Geology and mineral resources of Beardstown quadrangle

Call Number: 
MS Searight, W.V. #1
Author: 
Searight, W.V.,
Date: 
1925-27
Description: 
341 p. : 47 plate
Notes: 

Draft report;
Published as a thesis (Ph.D.) University of Iowa (1927);
Physiography, structure, bedrock topography, geologic history, stratigraphy of Ordovician, Silurian, Devonian, Mississippian, Pennsylvanian, and Pleistocene strata, and economic resources;
Coal stripping possibilities and oil and gas possibilities;
Other resources available are clay for common brick, drain tile, and flue lining, limestone for fertilizer, concrete aggregate, rip-rap, and building stone, and sand and gravel;
See map 4107 d5-12;
Cited in Circular 220, "Unpublished Reports on Open File";
Cited in Circular 209, "Unpublished Reports on Open File";

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Beardstown Quadrangle--Illinois

 

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