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A series of columnar sections constructed from surface observations and the records of eleven oil wells situated between Bradford in McKean County and Ridgway in Elk County showing the relation of the lower caboniferous coal beds to the Bradford oil producing sand and the thickening of the sub conglomerate rocks

Title
A series of columnar sections constructed from surface observations and the records of eleven oil wells situated between Bradford in McKean County and Ridgway in Elk County showing the relation of the lower caboniferous coal beds to the Bradford oil producing sand and the thickening of the sub conglomerate rocks / J.P. Lesley, state geologist, Chas. A. Ashburner, asst. geologist, A.W. Sheafer, aid.
Author
Pennsylvania. Board of Commissioners for the Second Geological Survey, creator, publisher.
Publication
  • [Harrisburg, Pa.] : [Board of Commissioners for the Second Geological Survey], 1879.
  • New York : Julius Bien, lith.
  • [Harrisburg, Pa.] : Lane S. Hart, state printer

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Details

Additional Authors
  • Lesley, J. P. (J. Peter), 1819-1903.
  • Ashburner, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1854-1889.
  • Sheafer, A. W. (Arthur Whitcomb), 1856-1943.
  • Hart, Lane S.
  • Bien, Julius, 1826-1909
Description
12 sections on 1 sheet : color; sheet 77 x 80 cm
Series Statement
Second Geological Survey of Pennsylvania, report of progress ; R
Uniform Title
Report of progress (Geological Survey of Pennsylvania) ; report R, plate no. 11.
Alternative Title
  • Relation of the lower carboniferous coal beds to the Bradford oil producing sand and the thickening of the sub conglomerate rocks
  • Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018). US198.3.05
Subjects
Genre/Form
Geological cross-sections.
Note
  • Relief shown by spot heights.
  • At head of title: Second Geological Survey of Pennsylvania, report of progress R. 1879.
  • "Caboniferous" in title should be "carboniferous."
  • "Vertical scale of sections, 100 feet to 1 inch. Note: The horizontal scale between the centers of the sections is 1 1/2 miles to 1 inch."
  • In upper right margin: Report R, plate no. XI.
  • Includes notes, table of "Geographical position of oil wells," and "Skeleton map showing the location of the oil wells."
Indexed In (note)
  • New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division,
Linking Entry (note)
  • From The geology of McKean County and its connection with that of Cameron, Elk and Forest counties / by Chas. A. Ashburner. (Report of progress / Second Geological Survey of Pennsylvania ; R)
Call Number
Map Div. 17-5130
OCLC
967348751
Author
Pennsylvania. Board of Commissioners for the Second Geological Survey, creator, publisher.
Title
A series of columnar sections constructed from surface observations and the records of eleven oil wells situated between Bradford in McKean County and Ridgway in Elk County showing the relation of the lower caboniferous coal beds to the Bradford oil producing sand and the thickening of the sub conglomerate rocks / J.P. Lesley, state geologist, Chas. A. Ashburner, asst. geologist, A.W. Sheafer, aid.
Publisher
[Harrisburg, Pa.] : [Board of Commissioners for the Second Geological Survey], 1879.
Manufacturer
New York : Julius Bien, lith.
[Harrisburg, Pa.] : Lane S. Hart, state printer
Cartographic Data
Scale 1:95,040. Vertical scale 1:1,200 (W 78°57ʹ21ʺ--W 78°12ʹ12ʺ/N 42°06ʹ10ʺ--N 41°23ʹ45ʺ).
Type of Content
cartographic image
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
sheet
Series
Second Geological Survey of Pennsylvania, report of progress ; R
Report of progress (Geological Survey of Pennsylvania) ; report R, plate no. 11.
Indexed In:
New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 7, page 638, column c, no. 1
Linking Entry
From The geology of McKean County and its connection with that of Cameron, Elk and Forest counties / by Chas. A. Ashburner. (Report of progress / Second Geological Survey of Pennsylvania ; R)
Source
US198.3.05
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Place of Publication
United States Pennsylvania Harrisburg.
Added Author
Lesley, J. P. (J. Peter), 1819-1903.
Ashburner, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1854-1889.
Sheafer, A. W. (Arthur Whitcomb), 1856-1943.
Hart, Lane S., printer.
Bien, Julius, 1826-1909, lithographer.
Added Title
Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018). US198.3.05
Related To
Ashburner, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1854-1889. Geology of McKean County and its connection with that of Cameron, Elk and Forest counties (OCoLC)318441681
Research Call Number
Map Div. 17-5130 [Filed with Pa., part of, 1879]
Map Div. 17-5130
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