076 8/25/1948 8/25/1948
22 2 Georgia Quarry Exploration Daily Reports 2/1947 5/1947
22 3 Construction of East Embankment Cherokee, Inc.
22 4 East Embankment Abstract of bids
22 5 East Embankment Progress Reports & Correspondence W-09-133-eng-937
22 6 Construction of 1st stage of cofferdam W-09-133-eng-941 Hardway Contracting Co.
22 7 Cofferdam Daily Reports W-09-133-eng-941 Hardway Contracting Co. 11/1947 12/1947
23 1 Cofferdam Daily Reports W-09-133-eng-941 4/1948 8/1948
23 2 Cofferdam Daily Reports W-09-133-eng-941 5/1947 10/1947
23 3 Cofferdam Contract W-09-133-eng-941 Hardway Contracting Co.
23 4 Clark Hill Project Progress charts
23 5 West embankment W-09-133-eng-921 Boyle Construction Co.

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