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1. A 10,000 Year-Old Oasis--Alley Spring A 10,000 Year-Old Oasis--Alley Spring Spring//1993 Article about the history and prehistory of Alley Spring in the Missouri Ozarks. Article describes its mills since 1869 as well as its unusual geology and remains found of Indians and mastodons.

2. An Introduction to the Geology of Kansas City Missouri An Introduction to the Geology of Kansas City Missouri 1942 A 10 page typewritten article which appeared in "The Kansas City Museum Science Bulletin", December, 1942.

3. Art. IV.--Missouri Art. IV.--Missouri September//1851 Article about the state of Missouri, including its history, government, geography and geology, natural resources and climate, "chief towns" (mentioning Independence, Saint Joseph, and Weston but not Kansas...

4. Base Map of Missouri Base Map of Missouri 1914 Map of Missouri including railroad lines, cities over 5,000, counties and county seats, and elevations.

5. Between Rocks and Hard Places Between Rocks and Hard Places Spring 2006 Article describes the Flint Hills Uplands geological region of the state of Kansas, occurring in a strip roughly from Cowley County in the south to Riley County in the north. The Flint Hills area is one...

6. Biography of Kenneth and Helen Spencer (1902-1982), Industrialist and Benefactor Biography of Kenneth and Helen Spencer (1902-1982), Industrialist and Benefactor 2008

7. Biography of Lamar Hunt (1932-2006), Businesman and Sports Entrepreneur Biography of Lamar Hunt (1932-2006), Businesman and Sports Entrepreneur 2009;

8. Blue Jewels of the Ozarks Blue Jewels of the Ozarks August-September//2000 Article about the natural water springs of Missouri, highlighting the largest and most interesting of the state's total of "3,515 springs, according to Jim Vandike, chief hydrologist for the Division of...

9. Brief Biography of Allen T. Ward [and] Letters of Allen T. Ward Brief Biography of Allen T. Ward [and] Letters of Allen T. Ward May//1967 Illustration, letters (from 1847), and biographical article about Allen Ward, a geology teacher and pioneer miller of Westport dying in 1862 in Paola, Kansas. Raised in Ohio and moving to Independence,...

10. Coal Mining in Missouri Coal Mining in Missouri December, 1932 Series of articles about the coal mining industry in the state of Missouri, with descriptions of the various companies and their mines and several photos of mining plants and machines.

11. Coldwater Quadrangle Coldwater Quadrangle 1930 Topographical map of parts of Madison and Wayne counties in southeast Missouri, including the St. Francis River and Twelvemile Creek, and numerous local mountain peaks. Also included are schools, churches,...

12. Craig Quadrangle Craig Quadrangle 1920 (1939 reprint) Topographical map of parts of Holt County in Missouri and Richardson County, Nebraska, including the towns of Rulo, Nebraska, and Craig, Missouri. Numerous schools, churches, and roads are depicted, as...

13. Dictionary of Missouri Biography Dictionary of Missouri Biography 1999 Biographical sketch of Thomas Robinson Beveridge, or Thomas Beveridge (1918-1978), "state geologist and an ex-officio member of the State Highway Commission" of Missouri from 1955 to 1964. Description...

14. Earthquakes Earthquakes Clippings from newspapers and magazines, mostly about the New Madrid earthquake.

15. Everett Quadrangle Everett Quadrangle 1953 Topographical map of an area south of Harrisonville, Missouri in Cass County. The South Grand River is featured, as well as roads, creeks, and geological formations. Several schools and churches are shown,...

16. First and Second Annual Reports of the Geological Survey of Missouri First and Second Annual Reports of the Geological Survey of Missouri //1855 Numerous illustrations in the book by R. B. Price (artist on the Geological Survey of Missouri in 1855) depicting geological features or layers of rock and soil in Missouri, including the Missouri River...

17. Fossil Foraging Fossil Foraging August 2008 Photos and article about Missouri's top ten hunting grounds for fossils. The Kansas City metro area, one of the ten, "has marine fossils in quarries, road cuts, and outcrops. Fossils lie in exposed limestone...

18. Garland Carr Broadhead Garland Carr Broadhead January//1915 Photo and biographical article about Garland Carr Broadhead, or Garland Broadhead (1827-1912), former assistant state geologist of Missouri and railroad engineer for the Kansas City area. Native of Virginia...

19. Geologic Cross Sections of Kansas City and Jackson County Geologic Cross Sections of Kansas City and Jackson County n.d. Six cross sections of areas of Jackson County, Missouri, and Kansas City, Missouri, illustrate altitude above sea level and types of bedrock. Labels display locations of creeks and rivers, as well as major...

20. Geologic Map of Kansas Geologic Map of Kansas 1937 Map of the state of Kansas includes detailed information about prevailing bedrock types throughout the state. Overlayed on this information are city locations, county lines, a section numbering grid, and...