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Album caption: Lakes Peters and Lake Schrader, Sadlerochit River, Alaska. Index card: Lakes Peters and Schrader, Sadlerochit River. Arctic Slope, Canning District, Alaska. ca. 1910. Notes: Published in U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 109, Plate XI-B. 1919. Panorama with lek0002a.
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Album caption: Section of spruce tree showing wave damage, Lituya Bay. Mt. Fairweather quadrangle, Lituya district, Alaska Gulf region, Alaska. 1954. Index card: Section cut in 1953 from spruce tree growing just above trimline of 1853-54 giant wave. There are 100 growth rings outside injury on right. Mount Fairweather quadrangle, Lituya district, Alaska Gulf region, Alaska. Published as Plate 10 in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 354-C. 1960.
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Typical outcrops of Piedra rhyolite in West Bellows Creek, as seen from north of benchmark 11,570; the main tuff layer of the Piedra forms the bench above cliff. Creed quadrangle. Mineral County, Colorado. September 1, 1914. Published as Figure 24, in U.S.Geological Survey Professional paper 258. 1956.
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Irregular flows of latite and rhyolite. From ridge west of mouth of Mill Gulch, looking northwest over a side.
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Eastern Cliff (Mexico) Grand Canyon Plateau. Texas. 1899.
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Fault relations along northeast flank of the Valley Mountains. View looking eastward showing the downthrown Green River beds juxtaposed against the overturned Indianola conglomerate beds. Geologist in foreground for scale. Exposure is in the W1/2, Sec. 7, T. 17 S., R. 1 W. Juab County, Utah. Spring 1982. U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1528, Figure 29-b.
Categories: Image; Tags: Juab County, Utah, photo print
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View northward across the northwest flak of the Gunnison Plateau toward Mount Nebo (snowcapped mass in the upper left). The massive ridge that forms the upper right-hand corner of the picture is the crest of the Gunnison Plateau. The beds that occupy most of the picture are part of the Twin Creek limestone. Much of the area shown underlies the SW1/4, T. 15 S., R 1 E., Levan area. Juab County, Utah. Spring 1982.
Categories: Image; Tags: Juab County, Utah, photo print
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Sierra Carmen from Chisos Mountain. Brewster County, Texas. 1899.
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Temple Canyon. Western Texas. 1899.
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Panorama with Image 587. View is north from Pennell Peak, Dark Canyon in background. The Horn is a laccolith extending north from Mount Pennell. Ragged Mountain is porphyry apparently lying upon the flat sandstone beds that surround its base but the strata are turned up steeply, locally even overturned, against a vertical contact around the porphyry. The prominent canyon on the south side of Mount Ellen is Slate Creek and the rim of the Bromide Basin forms its head. Garfield County, Utah. August, 1937.
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Album caption: Nehalem Falls damsite viewed upstream from the road bridge. Oregon. 1937. ( photo by A. M. Piper ) Published as figure 8 in U. S. Geological Survey. Water-supply paper 1610-C. 1965.
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El Capitan from south, the cliff of El Capitan lies near the center, with Guadalupe Peak concealed behind it. Numbers (on published photo; progressing down the mountain) refer to original section by Shunard; White limestone (Capitan); upper dark limestone (Pinery); yellow sandstone (Delaware Mountain); basal black limestone (Bone Spring). Letters (on published photo progressing downward) refer to Quaternary deposits; older slope deposits; younger slope deposits: Oblique aerial photo by U.S. Army Air Corps. Culberson County, Texas. Circa 1945. Plate 1, in U.S.Geological Survey Professional paper 215. 1948.
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Album caption: Director, Geo. Otis Smith; Chief Geographer, R.B. Marshall; Chief of the Land Classification Board, W.C. Mendenhall; on crest of the Sierra Nevada Mountains between Army Pass and Cirque Peak, 12,000 feet, on the Olancha quadrangle in California, Sept. 1907. Handwritten notes on album caption: Olancha quad., Inyo County. Mendenhall 678. Index card: Geological Survey party at Cirque Peak. Inyo County/Tulare County, California. 1907.
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Exposure of overturned beds of the Leeds Creek Member of the Twin Creek limestone in Pigeon Creek, near Levan. Beds, part of an erosional remnant of the Charleston-Nebo thrust plate, are believed to have been tilted up and overturned by the intrusive action of the Arapien shale, exposed along right side of the photo. T.L. Brown (deceased) in geologist viewing beds. Exposure in the S1/2, Sec. 26, T. 14 S., R 1 E. Juab County, Utah. Spring 1982. U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1528, Figure 34-b.
Categories: Image; Tags: Juab County, Utah, photo print
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View northward showing the contact between the Twin Creek strata (near- vertical limestone beds near the center of the photograph) and the Arapien shale (light-gray, slope forming beds along the right side of the photograph). This exposure is along the north face of the valley of Chicken Creek and occupies the W1/2, Sec. 35, T. 14 S., R 1 E., Levan area. Juab County, Utah. Spring 1982.
Categories: Image; Tags: Juab County, Utah, photo print


map background search result map search result map Spanish coquina quarries. Anastasia Island, St Johns County, Florida. 1907. El Capitan from south, the cliff of El Capitan lies near the center, with Guadalupe Peak concealed behind it. Culberson County, Texas. 1945. Lake Peters and Lake Schrader, Sadlerochit River. Canning District, Northern Alaska Region, Alaska. circa 1910. Section of spruce tree showing wave damage, Lituya district, Alaska Gulf region, Alaska. 1954. Wolf is a half-breed wolf dog. Alaska. circa 1925. Geological Survey party at Cirque Creek. Inyo County, California. 1907. Nehalem Falls damsite viewed upstream from the road bridge. Oregon. 1937. Spanish coquina quarries. Anastasia Island, St Johns County, Florida. 1907. El Capitan from south, the cliff of El Capitan lies near the center, with Guadalupe Peak concealed behind it. Culberson County, Texas. 1945. Geological Survey party at Cirque Creek. Inyo County, California. 1907. Section of spruce tree showing wave damage, Lituya district, Alaska Gulf region, Alaska. 1954. Nehalem Falls damsite viewed upstream from the road bridge. Oregon. 1937. Lake Peters and Lake Schrader, Sadlerochit River. Canning District, Northern Alaska Region, Alaska. circa 1910. Wolf is a half-breed wolf dog. Alaska. circa 1925.