Historical Publication

AGC/AGS Series Historical Publication
Number Series HP-2
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

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Contact Information

Arkansas Geological Survey
5301 Northshore Drive
North Little Rock, Arkansas 72118
(501) 296-1877

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