Eastern Nevada Geological Society Records
Scope and Contents
Correspondence and other business records detailing activities and members of the Society.
- Eastern Nevada Geological Society (Creator, Organization)
Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.
Society organized in early 1950's with membership primarily composed of petroleum geologists based in Ely, Nevada. Activities included monthly meetings, field trips, symposia, and publications pertaining to the geology of eastern Nevada and western Utah. The society disbanded in 1975 after mining companies closed their regional offices.
0.4 Linear Feet (12 folders)
Language of Materials
Correspondence and other business records detailing activities and members of the Society. The collection contains material from 1950-1975 created by the Eastern Nevada Geological Society.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by R. A. Breitrick via Arthur Baker III, dean of Mackay School of Mines on November 2, 1977.
- Guide to the Records of the Eastern Nevada Geological Society
- circa 1977
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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