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Guide to the Bailey Willis Geological Formations Photographs
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Box 1, Folder 1

Pages 1-3:

 

41. Columnar basalt. O'Rourke's quarry, Orange Mountain, New Jersey

 

67? The Shenandoah River near Harper's Ferry

 

50. Middle quarry, Penryn Slate Company. Bedding of roofing slate coincident with cleavage

 

48. Cliffs in Topmans Gulch, Jefferson County, New York

 

57. Cherty layers interbedded with shales, eight miles below Quebec, Canada

 

42. Columnar basalt. O'Rourke's quarry, Orange Mountain, New Jersey. North end of quarry

Box 1, Folder 2

Pages 4-6:

 

68? Potomac near Harper's Ferry. Note that the strata stand on end

 

88. Monoclinal ridge. Colorado City, Colorado. Triassic and Jurassic

 

140. Gravel spit near Mackinaw Island, Lake Michigan

 

218. The cinder cone from the east, Lake Bidwell, Lassen County, California

 

214. Sandstone dike penetrating Cretaceous shales, Dry Creek, California

 

216. Lava field and cinder cone looking southwest across Lake Bidwell, Lassen County, California; Lassen Peak in the distance

Box 1, Folder 3

Pages 7-9:

 

45. Vertical columns of basalt with spheroidal parting and transverse structure. O'Rourke's quarry, Orange Mountain, New Jersey.

 

43. Columnar basalt. South end of O'Rourke's quarry, Orange Mountain, New Jersey

 

251. Overturned anticline in Massanutten beds, Panther Gap, Virginia; looking south

 

401. Fault in the Gering formation half a mile north of Rutland siding, south of Crawford, Nebraska; looking west

 

22. Anticlinal fold in Levis terrace, about Levis Station, Quebec, Canada

 

23. Folding of shales and sandstone, south shore of the St. Lawrence River nine miles below Quebec

Box 1, Folder 4

Pages 10-12:

 

37. Brecciated limestone conglomerate. Highgate Falls, Vermont

 

589. Folds in Cambrian sandstones and shales. Doe River, Tennessee

 

27. Fold in Brown sandstone near Hancock, West Virginia

 

26. Arched strata on Chesepeak [sic] and Ohio Canal near Hancock, West Virginia

 

520. Protoceras sandstone area, Big Bad Lands, South Dakota, 1898

 

525. the Pulpit, Big Bad Lands, South Dakota, 1898

Box 1, Folder 5

Pages 13-15:

 

441. Toadstool Park, northwest of Adelia, Sioux County, Nebraska

 

327. Erosion by wind-blown sand; three miles northeast of Freeport, Banner County, Nebraska

 

868. Plicated layers of thin bedded chert in limestone

 

841. Lower Cambrian quartzite showing vertical cleavage in massive layers and interbedded thin layers without cleavage. Inyo County, California

 

595. Concretions in the Laramie sandstone, Weston County, Wyoming

Box 1, Folder 6

Pages 16-18:

 

206. image missing

 

209. Sandstone dikes cutting Cretaceous shales on Roaring River, Shasta County, California

 

55. image missing

 

145. Beach or bar joining Empire and Sleeping Bar bluffs on Lake Michigan

 

176. Upturned lower shaley beds of the Helderberg formation at Wilbur, New York; looking north [large advertisement for performance of Uncle Tom's cabin visible on shed]

 

157. Falls over Pentamerus and Tentaculite beds. South Bethlehem near Albany, New York; looking south

Box 1, Folder 7

Pages 19-21:

 

427. Sandstone columns of erosion. Garden of the Gods, Colorado, 1898

 

223. Anticlinal fold in the Lewiston limestone and Monterey sandstone. North Fork of the Potomac River, two miles south of Hopeville, West Virginia; looking north

 

210. Group of sandstone dikes on the North Fork of Cottonwood Creek, Shasta County, California

 

47. Table Mountain near Golden, Colorado

 

211. Group of sandstone dikes on the North Fork of Cottonwood Creek, Shasta County, California

 

226. Near view of lava blocks on the edge of the lava fields near Lake Bidwell, Lassen County, California. The lava is basalt

Box 1, Folder 8

Pages 22-24:

 

430. Cathedral Spires. Garden of the Gods, Colorado

 

434. Titanotheriun beds, two miles east of Adelia, Sioux County, Nebraska

 

368. Toadstool Park, three miles northwest of Adelia, Sioux County, Nebraska. Thin sandstone layers in clays of Big Bad Lands series

 

505. Pass over which Flour Trail crosses the Big Bad Lands. High level Pleistocene gravel in the foreground

 

222. Anticline fold in the Lewiston limestone and Monterey sandstone, north fork of the Potomac River, two miles south of Hopeville, West Virginia; looking north

 

254. Dakota sands in a pit just south of Bennett, Nebraska (note in pencil: "false bedding")

Box 1, Folder 9

Pages 25-27:

 

213. Sandstone dike penetrating Cretaceous shales, Dry Creek, California

 

205. Sandstone dike penetrating Cretaceous shales. Dry Creek, Tehama County, California

 

865. Plicated layers of thin bedded chert in limestone

 

867. Plicated layers of thin bedded chert in limestone

 

465. Granite Needles, near Harney's Peak, Black Hills, South Dakota, 1898

 

469. The Needles. Southern Group, near Harney's Peak, Black Hills, South Dakota, 1898

Box 1, Folder 10

Pages 28-30:

 

35. Seams in limestone filled with calcite

 

36. Seams in limestone filled with calcite

 

507. Big Bad Lands north of Flour Trail, South Dakota

 

519. Protoceras area, Big Bad Lands, South Dakota, 1898

 

177. Cement rock and sand rock railroad cut one mile south of Whiteport Station, New York: looking north (note in pencil: "beds folded and eroded")

 

182. Arch at High Falls, Ulster County, New York, looking northwest

Box 1, Folder 11

Pages 31-33:

 

87. Jurassic rocks. Como, Wyoming

 

84. Triassic sandstone. Garden of the Gods, Colorado

 

142. Spit on Train Island, Lake Superior

 

242. Exfoliated granite dome in Tuolumne County, California

 

121. Forest killed by drifting sand. Lake Michigan

 

144. I recurved spit, duck Point, Grand Traverse Bay, Lake Michigan

Box 1, Folder 12

Pages 34-35:

 

1189. Exfoliated granite, crest of the Sierra Nevada mountains (note in pencil: "no bedding")

 

1198. Wind ripples on sand, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco

 

1190. Wind ripples on sand, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco

 

54. Boulders of decomposition formed by the decay of basalt. Table Mountain, Golden, Colorado, (note in pencil: "no bedding") 1884

 

1175. Potholes in the granite of the canon of the North Fork of the Mokelumne River, California

Box 1, Folder 13

Pages 36-37:

 

25. Section of anticlinal ridge near Dunkirk, New York. Devonian black shale

 

128. Old lake shore near Pierrepoint, New York

 

115. Shore of Lake Ontario, Pillar Point, New York. Typical glacial surface

 

669. "Point Pots." Near Fountain Geyser in the Yellowstone National Park, 1899

 

113. Striated limestone boulder from Norway, Iowa (half natural size)

Box 2

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