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Willard Rouse Jillson Geology of the Mintonville Dome, 1962

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Author

Finding aid prepared by Amanda M. Reeve

Title

Willard Rouse Jillson

Geology of the Mintonville Dome

Date

1962

Repository

University of Kentucky Special Collections

Arrangement

Arranged by material type.

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open to researchers by appointment.

Preferred Citation Note

62M78 : [identification of item], Willard Rouse Jillson Geology of the Mintonville Dome, 1962, University of Kentucky Special Collections.

Extent

0.23 Cubic feet

1 box

Abstract

The Willard Rouse Jillson Geology of the Mintonville Dome collection contains the proofs and rough draft typescript of this book.

Biography/History

Willard Rouse Jillson (May 28, 1890 – October 4, 1975) was a Kentucky historian academic, and geologist who authored numerous books on Kentucky politicians and geology matters pertaining to the State. Jillson taught geology in Lexington at the University of Kentucky in 1918 and later at Transylvania University in 1947. He served in various government positions, notably as Kentucky State Geologist and director of the Sixth Kentucky Geological Survey. He died in 1975 and was buried in the Frankfort Cemetery in Frankfort, Kentucky.

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Scope and Content

The Willard Rouse Jillson Geology of the Mintonville Dome collection 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.

Subjects

  • Typescript.
  • Geological maps.
  • Geology--Kentucky.
  • Proofs (Printing)

Collection Inventory

Typescript, 1962
[Box: 1, Folder: 1]
Proofs, 1962
[Box: 1, Folder: 2]

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