Guide to the Geological Survey (U.S.) Field notes 1886-1923
Cage 267

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Creator
Geological Survey (U.S.)
Title
Geological Survey (U.S.) Field notes
ID
Cage 267
Date [inclusive]
1886-1923
Extent
3.0 boxes
General Physical Description note
1 linear foot of shelf space
Language
English
Abstract
Notes on mines kept by S.F. Emmons, F.B. Laney, and G.W. Tower.

Preferred Citation note

[Item Description] Geological Survey (U.S.) Field Notes, 1886-1923

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections Washington State University Libraries Pullman, WA

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Biographical/Historical note

Samuel Franklin Emmons (1841-1911) and Francis Baker Laney (1875-1938) were American geologists, who graduated from Harvard University and from Yale University, respectively.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of field notebooks kept by S.F. Emmons, F.B. Laney, and G.W. Tower, containing notes on mines in North Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia, Montana, Utah, Nevada, Idaho, Washington, and South Dakota, as well as a few sketches and small maps.

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Arrangement note

This collection is arranged in a single series.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries 2013

http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

This collection was donated to the WSU Libraries by F.B. Laney.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Geological Survey (U.S.)

Subject(s)

  • Mine surveying -- Georgia
  • Mine surveying -- Idaho
  • Mine surveying -- Montana
  • Mine surveying -- Nevada
  • Mine surveying -- North Carolina
  • Mine surveying -- South Dakota
  • Mine surveying -- Tennessee
  • Mine surveying -- Utah
  • Mine surveying -- Washington
  • Mines and Mineral Resources

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