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Form a panorama of Big Horn Hot Spring, Thermopolis; looking east across Big Horn River and the terraces of travertine to the "Red Beds' which are inclined southward on the flank of a sharp anticline whose apex lies to the left. From this anticline 18,600,000 gallons of sulphur water issues every 24 hours, having a temperature of 135 degrees F, and carrying calcium carbonate and other mineral matter in solution. In the distance in order from left to right, are the older Chugwater red beds, the Alcova marine limestone, gypsum and shale of the upper part of the Chugwater, the marine Sundance formation, (the basal sandstone is absent here), the Morrison formation and the sandstone correlated with the lower sandstone...
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Conglomeratic sandstone regarded by the writer as the base of the Cloverly formation south of Hyattville, resting on the carbonaceous shale, which separates it from the Morrison. Big Horn County, Wyoming. 1922. Plate 34-C in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 149. 1927.
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North wall of North Platte canyon south of Douglas; showing evenly stratified Chugwater red beds; the light colored basal sandstone of the Sundance formation is about 100 feet thick; the three younger members of the Sundance in a series of step like ledges; a smooth slope occupied by the Morrison formation; and at the top the sandstone that is correlated with the Dakota group of the section at Bellvue, Colorado. Converse County, Wyoming. 1922. Plate 23-A in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 149. 1927.
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Form a panorama of Big Horn Hot Spring, Thermopolis; looking east across Big Horn River and the terraces of travertine to the "Red Beds' which are inclined southward on the flank of a sharp anticline whose apex lies to the left. From this anticline 18,600,000 gallons of sulphur water issues every 24 hours, having a temperature of 135 degrees F, and carrying calcium carbonate and other mineral matter in solution. In the distance in order from left to right, are the older Chugwater red beds, the Alcova marine limestone, gypsum and shale of the upper part of the Chugwater, the marine Sundance formation, (the basal sandstone is absent here), the Morrison formation and the sandstone correlated with the lower sandstone...
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Form a panorama of Big Horn Hot Spring, Thermopolis; looking east across Big Horn River and the terraces of travertine to the "Red Beds' which are inclined southward on the flank of a sharp anticline whose apex lies to the left. From this anticline 18,600,000 gallons of sulphur water issues every 24 hours, having a temperature of 135 degrees F, and carrying calcium carbonate and other mineral matter in solution. In the distance in order from left to right, are the older Chugwater red beds, the Alcova marine limestone, gypsum and shale of the upper part of the Chugwater, the marine Sundance formation, (the basal sandstone is absent here), the Morrison formation and the sandstone correlated with the lower sandstone...
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North face of Goose Egg Mountain, near Casper; showing the light colored rocks in the lower part of the "Red Beds" the Embar of the oil men; evenly bedded overlying the red bed of the Chugwater formation in the steep slope; the ledge of Alcova limestone, which contains fossil invertebrates of probable Triassic age; and the younger formations up to early Cretaceous, which forms the crest. Natrona County, Wyoming. 1922. Plate 19-B, with graphics, in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 149. 1927.
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Limestone near the base of the "Red Beds" overlying red shale at the west end of Casper Mountain: fossils of Permian age were found here. These beds have been provisionally correlated with the Forelle limestone and Satanka shale. Natrona County, Wyoming. 1922. Plate16-A in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 149. 1927.
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Alcova limestone about 3 miles southeast of Alcova; shows its characteristic appearance in ledges above slopes of soft red sandstone and shale. Natrona County, Wyoming. 1922. Plate 21-A in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 149. 1927.
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Alcova limestone southeast of Alcova; a near view of the limestone on North Platte River, showing details of bedding, where invertebrates of probable Triassic age were found in it. Natrona County, Wyoming. 1922. Plate 21-B in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 149. 1927.
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Base if Morrison formation near Alcova, a soft friable gray sandstone, 60 feet thick, resting unconformably on marine Sundance beds and overlain by typical variegated shale of the Morrison formation. Natrona County, Wyoming. 1922. Plate 28-A, with graphics, in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 149. 1927.
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Bluff near No Wood, showing conglomeratic sandstone of lower part of Cloverly formation resting on Morrison shale. Wyoming. 1922. Plate 34-A in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 149. 1927.
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Light colored Sundance sandstone resting unconformably on Chugwater red beds about 1 mile northeast of Alcova. Natrona County, Wyoming. 1922. Plate 27-A, with graphics, in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 149. 1927.
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Near view of bluff near No Wood: showing irregular plane of contact between Morrison and Cloverly formations. Wyoming. 1922. Plate 34-B in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 149. 1927.
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Form a panorama of Big Horn Hot Spring, Thermopolis; looking east across Big Horn River and the terraces of travertine to the "Red Beds' which are inclined southward on the flank of a sharp anticline whose apex lies to the left. From this anticline 18,600,000 gallons of sulphur water issues every 24 hours, having a temperature of 135 degrees F, and carrying calcium carbonate and other mineral matter in solution. In the distance in order from left to right, are the older Chugwater red beds, the Alcova marine limestone, gypsum and shale of the upper part of the Chugwater, the marine Sundance formation, (the basal sandstone is absent here), the Morrison formation and the sandstone correlated with the lower sandstone...
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Near view of the lower sandstone member of the Sundance formation, in same locality as photo 1901, the sandstone is massive, vertically jointed, and nearly 100 feet thick. The softer shaly beds of the marine Sundance appear at left. Converse County, Wyoming. 1922. Plate 23-B in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 149. 1927.
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A scalloped hogback near Iron Mountain; showing outcrops of light colored limestone and dark red sandstone and shale of the Casper formation, the scalloped appearance is due to erosion on the inclined layers of limestone and shale. Laramie County, Wyoming. 1922. Plate 11-B in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 149. 1927.
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Canyon of the North Platte River near Pathfinder: the Cambrian quartzite (Deadwood formation) crops out at the river level. The Madison limestone rests unconformably on it, and unconformably beneath red beds of the Amsden formation. The well-stratified beds in the upper part of the walls are the upper part of the Amsden and the Tensleep sandstone. Carbon County, Wyoming. 1922. Plate 12-B in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 149. 1927.
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Bluff southeast of Cody; showing dark shale between Morrison formation and the Cloverly formation; Sundance formation. Park County, Wyoming. 1922. Plate 35-B, with graphics, in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 149. 1927.
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Limestone near the base of the "Red beds" upturned to a nearly vertical position near Horse Creek; correlated with the Forelle limestone of Laramie Basin. Laramie County, Wyoming. 1922. Plate 15-A in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 149. 1927.
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Red rocks of the middle part of the Cloverly formation near Sheldon Ranch, northeast of Greybull; showing the "badland" forms of erosion characteristic of this formation. Big Horn County, Wyoming. 1922. Plate 35-A in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 149. 1927.


map background search result map search result map Limestone near the base of the "Red beds" upturned to a nearly vertical position near Horse Creek; correlated with the Forelle limestone of Laramie Basin. Laramie County, Wyoming. 1922. A scalloped hogback near Iron Mountain; showing outcrops of light colored limestone and dark red sandstone and shale of the Casper formation. Laramie County, Wyoming. 1922. North wall of North Platte canyon south of Douglas. Converse County, Wyoming. 1922. Near view of the lower sandstone member of the Sundance formation. Converse County, Wyoming. 1922. Canyon of the North Platte River near Pathfinder: the Cambrian quartzite (Deadwood formation). Carbon County, Wyoming. 1922. Limestone near the base of the "Red Beds" overlying red shale at the west end of Casper Mountain: fossils of Permian age were found here. Natrona County, Wyoming. 1922. North face of Goose Egg Mountain, near Casper. Natrona County, Wyoming. 1922. Alcova limestone about 3 miles southeast of Alcova. Natrona County, Wyoming. 1922. Alcova limestone southeast of Alcova; a near view of the limestone on North Platte River, showing details of bedding, where invertebrates of probable Triassic age were found.  Natrona County, Wyoming. 1922. Base if Morrison formation near Alcova, a soft friable gray sandstone, 60 feet thick, resting unconformably on marine Sundance beds.  Natrona County, Wyoming. 1922. Light colored Sundance sandstone resting unconformably on Chugwater red beds about 1 mile northeast of Alcova. Natrona County, Wyoming. 1922. Red rocks of the middle part of the Cloverly formation near Sheldon Ranch, northeast of Greybull. Big Horn County, Wyoming. 1922. Form a panorama of Big Horn Hot Spring, Thermopolis. Hot Springs County, Wyoming. 1922 Form a panorama of Big Horn Hot Spring, Thermopolis. Hot Springs County, Wyoming. 1922. Form a panorama of Big Horn Hot Spring, Thermopolis. Hot Springs County, Wyoming. 1922. Form a panorama of Big Horn Hot Spring, Thermopolis. Hot Springs County, Wyoming. 1922. Bluff near No Wood, showing conglomeratic sandstone of lower part of Cloverly formation resting on Morrison shale. Wyoming. 1922. Near view of bluff near No Wood: showing irregular plane of contact between Morrison and Cloverly formations. Wyoming. 1922. Conglomeratic sandstone, the base of the Cloverly formation south of Hyattville. Big Horn County, Wyoming. 1922. Bluff southeast of Cody; showing dark shale between Morrison formation and the Cloverly formation; Sundance formation. Park County, Wyoming. 1922. Limestone near the base of the "Red beds" upturned to a nearly vertical position near Horse Creek; correlated with the Forelle limestone of Laramie Basin. Laramie County, Wyoming. 1922. A scalloped hogback near Iron Mountain; showing outcrops of light colored limestone and dark red sandstone and shale of the Casper formation. Laramie County, Wyoming. 1922. Form a panorama of Big Horn Hot Spring, Thermopolis. Hot Springs County, Wyoming. 1922 Form a panorama of Big Horn Hot Spring, Thermopolis. Hot Springs County, Wyoming. 1922. Form a panorama of Big Horn Hot Spring, Thermopolis. Hot Springs County, Wyoming. 1922. Form a panorama of Big Horn Hot Spring, Thermopolis. Hot Springs County, Wyoming. 1922. Red rocks of the middle part of the Cloverly formation near Sheldon Ranch, northeast of Greybull. Big Horn County, Wyoming. 1922. Conglomeratic sandstone, the base of the Cloverly formation south of Hyattville. Big Horn County, Wyoming. 1922. North wall of North Platte canyon south of Douglas. Converse County, Wyoming. 1922. Near view of the lower sandstone member of the Sundance formation. Converse County, Wyoming. 1922. Limestone near the base of the "Red Beds" overlying red shale at the west end of Casper Mountain: fossils of Permian age were found here. Natrona County, Wyoming. 1922. North face of Goose Egg Mountain, near Casper. Natrona County, Wyoming. 1922. Alcova limestone about 3 miles southeast of Alcova. Natrona County, Wyoming. 1922. Alcova limestone southeast of Alcova; a near view of the limestone on North Platte River, showing details of bedding, where invertebrates of probable Triassic age were found.  Natrona County, Wyoming. 1922. Base if Morrison formation near Alcova, a soft friable gray sandstone, 60 feet thick, resting unconformably on marine Sundance beds.  Natrona County, Wyoming. 1922. Light colored Sundance sandstone resting unconformably on Chugwater red beds about 1 mile northeast of Alcova. Natrona County, Wyoming. 1922. Canyon of the North Platte River near Pathfinder: the Cambrian quartzite (Deadwood formation). Carbon County, Wyoming. 1922. Bluff near No Wood, showing conglomeratic sandstone of lower part of Cloverly formation resting on Morrison shale. Wyoming. 1922. Near view of bluff near No Wood: showing irregular plane of contact between Morrison and Cloverly formations. Wyoming. 1922. Bluff southeast of Cody; showing dark shale between Morrison formation and the Cloverly formation; Sundance formation. Park County, Wyoming. 1922.