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Page 246 - By F. and WG Platt. Pp. 194, illustrated with 84 wood-cuts and 4 maps and sections. Part I. Cambria. Price, $1 00 ; postage, $0 12.
Page 247 - Geology of the OIL REGIONS OF WARREN, VENANGO, CLARION, AND BUTLER COUNTIES, including surveys of the GARLAND and PANAMA CONGLOMERATES in Warren and Crawford counties, and in Chautauqua county.
Page 245 - Harrisburg, and the prices have been fixed as follows, in accordance with the terms of the act: PRICES OF REPORTS. 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.
Page 248 - Parti. The Northern Townships of Butler county. Part II. A special survey made in 1875, along the Beaver and Shenango rivers, in Beaver, Lawrence, and Mercer Counties. 8 vo., pp. 248, with 4 maps, 1 profile section and 154 vertical sections. By H. Martyn Chance. Price, $0 70 ; postage, $0 15.
Page 248 - REPORT OF PROGRESS IN 1877. The Geology of LAWRENCE COUNTY, to which is appended a Special Report on the CORRELATION OF THE COAL MEASURES in Western Pennsylvania and Eastern Ohio. 8 vo., pp. 336, with a colored Geological Map of the county, and 134 vertical sections. By IC White. Price, $0 70 ; postage, $0 15.
Page 248 - Q. REPORT OF PROGRESS IN THE BEAVER RIVER DISTRICT OF THE BITUMINOUS COAL FIELDS OF WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA. By IC White; pp. 337, illustrated with 3 Geological maps of parts of Beaver, Butler, and Allegheny Counties, and 21 plates of vertical sections — 1875. Price, $1 40 ; postage, $0 20.
Page 25 - Glace, and thus escaped its action — the outlook over the surrounding country, lying from 500' to 1000' beneath, suggests the thought that much of it may have been removed by ice. 2200' AT is the greatest elevation at which I have observed direct evidence of glaciation, either in the shape of morainic debris or striated rock surfaces. All higher summits which I have examined are destitute of Drift deposits. South 20° west (mag.) is the general direction of the scratches, or striae, on the hard...
Page 246 - REPORT OF PROGRESS IN THE CLEARFIELD AND JEFFERSON DISTRICT OF THE BITUMINOUS COAL FIELDS of Western Pennsylvania — 1874. By Franklin Platt. 8vo., pp.
Page 247 - WARREN, VENANGO, CLARION, AND BUTLER COUNTIES, including surveys of the Garland and Panama Conglomerates in Warren and Crawford, and in Chautauqua county, New York. Descriptions of oil well rig and tools, and a discussion of the preglaoial and postglacial drainage of the Lake Erie country.