Areal Geology: Texas Burnet Quadrangle

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This areal map shows the topography, contour elevations, and a breakdown of the kinds of rocks and minerals found in the Burnet, Texas quadrangle region. The map contains a legend that represents with line patterns the surface contour of the region and the kinds of sedimentary rocks and minerals from diverse geological eras.

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 56 x 45 cm.

Creation Information

United States. Dept. of the Interior. June 1911.

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This map is part of the collection entitled: Texas History Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 736 times , with 6 in the last month . More information about this map can be viewed below.

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  • Geological Survey (U.S.)
    Publisher Info: Engraved and Printed by the U.S. Geological Survey
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

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Description

This areal map shows the topography, contour elevations, and a breakdown of the kinds of rocks and minerals found in the Burnet, Texas quadrangle region. The map contains a legend that represents with line patterns the surface contour of the region and the kinds of sedimentary rocks and minerals from diverse geological eras.

Physical Description

1 map : col. ; 56 x 45 cm.

Notes

"[Topography] surveyed in 1900-01." "Culture revised in 1909 by D.B. Penick and C.P. Jamerson." "[Geology] surveyed in 1909."

Source

  • Geologic Atlas of the United States, Llano-Burnet Folio No. 183 published in 1912.

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Texas History Collection

Drawn from collections at the UNT Libraries and various partners, these materials about Texas history include artifacts, books, documents, manuscripts, photographs, maps, letters, and more.

Related Items

Geologic Atlas of the United States: Llano-Burnet Folio, Texas (Book)

Geologic Atlas of the United States: Llano-Burnet Folio, Texas

This atlas contains six maps from the regions around Llano, Texas and Burnet, Texas including topography, aerial geology, and structure sections. The illustrated text at the beginning of the atlas discusses the geological history of the area and gives an in-depth breakdown of the kinds of rocks and minerals as well as other features of the region including climate and vegetation.

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  • June 1911

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Start & End Dates

  • 1900 - 1912

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • March 15, 2010, 9:06 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Nov. 1, 2011, 10:58 a.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

United States. Dept. of the Interior. Areal Geology: Texas Burnet Quadrangle, map, June 1911; Washington D.C.. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc11815/: accessed July 28, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; .