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Chapter One,
The Battle of Moores Creek Bridge

Chapter Two,
Preservation and Development of the Moores Creek Battleground Prior to NPS Control

Chapter Three,
Planning and Development at Moores Creek

Chapter Four,
Interpretation and Visitor Services

Chapter Five,
Resources Management and Protection at Moores Creek


Appendix One,
A Chronology for Moores Creek NMP/NB

Appendix Two,
Moores Creek MNP/NB Superintendents

Appendix Three,
Moores Creek NMP/NB Annual

Appendix Four,
Acts and Resolutions of the North Carolina General Assembly

Appendix Five,
Federal Legislation

Chapter 1 Notes

Chapter 2 Notes

Chapter 3 Notes

Chapter 4 Notes

Chapter 5 Notes

List of Figures


Moores Creek National Battlefield:
An Administrative History
Appendix 2
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George J. Moore February 6, 1928 to August 10, 1933

Moores Creek NMP was transferred from the War Department to the NPS on August 10, 1933.

George J. Moore October 1, 1933 to October 15, 1935

Clyde B. King, acting October 21, 1935 to December 1, 1936

On March 15, 1936, Moores Creek NMP became part of a southern Revolutionary War group managed by Colonial National Historical Park. Moores Creek NMP'S superintendent reported to a coordinating superintendent under this arrangement. On July 1, 1959, Moores Creek NMP was removed from this group and became an independent park again. Coordinating superintendents during this time included B. Floyd Flickinger and Jean C. Harrington.

Clyde B. King December 1, 1936 to January 15, 1942

Oswald E. Camp January 15, 1942 to January 31, 1949

Harry D. Goodson April 11, 1949 to December 17, 1955

George C. Blake April 8, 1956 to March 1, 1959

James M. Ford March 1, 1959 to April 11, 1964

Russell A. Gibbs August 2, 1964 to October 31, 1969

John R. DeWeese December 14, 1969 to June 30, 1972

Raymond L. Ives September 1, 1972 to October 22, 1977

John W. Stockert January 15, 1978 to February 2, 1985

Frederick H. Boyles May 19, 1985 to November 25, 1989

Dusty Shultz February 11, 1990 to September 18, 1993

Robert E. Davidson October 16, 1993 to December 10, 1994

After Davidson's retirement, Moores Creek NB was placed under the administration of the superintendent at Fort Sumter National Monument.

John Tucker December 10, 1994 to January 5, 1998

In 1998, Moores Creek was provided funding for an on-site superintendent once again, altbough the park remained part of the Fort Sumter Group.

Ann Childress January 6, 1998 to Present

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