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Missouri Geological Survey Scanned Field Notebook; Number 192; Wheeler, H.A.; 1892, 1893, 1894, 1895,1896


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General Contents – St. Louis Note Book No. 2 [clay notes]: Stratigraphy – Cheltenham Clay, Coal Measures, [Grover Gravels], St. Louis Limestone, Sub-Carboniferous Limestone, Tertiary, Trenton Limestone: Minerals – "iron band," pyrite: Lithologies – chert, clay, coal, dolomite, fireclay, gravels, limestone, loess, pipe clay, quartzite, sandrock, sandstone, shale, "slate" (hard, often bituminous shale), "soapstone" (soft shale): Mines/quarries – brickyards, clay kilns, clay pits, clay shafts, clay washers, limestone quarry, potteries; multiple named operations: Paleontology - [none noted]: Hydrology - Creve Coeur Lake; FeeFee Creek, Missouri River: Structure - faults noted, anticline noted: Oil/gas - [none noted]: Karst - sinkholes noted, [...]

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