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Preliminary Field Report of the United States Geological Survey of Colorado and New Mexico

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[Third Annual] Preliminary Field Report of the United States Geological Survey of Colorado and New Mexico; 1869; USGS Unnumbered Series; Hayden, Ferdinand Vandeveer

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SIR : In accordance with your instructions dated Washington, April 1, 1869, I have the honor to transmit my preliminary field report of the United States geological survey of Colorado and New Mexico, conducted by me, under your direction, during the past season. A portion of your instructions is as follows : “You will proceed to the field of your labors as soon as the necessary arrangements can be made and the season will permit, and your attention will be especially directed to the geological, mineralogical and agricultural resources of the Territories herein designated; you will be required to ascertain the age, order of succession, relative position, dip, and comparative thickness of the different strata and geological formations, [...]

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