Ralph E. Grim Papers, 1925-88
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Brief Description: Papers of Ralph Early Grim (1902-89), professor of geology (1950-67) and geologist, Illinois Geological Survey (1931-50), including correspondence with associates in foreign countries (1950-86), states (1950-83), organizations and companies (1937-81), and with students (1949-86); lecture and research notes (1926-30); maps and reports relating to mineral resources consulting work for the Development and Resources Corporation (1960-74) in Alaska, Western Australia, Brazil, Columbia, India, Iran, Ivory Coast, Nicaragua, Venezuela adn Vietnam; research on the structure and composition of clays, consulting and travel, publications (1928-83) and manuscripts (1933-81).�?  The series includes material on geological mapping, laboratories, resource development, hydrology, petrography, diagenesis, sedimentation, electron microscopy, kaolin mining and processing in Georgia and France, Illinois Geological Survey organization and planning (1941-46), International Association for the Study fo Clay (1948-79), Mineralogical Society of America (1957-79), National Lead Company (1948-70), Robert Robertson and Resource Use Limited, Puerto Rican clays and feldspars (1926-61), clays in Illinois, Mississippi and Texas, Mississippi Geological Survey (1926-31), Nevada Bentonite (1971) and Illinois Scientific Surveys (1986-88). His papers also include Memoirs of Ralph Early Grim (1986).
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University of Illinois Archives
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1408 W. Gregory Dr.
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Record Series Number: 15/11/27
Created by: Grim, Ralph E. (Ralph Early) (1902-)
Volume: 11.2 cubic feet
Acquired: 4/23/85; 6/21/90
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/1511027.pdf
Arrangement: by type of material and alphabetical or chronological thereunder
Subject Index
Clay Minerals
Colombia - Agriculture and Natural Resources
Development and Resources Corporation
Electron Microscopy
Faculty Papers
Geological Research
Geological Society of America
Geological Survey, Illinois
Geological Surveys, State
International Geological Congresses
Ivory Coast - Agriculture and Natural Resources
Mineralogical Society of America
Mineral Resources
Music -- Australia - Agriculture and Natural Resources
Music -- Brazil - Agriculture and Natural Resources
Music -- India - Agriculture and Natural Resources
Music -- Iran - Agriculture and Natural Resources
National Lead Company
Puerto Rico - Agriculture and Natural Resources
Venezuela - Agriculture and Natural Resources
Vietnam - Agriculture and Natural Resources
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]