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Page 234 - REPORT OF PROGRESS IN THE CAMBRIA AND SOMERSET DISTRICT OF THE BITUMINOUS COAL FIELDS of Western Pennsylvania — 1875. By F. and WG Platt. Pp. 194...
Page 96 - ... would produce. The exact height and diameter are consequently difficult to determine, but it would appear that they had originally been from four to fifteen feet in height and perhaps four times those measures in diameter. All of the largest mounds and several of the smaller are upon the high ground, from one hundred and twenty to one hundred and fifty feet above the river. The rest are on the slope between it and the river. I selected for examination one of several similar mounds, which were...
Page 235 - Riffles, &c., in and around Pennsylvania ; with map ; pp. 279. By Charles Allen. Price, $0 70 ; postage, $0 15. O. CATALOGUE OF THE GEOLOGICAL MUSUEM — 1874-5-6-7. By Charles E. Hall. Part I. Collection of Rock Specimens. Nos. 1 to 4,264.
Page 235 - Martyn Chance, with colored geological map of county, a map of the Anticlinals and OIL BELT, a contoured map of the Old River Channel at Parker, 83 local sections figured in the text, and 4 page plates. Price, $0 43 ; postage, $0 12.
Page 233 - A. HISTORICAL SKETCH OF GEOLOGICAL EXPLORATIONS in Pennsylvania and other States. By JP Lesley. With appendix, containing Annual Reports for 1874 and 1875 ; pp. 226, 8vo. Price in paper, $0 25 ; postage, $0 06.
Page iv - Topographical Assistant, for mapping the Easton-Reading range. FRANKLIN PLATT — Geologist in charge of the Survey of the coal fields of Tioga, Bradford, Potter, Ly coming, and Sullivan counties.
Page iv - WG PLATT — Geologist in charge of the Survey of Armstrong and Jefferson counties. RH SANDERS — Topographical Assistant in Dauphin, Lebanon and Berks counties. IC WHITE — Geologist in charge of the Survey of Crawford and Erie counties.
Page iv - JF CARLL — Geologist in charge of the Survey of the Oil Regions. HM CHANCE — Geologist to report on the Mining of the Anthracite coal fields.