Historic Photographs

Home

Search

Subject Browse
Browse by Subject >>

State/City Browse
Alaska
Alabama
Arkansas
Arizona
California
Colorado
Connecticut
District of Columbia
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Iowa
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Mississippi
Montana
North Carolina
North Dakota
Nebraska
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
Nevada
New York
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Virginia
Vermont
Washington
Wisconsin
West Virginia
Wyoming

Home

>

California

>

Fairfield

>

Travis Air Force Base, Inert Spares Storage Building, Dixon Avenue, Armed Forces Special Weapons Project, Fairfield, Solano County, CA



B&W Photos

HB192658
BWPhotos 377505

HB192659
BWPhotos 377506

HB192660
BWPhotos 377507


Item Title
BWPhotos 377507

Location
Armed Forces Special Weapons Project, Fairfield, CA

Find maps of Fairfield, CA


Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS CA-2669-D
Building/structure dates: 1956 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1995 subsequent work
Significance: Building 906 is significant as a contributor to the AFSWP "Q" Area, also referred to as Fairfield Air Force Station (AFS), the Air Materiel Command (AMC) West River Depot, and the 3083rd Air Defense Command/Air Defense Group (ADC/ADG). It is interpreted as a rare and distinguishable entry, three components of which are distinctive: the "A" structure, the "C" structure, and the interconnected weapons assembly structures. This district was designed as four concentrations of buildings and structures within high-security fencing: administrative buildings, communications-intelligence center, power plant, and base spares warehousing. It is one of three buildings designed as warehousing for the compound.

Related Names
Snyder, John, Photographer


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents


Back to Fairfield, California