William S. Bayley Papers, 1884-86, 1895, 1906-13, 1916-25, 1927, 1929, 1937
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Brief Description:

Papers of William S. Bayley (1861-1943), professor of geology (1907-32), including a manuscript titled, "Mineralogy of the Silicates" based on notes of lectures given by Dr. George H. Williams at Johns Hopkins University (1885-86); correspondence concerning U.S. Geological Survey field work; publications; academic positions and curricula; state geological survey work in North Carolina, Tennessee and New Jersey; the Crocker Land arctic expedition (1913-17); graduate work; World War I service; scientific organizations and publications; Wyoming oil drilling (1925-28); geological notes; scientific society programs (1916-25) and publications (1895, 1912, 1920-24, 1925, 1937).

Correspondents include H. Foster Bain, Joseph Barrell, Eliot Blackwelder, E. F. Burchard, F. W. DeWolf, W. Elmer Ekblaw, C. Willard Hayes, L. E. Kennedy, David Kinley, Henry B. Kummel, Edward B. Mathews, Wilbur A. Nelson, Joseph H. Pratt, T. T. Quirke, Heinrich Ries, Clarence S. Ross, George O. Smith and David White.

Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 15/11/21
Created by: Bayley, William Shirley (1861-1943)
Volume: 1.0 cubic feet
Acquired: 9/1963; 11/10/1967
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/1511021.pdf
Arrangement: by type of material and alphabetically (correspondence) and chronologically (publications) thereunde
Subject Index
Crocker Land Arctic Expedition
Faculty Papers
Geological Society of America
Geological Survey, United States
Geological Surveys, State
Johns Hopkins University
New Jersey
North Carolina
Oil Drilling
World War I - Scientific Research and Development
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]