Harold R. Wanless Papers, 1916-70
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Brief Description: Papers of Harold Rollin Wanless (1898-1970), professor of geology (1929-67), including correspondence, reports, manuscripts, photographs, publications, course materials, research data, maps and financial records relating to stratigraphy and sedimentation of carboniferous rocks of North American and Australia; Pennsylvanian geological formations; regional lithofacies studies; cyclical sedimentation; interpretation of aerial photography; academic work at Princeton (1916-24); field work, conferences and publications of the Illinois and Kentucky State Geological Surveys; paleontology; paleozoic glaciation; Division of General Studies courses in the physical sciences; research, dissertations, placement and publications of graduate students; administration of the Geology Department; service on committees of geological societies; international geological congresses (1933-60); meetings and conferences; visiting lectureships and sabbatical leaves; research grants; consulting services; bibliographies and publications. Organizational files include material relating to the AAAS, the Geological Society of America, the Illinois State Academy of Sciences and Sigma Xi.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
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Record Series Number: 15/11/24
Created by: Wanless, Harold R. (Harold Rollin) (1899-1970)
Volume: 17.3 cubic feet
Acquired: 6/2/1970, 6/20/1978, 2/4/200
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/1511024.pdf
Arrangement: by type of files and alphabetically by subject thereunder
Subject Index
Aerial Photography
American Association for the Advancement of Sciences
Carboniferous Rocks
Course Notes
Faculty Papers
General Studies, Division of
Geological Survey, Illinois
Graduate Study
Illinois Academy of Sciences
Illinois Junior Academy of Science
Illinois State Geological Survey
International Geological Congresses
Kentucky Geological Survey
Music -- Australia - Agriculture and Natural Resources
Paleozoic Glaciation
Pennsylvanian Stratigraphy
Princeton University
Sigma Xi
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]