Willard Rouse Jillson Geology of the Mintonville Dome manuscript

Abstract

The Willard Rouse Jillson Geology of the Mintonville Dome manuscript (dated 1962; 0.23 cubic feet; 1 box) contains the proofs and rough draft typescript of this book.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Willard Rouse Jillson Geology of the Mintonville Dome manuscript
Creator
Jillson, Willard Rouse, 1890-1975
Extent
0.23 Cubic Feet
Subjects
Geological maps.
Proofs (Printing)
Geology -- Kentucky.
Arrangement
Collection is arranged by format.
Finding Aid Author
Amanda M. Reeve
Preferred Citation
62m78 : [identification of item], Willard Rouse Jillson Geology of the Mintonville Dome manuscript, 1962, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Kentucky geologist and historian, Willard Rouse Jillson (1890-1975) authored over 300 geological texts and numerous works pertaining to Kentucky history. Jillson served as the State Geologist of Kentucky from 1919-1932 as well as the director of the Sixth Kentucky Geological Survey from 1920-1921. Additionally, he taught geology at the University of Kentucky in 1918 and at Transylvania University in 1947. He died in 1975.
Scope and Content
The Willard Rouse Jillson Geology of the Mintonville Dome manuscript (dated 1962; 0.23 cubic feet; 1 box) contains the proofs and rough draft typescript of this book. The proofs and typescript are annotated by the author. The book was printed by the Roberts Printing Company in Frankfort Kentucky, 1962. This book discusses the location of the Dome, the field work done while at the Dome, and other geological surveying done of the Dome.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Access Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
Use Restrictions
The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.

Contents of the Collection

Typescript, 1962

  • Box 1, folder 1
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Proofs, 1962

  • Box 1, folder 2
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