Boundaries, Areas, Geographic Centers and Altitudes of the United States and the Several States: With a Brief Record of Important Changes in Their Territory

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1923 - 234 páginas
 

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Came upon this book after finding the Utah/Colorado border as "disputed" on Google Maps. Fun reading if you like this sort of thing, and I do. Tons of info about how the borders came into being and in some cases adjusted. A great reference.

Contenido

Oregon
213
California
215
Appendix
217
46
234
region
37
The letters in parentheses preceding the titles are those used to designate the papers for advance
vii
Fossil vegetable matter of oil shale of Green River formation gen
viii
Page
21
A The structure of parts of the central Great Plains by N H Darton pub
30
eral views 34
34
A Oil shale northeast of Watson Utah B Thinbedded oil shale 40
40
C Geologic structure of the northwestern part of the Pawhuska quadrangle
57
Map of a portion of the Pawhuska quadrangle Okla showing
58
Records of deep wells at Caney Neodesha and Iola Kans show
76
D Geology and oil and gas prospects of the Lake Basin field Montana by
101
Diagrammatic representation of the nonpersistence of lithologic
114
A Sandstone at top of ridge in Bearpaw shale near section line
122
A View looking southeast from point of Eagle sandstone near
138
Faulted anticline of Eagle sandstone looking southeast from
141
E Oil and gas geology of the Birch CreekSun River area northwestern
149
F Anticlines in a part of the Musselshell Valley Musselshell Meagher
185
G The Nesson anticline Williams County N Dak by A J Collier pub
211
Structure map of the Nesson anticline Williams County N Dak
212
H Geology and oil prospects of the Salinas ValleyParkfield area California
219
Geologic map of middle Salinas Valley Cal In pocket
220
I The Santo Tomas cannel coal Webb County Tex by G H Ashley pub
251
J Asphalt deposits and oil conditions in southwestern Arkansas by H D
271
K Coal south of Mancos Montezuma County Colo by A J Collier pub
293
L Geology of the Lost Creek coal field Morgan County Utah by F R Clark
311
M Structure and oil resources of the Simi Valley southern California
323
Index
349

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Página 30 - Red river; then, following the course of the Rio Roxo westward, to the degree of longitude 100 west from London, and 23 from Washington ; then, crossing the said Red River, and running thence by a line due north, to the river Arkansas ; thence, following the course of the southern bank of the Arkansas, to its source, in latitude 42 north ; and thence, by that parallel of latitude, to the South sea...
Página 42 - The Republic of Panama grants to the United States in perpetuity the use, occupation, and control of a zone of land and land under water for the construction, maintenance, operation, sanitation, and protection of said canal...
Página 30 - But If the source of the Arkansas River shall be found to fall north or south of latitude 42, then the line shall run from the said source due south or north, as the case may be, till It meets the said parallel of latitude 42, and thence, along the said parallel, to the South Sea...
Página 33 - Island, which point lies in the parallel of 54 degrees 40 minutes north latitude, and (between the 131st and 133d degree of west longitude (meridian of Greenwich,) the said line shall ascend to the north along the channel called Portland channel, as far as the point of the continent where it strikes the 56th degree of north latitude...
Página 148 - That in all that Territory ceded by France to the United States, under the name of Louisiana, which lies north of Thirty-six degrees and thirty minutes north latitude, not included within the limits of the state contemplated by this act, slavery and involuntary servitude, otherwise than in the punishment of crimes whereof the parties shall have been duly convicted, shall be and is hereby forever prohibited.
Página 40 - A line running from west to east along or near the twentieth parallel of north latitude, and through the middle of the navigable channel of Bachi, from the one hundred and eighteenth (118th) to the one hundred and twenty-seventh (127th) degree meridian of longitude east of Greenwich...
Página 175 - Brule in a direct line to the center of the channel between Middle and South Islands, in the Lake of the Desert; thence in a direct line to the head waters of the Montreal river, as marked upon the survey made by Captain Cramm; thence down the main channel of the Montreal river to the middle of Lake Superior; thence through the center of Lake Superior to the mouth of the St.
Página 215 - ... degree of north latitude; thence running in a straight line, in a southeasterly direction, to the River Colorado, at a point where it intersects the thirty-fifth degree of north latitude...
Página 104 - ... as it doth extend; and from the head of the said river, the eastern bounds are...
Página 31 - Rio Gila, where it unites with the Colorado, to a point on the coast of the Pacific ocean distant one marine league due south of the southernmost point of the port of San Diego, according to the plan of said port made in the year 1782 by Don Juan Pantoja, second...

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