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AGC/AGS Series Annual Reports
Number Series AR-1890-V3
Title Annual Report 1890 Vol 3: Whetstones and the Novaculites of Arkansas
Author (s) I.S. Griswold
Date 1890
General Description

This annual report contains:

  • The early history of whetstones
  • The history of whetstones in North America
  • The geographic distributions of rocks used for whetstones
  • The methods of using whetstones
  • The manufacture and statistics of whetstones
  • Economics of the Arkansas whetstones
  • Petrography of the novaculites and allied rocks
  • The chemistry of the novaculites
  • Origin of novaculites of AR
  • Geography and topography of the novaculite area
  • General geology of the novaculite area
  • Detailed geology of the novaculite area
  • Economic features of the novaculite area
  • Fossils of the novaculite area

*Includes: 243 pages;

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Online Version Annual Report Volume 3, 1890 pdf (103 MB)
Contact Information Arkansas Geological Survey
3815 West Roosevelt Road
Little Rock, AR  72204
(501) 296-1877 or  (501) 296-1878

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