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Album caption: Photomicrograph of metadiorite, north slope of Clingmans Dome. Finer grained metadiorite showing micrographic quartz and oligoclase interstitial to zoned plagioclase, all penetrated by hornblende. The opaque areas are magnetite. Crossed nicols. Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Swain County, North Carolina. ca. 1950. No index card. Published as Figure 27-A in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional Paper 349-B. 1963.
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Album caption and index card: Augen gneiss of the basement complex. Coarse augen gneiss in the bed of Raven Fork below Breakneck Ridge. Knife, 3.3 inches long, lies on metasandstone inclusion; other fine-grained layers are mylonitic. Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Ravensford quadrangle, Swain County, North Carolina. ca. 1950. Published as Figure 3-A in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional Paper 349-B. 1963.
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Index card: Andrews Bald. (A "bald" is a grassy area in otherwise densely forested mountains). Great Smoky Mountains, Swain County, North Carolina. January 1953.
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Album caption and index card: Grass balds, view east from center of Spence Field toward Thunderhead. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. March 5, 1953.
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Album caption and index card: Noland Divide, Clingmans Dome road. Area of concretions. View of joint face from which a one-inch quartz-carbonate vein has been partly stripped. Flash on right. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. March 1952.
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Album caption and index card: Grass balds, southwest side of Spence Field from south side of center. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. March 5, 1953.
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Album caption and index card: Noland Divide, Clingmans Dome road. Area of concretions. View of joint face from which a one-inch quartz-carbonate vein has been partly stripped. Flash on right. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. March 1952.
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Album caption and index card: Forney Ridge and Nantahala Mountains from Clingmans Dome. View south from Clingmans Dome road. Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Swain County, North Carolina. April 1953. Note: Panorama with photo nos. hwb00179, hwb00180.
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Album caption and index card: Metasedimentary inclusions in augen gneiss of the basement complex. Metasandstone in gneiss of the Ravensford body, north end of Big Cove. Southwestward-facing joint showing tongues of augen gneiss and isolated porphyroblasts of feldspar in metasandstone. The lower part of the ledge is typical of the coarser northern phase of the Ravensford body. Eastern Great Smoky Mountains, Ravensford quadrangle, Swain County, North Carolina. ca. 1950. Published as Figure 4-A in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional Paper 349-B. 1963.
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Album caption and index card: Folds in Great Smoky Group. Second generation folds in metasandstone and schist, showing absence of axial-plane foliation and parting along folded schistosity. U.S. Highway 19 near Wilmot. Eastern Great Smoky Mountains, Swain County, North Carolina. ca. 1950. Published as Figure 34-A in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional Paper 349-B. 1963.
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Album caption and index card: Gneissic metasandstone and schist showing extreme metamorphic reconstitution in the Ocoee series. The more argillaceious beds consist of segregation lenses of biotite schist and of quartz-feldspar rock similar in composition to the lighter colored metasandstone beds. Small lenses and pods of pegmatite have formed in both types of rock. Roadside quarry on southwest flank of Ela dome. Eastern Great Smoky Mountains. Swain County, North Carolina. ca. 1950. Published as Figure 43 in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional Paper 349-B. 1963.
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Album caption and index card: Plott balsams, Thomas Ridge, and Fork Ridge from near Mount Collins. View south from Clingmans Dome road. Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Swain County, North Carolina. April 1953. Note: Panorama with photo no. hwb00177.
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Album caption: Smoky Mountains from the east end of Mt. Collins; looking N 20° W. 1902. Index card: Panorama with 289. Swain County, North Carolina. 1902. Note: Panorama with kei00285, kei00286, kei00287, kei00288, kei00289.
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Album caption and index card: Grass balds, view east along Spence Field toward Thunderhead. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. March 5, 1953.


map background search result map search result map Plott balsams, Thomas Ridge, and Fork Ridge. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1953. Forney Ridge and Nantahala Mountains from Clingmans Dome. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1953. Augen gneiss of the basement complex, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Ravensford quadrangle, Swain County, North Carolina. Circa 1950. Metasedimentary inclusions in augen gneiss of the basement complex, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Ravensford quadrangle, Swain County, North Carolina. Circa 1950. Photomicrograph of metadiorite, north slope of Clingmans Dome. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. Circa 1950. Folds in Great Smoky Group. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. Circa 1950. Gneissic metasandstone and schist showing extreme metamorphic reconstitution in the Ocoee series. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. Circa 1950. Grass balds, view east along Spence Field. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1953. Grass balds, viewed from southwest side of Spence Field. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1953. Grass balds, viewed east from center of Spence Field. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1953. Group at pit number one with view of grass balds, Spence Field. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1953. View of grass balds and soil pit number two, Spence Field. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1953. Noland Divide, Clingmans Dome road. Area of concretions. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1952. Noland Divide, Clingmans Dome road. Area of concretions. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1952. Great Smoky Mountains near Nantahala. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1934. Smoky Mountains from the east end of Mt. Collins. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1902. Smoky Mountains from the east end of Mt. Collins. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1902. Smoky Mountains from the east end of Mt. Collins. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1902. Andrews Bald. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1953. View from Forney Ridge down Noland Canyon. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1953. Plott balsams, Thomas Ridge, and Fork Ridge. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1953. Forney Ridge and Nantahala Mountains from Clingmans Dome. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1953. Augen gneiss of the basement complex, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Ravensford quadrangle, Swain County, North Carolina. Circa 1950. Metasedimentary inclusions in augen gneiss of the basement complex, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Ravensford quadrangle, Swain County, North Carolina. Circa 1950. Photomicrograph of metadiorite, north slope of Clingmans Dome. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. Circa 1950. Folds in Great Smoky Group. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. Circa 1950. Gneissic metasandstone and schist showing extreme metamorphic reconstitution in the Ocoee series. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. Circa 1950. Grass balds, view east along Spence Field. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1953. Grass balds, viewed from southwest side of Spence Field. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1953. Grass balds, viewed east from center of Spence Field. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1953. Group at pit number one with view of grass balds, Spence Field. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1953. View of grass balds and soil pit number two, Spence Field. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1953. Noland Divide, Clingmans Dome road. Area of concretions. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1952. Noland Divide, Clingmans Dome road. Area of concretions. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1952. Great Smoky Mountains near Nantahala. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1934. Smoky Mountains from the east end of Mt. Collins. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1902. Smoky Mountains from the east end of Mt. Collins. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1902. Smoky Mountains from the east end of Mt. Collins. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1902. Andrews Bald. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1953. View from Forney Ridge down Noland Canyon. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Swain County, North Carolina. 1953.