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AGC/AGS Series Miscellaneous Publication
Number Series MP-26
Title The Slates of Arkansas
Author (s) A.H.Purdue
Date 1909
General Description

This book contains discussions on the following topics:

It includes:

  • Historic data relating to the slate industry
  • General considerations relating to slate
  • Geology of the arkansas slate area
  • Description of the Arkansas slates
  • Tests of the Arkansas slate
  • Notes on quarries, prospects, and outcrops
  • List of 7 Plates

*Includes: 105 pages

Availability Yes.  PDF copy.
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Online Version The Slates of AR; MP-26 pdf (53.2 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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