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Missouri Geological Survey Scanned Field Notebook; Number 194; Gluck, Leo; 1892


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General Contents – Chicago & Alton [Railroad] Notes on Clays: Stratigraphy – Bethany Falls Limestone, Graydon Conglomerate, Higginsville Shale, Lexington Coal: Minerals – calcite, granite, hematite, iron concretions, iron ore, pyrite, selenite: Lithologies – chert, clay, coal, conglomerate, drift, fireclay, gravel, greenstone, limestone, loess, quartzite, sandstone, shale, "slate" (hard, often bituminous shale), "soapstone" (soft shale): Mines/quarries – brickyards, clay kilns, clay pits, clay shafts, coal pits, coal shafts, shaft, tile works; Adams, Chicago & Excello, Cumberland, Curd, Excelsior Coal & Coke, Fulton Firebrick & Mining, Fulton Shaft, Howard & Dixon, John Harris, Powell, Strasburg, others: Paleontology - crinoidal limestone, [...]

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