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Memorandum: The Story of the Whorehouse Marble

Dates

Dataset Reference Date
2015-07-01
Info Date
1998-03-27

Summary

Memorandum by R.C. Hale describing how the pink, maroon, and green colored interval of the Mascot Dolomite came to be called the whorehouse marble by TVA geologists, 1 p.

Material Request Instructions

This material is available for free in digital format (PDF; Portable Document File) by contacting the Tennessee Geological Survey, Knoxville Field Office at 865-594-6035. There is no online reference. Scan file name is Marble-18

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  • National Digital Catalog

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NGGDPP
Reference Item
Tennessee Geological Survey Mineral Resources Documents Collection
Reference File
Tennessee_P1328_Mineral_Resources_Collection_Knoxville.csv

Additional Information

Alternate Titles

  • Marble-Tennessee-Holston-Memorandum

Identifiers

Type Scheme Key
title Parent-4f4e4aaae4b07f02db66937a Memorandum: The Story of the Whorehouse Marble

NGGDPP Item Extension

alternateGeometryGeographic Coordinates; North American Datum 1983; Statewide Bounding Box Centroid Coordinates; Tennessee

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