Report on the Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain region

by United States. Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region.

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Statementby J.W. Powell.
ContributionsPowell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
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Pagination19 p. map.
Number of Pages19
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Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region (U.S.); Dutton, Clarence E. (Clarence Edward), , View larger, zoomable image (turn off pop-up blocker) Full Title: Relief map of the district of the high plateaus of Utah. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. G. and G. Survey, J.W. Powell in charge. Newton, Henry, ; Jenney, Walter Proctor, ; Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region (U.S.). View larger, zoomable image (turn off pop-up blocker) Full Title: Bird's eye view of the Black Hills to illustrate the geological structure. Dept. of the Interior, U.S.G. and G. Survey, J.W. Powell, in charge. Southern Rocky Mountain Region Geological Highway Map Pvp Series Vol PAGE #1: Southern Rocky Mountain Region Geological Highway Map Pvp Series Vol By Alistair MacLean - southern rocky mountain region geological highway map pvp series vol american association of petroleum geologists t c esselman david p jones on amazoncom free shipping. Author: Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region (U.S.); Dutton, Clarence E. (Clarence Edward), Date: This historical cartographic image is part of the David Rumsey Historical Map Collection, , a large collection of online antique, rare, old, and historical maps, atlases, globes, charts.

Bound folio. At head of title: Department of the Interior, United States Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region, J.W. Powell in charge. Rumsey Collection copy from Senator Roscoe Conkling (see DAB) Half leather binding; "Atlas. high plateaus of Utah. Powell. C." stamped on cover. Publication List No: U. 8. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, POTOMAC DIVISION, Junction City, Kans., SIR: I have the honor to transmit to you, by direction of Mr. W. J. McGee, chief of this division, a report of a reconnaissance in southwest­ ern Kansas, made in the summer of , with some additional matter. As part of this effort, the Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories was organized within the Department of the Interior, and staffed by a group of hardy, pioneering scientists under the leadership of geologist F. V. Hayden. Report RMRS-GTR September Regional Forester, USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Region, Golden, CO Jim Hubbard, Colorado State Forester, Colorado State Government, Fort Collins, CO Case Study Leader U.S. Geological Survey and Natural Resource Ecology Lab, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO.

Report: Publication Subtype: USGS Unnumbered Series: Title: Exploration of the Colorado River of the West and its tributaries: Explored in , , , and , under the direction of the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution: Series title: Monograph: Subseries: U.S. Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region: DOI. Almon Harris Thompson (Septem – J ), also known as A. H. Thompson, was an American topographer, geologist, explorer, educator and Civil War veteran. Often called "The Professor" or simply "Prof", Thompson is perhaps best known for being second in command of John Wesley Powell's Second Geographical Expedition (–), a federally funded scientific expedition that. The United States Geological Survey (USGS, formerly simply Geological Survey) is a scientific agency of the United States scientists of the USGS study the landscape of the United States, its natural resources, and the natural hazards that threaten it. The organization has four major science disciplines, concerning biology, geography, geology, and hydrology.

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Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region (U.S.): Report on the lands of the arid region of the United States: with a more detailed account of the lands of Utah. With maps / (Washington:), also by A.

Thompson, Willis Drummond, Clarence E. Dutton, Grove Karl Gilbert, and John Wesley Powell (page. The Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region, J. Powell in Charge. AN AUTHORIZATION and a $10, appropriation granted casually for one year only by a Congress preoccupied with the Alabama Claims, Cuban insurrection, Fenian threats to invade Canada, tension between Southerners and Carpetbaggers, and Grant’s expansionist adventure in Santo Domingo, did.

Report on the Geology of the Henry Mountains: Author: Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region (U.S.) Edition: 2: Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office, Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. At head of title: Department of the Interior.

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Bien, Contains Henry Newton's writing: Geology of the Black Hills of Dakota, and Walter P. Jenney's Mineral. A report from Maj.geologist in charge of the United States Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region, upon the lands of the Arid Region of the United States, setting forth the extent of said region, and making suggestions as to the conditions under which the lands embraced within its limit may be rendered available for agricultural and grazing purposes.

Report on the Lands of the Arid Region of the United States: With a More Detailed Account of the Lands of Utah. With Maps: Authors: Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region (U.S.), John Wesley Powell: Edition: 2: Publisher: U.S. Government Printing Office, Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

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Included in the vast output of the Hayden survey are Sun Pictures of the Rocky Mountain Regions () with photographs by William Henry Jackson, The Yellowstone National Park () illustrated by Thomas Moran, Geological and Geographical Atlas of Colorado (), and The Great West: Its Attractions and Resources ().

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The Four Great Surveys of the West. Bythe developing industries were making radical demands on the Nation's natural resources. Joseph S. Wilson, the Commissioner of the General Land Office, in his annual report written in the fall ofassessed at some length the mineral resources of the public domain, and afterward stated that the proper development of the geological.

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Powell in charge "Report on the lithologic character of the Henry mountain intrusives, by Captain C. Dutton. Volume 7 of Contributions to North American ethnology, Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region (U.S.) Authors: Stephen Return Riggs, Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region (U.S.) Editor: James Owen Dorsey: Publisher: U.S.

Government Printing Office, Original from: the University of Michigan. John Wesley Powell (Ma – Septem ) was a geologist, U.S. Soldier, explorer of the American West, professor at Illinois Wesleyan University, and director of major scientific and cultural is famous for the Powell Geographic Expedition, a three-month river trip down the Green and Colorado rivers, including the first official U.S.

government-sponsored. If these pages fail to give a correct account of the structure of the Henry Mountains the fault is mine and I have no excuse. In all the earlier exploration of the Rocky Mountain Region, as well as in much of the more recent survey, the geologist has merely accompanied the geographer and has had no voice in the determination of either the route or the rate of travel.

Report on the methods of surveying the public domain, to the secretary of the interior, at Also available in digital form. Contributor: Powell, John Wesley - Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region (U.S.) Date: Full Title: (covers to) Topographical and Geological Atlas of the Black Hills of Dakota to accompany the report of Henry Newton, E.M., assistant geologist.

Department of the Interior, United States Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region, J.W. Powell, in charge. Julius Bien, Lith.

New York, Title. Contributions to North American ethnology. Vol. I-VII, IX. Powell, John Wesley, Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region (U.S.). Relief shown by hachures. In bottom margin: "Julius Bien, Lith." "Note.

This map has been constructed from atlas sheets of the U.S. Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain region with additional material taken from the maps of the U.S. Geographical Explorations and surveys west of the th meridian, Lieut. Geo. Wheeler, Corps of Engineers, in charge ; the U.S.

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Geographical Explorations and surveys west of the th meridian, Lieut. Geo. Wheeler, Corps of Engineers, in charge ; the U.S. Geological Exploration. List of Directors of the United States Geological Survey vi Introduction 1 Records of the Predecessor Surveys, 7 United States Geological Exploration of the Fortieth Parallel (“King Survey”), 7 United States Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region (“Powell Survey”), ce King, Geological Survey of the 40th Parallel, to 2.

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