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Geology -- Indiana

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Arcada Balz collection

Identifier: L009
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence, notes, articles, and other materials from Arcada Balz in Indiana ranging from 1928 to 1959, relating to the following organizations: the Indiana Federation of Women’s Cubs, New Harmony Memorial Commission, and the Fauntleroy House (1934–1964). The collection also contains papers relating to her work in the Indiana Senate, family correspondence, and her genealogical research. There is also a paper on the Edworthalean Society, a woman’s club in...
Dates: 1928-1959

George F. Kunz correspondence

 Collection — Folder S0793
Identifier: S0793
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence sent to George F. Kunz in New York City, New York ranging from 1892 to 1932, from A.W. Butler of the Indiana Academy of Science; R. L. Royse of Martinsville, Indiana regarding specimens he found including the mineral, Corundum; Rudolph Bastion of Charlestown, Indiana; and G.A. Roush, editor of the Mineral Industry, regarding clippings sent by Kunz. The collection also includes two response letters written by Kunz to Royse (April 21 and May 28, 1909); a...
Dates: 1892-1932

Helen Gohres collection

 Collection — Folder S0520
Identifier: S0520
Scope and Contents This collection consists of transcripts from a series of letters found in an old Indiana geology book. The first letter is from Richard Owen dated 13 August 1888, detailing that he mailed a “Report of a Geological Reconnaissance of the State of Indiana made in the year 1837.” The other letters from various individuals are addressed to Lieutenant A.W. Vogdes, of New York, about accessing various reports about Indiana’s geology.
Dates: 1885-1900

John Collett Indiana geological report map

 Collection — Folder B054
Identifier: B054
Scope and Contents This collection includes one outline map of Indiana, which is identified as a part of Indiana Geological Report, 1882 and was published by the State Geologist, John Collett. The map shows districts as subdivided by the U.S. surveyors, with the name and date of each survey.
Dates: 1882

Richard Owen collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1036
Scope and Contents This collection includes Richard Owen's fall geological survey notebook from 1859, photocopies of the December 22, 1860 administrator's sale notice for the Dr. David Dale Owen estate, and seven typewritten copies of letters written by Richard Owen to family members from 1860 to 1887 and transcribed and edited by William M. Hepburn in April, 1845. At the time of the transcription, the original letters were in the possession of the Purdue University Libraries.
Dates: 1859-1945

William I. Ausich papers

 Collection — Folder S2804
Identifier: S2804
Scope and Contents This collection includes 2 photocopies of a typed document from William I. Ausich (under contract with the U.S. Corps of Engineers, Louisville, Kentucky District) in Bloomington, Indiana 1975/12/31 regarding paleontological review of the Clifty Creek Lake, Wabash River Valley Basin in Indiana.
Dates: 1975