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Missouri Geological Survey Scanned Field Notebook; Number 267; Schmidt, Adolph; 1872


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General Contents – Book II St. Louis Industrial District; St. Louis Iron & Coal: Stratigraphy – St. Louis Silurian Limestone: Minerals – limonite, hematite, pyrite: Lithologies – clay, coal, fireclay, limestone, sandstone, shale, "slate" (hard, often bituminous shale): Mines/quarries – coal shafts, iron furnaces, iron works; multiple named operations: Paleontology - [none noted]: Hydrology - [none noted]: Structure - [none noted]: Oil/gas - [none noted]: Karst - [none noted]: Measured Sections - one, written: Blank/missing pages - Blank: 1-2, 12, 14-18, 24, 28, 36, 38, 44-50, 59-60, 78-80, 88, 101-120, inside back fly leaf. Missing: 25-26 cut out.: Other - Notes sources of ores. Coal from Illinois, Indiana, Pennsylvania. Descriptions, [...]

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