Prince George's County: Atlas

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Johns Hopkins Press, 1911 - Geology - 235 pages
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WOW! I mean W-O-W! This Geological Survey is by FAR the BEST standardized documentation of any government issued survey I have ever read! As I spent countless nights and weekends studying every individual letter of this 235 page report, I was in awe of the advanced digitization provided by the Google company, in addition, the mere craftsmanship and composition of the wonderful paper is just astounding... 

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Page 45 - TYSON, PHILIP T. Second Report of Philip T. Tyson, State Agricultural Chemist, to the House of Delegates of Maryland, Jan., 1862.
Page 191 - September 21, and the average date of the last killing frost in the spring is May 14.
Page 60 - BIBBINS, ARTHUR. Notes on the Paleontology of the Potomac Formations. Johns Hopkins Univ. Circ., vol. xv, 1895, pp. 17-20. The author describes the occurrence of cycads and other plant remains in the Potomac deposits of Maryland. The Contee and Muirkirk localities are described in detail. CLARK, WB Cretaceous Deposits of the Northern Half of the Atlantic Coastal Plain.
Page 63 - Outline of present knowledge of the physical features of Maryland, embracing an account of the physiography, geology, and mineral resources.
Page 35 - ... of the United States, from a personal inspection of some of its strata, and the perusal of most of the publications •which bear a reference to it, I wish to suggest that what is termed the alluvial formation in the geological maps of Messrs. Maclure and Cleveland is identical and contemporaneous with the newer Secondary and Tertiary formations of France, England, Spain, Germany, Italy, Hungary, Poland, Iceland, Egypt, and Hindostan.
Page 48 - HEILPRIN, ANGELO. On the Stratigraphical Evidence Afforded by the Tertiary Fossils of the Peninsula of Maryland.
Page 57 - WOOLMAN, LEWIS. Artesian wells and water-bearing horizons of Southern New Jersey (with a "note on the extension southward of diatomaceous clays and the occurrence there of flowing artesian wells.") New Jersey Geol. Surv., Kept.
Page 51 - The mineral springs of the United States: Bull. US Geol. Survey No. 32, 1886.
Page 59 - NH An outline of the Cenozoic History of a Portion of the Middle Atlantic Slope.
Page 65 - SHATTUCK, GEORGE BURBANK. The Pleistocene Problem of the North Atlantic Coastal Plain. Johns Hopkins Univ. Circ., vol. xx, 1901, pp.

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