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Bulletin 98

 

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Carter, M.W., Merschat, C.E., and WIlson, W.F. eds., 2001.  A Geologic Adventure Along the Blue Ridge Parkway. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 97

 

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Speer, J. Alexander. 1996. The Sims Pluton, Nash and Wilson Counties. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 96

 

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Snyder, Steve, Hoffman, Charles W. and Riggs, Stan. 1994. Seismic stratigraphic framework of the Inner Continential Shelf: Mason Inlet to New Inlet, NC. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 95

 

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Lawrence, David, and Hoffman, Charles H. 1993. Geology of basement rocks beneath the North Carolina Coastal Plain. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 94

 

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Reid, Jeffrey C. 1993. A hydrochemical atlas of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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This report presents, in atlas format, the concentration and distribution of geochemical constituents in domestic water wells. These data were the result of the National Uranium Resource Evaluation (NURE) program. The elements in the database are pathfinder elements to seek uranium deposits. This report is a companion to Bulletin 93 which presents stream sediment concentrations for many elements.

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Bulletin 93

 

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Reid, Jeffrey C. 1991. A geochemical atlas of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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This report presents in atlas format the concentration and distribution of geochemical constituents in stream sediments statewide. These data were the result of the National Uranium Resource Evaluation (NURE) program. The elements in the database are pathfinder elements to seek uranium deposits; subsequent analyses of these samples resulted in supplemental geochemical analyses. This report is a companion to Bulletin 94 which presents hydrochemical concentrations for many elements from domestic water supply wells.

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Bulletin 92

 

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Hoffman, Charles W. and Gallagher, Patricia. 1991. Geology of the Southeast Durham and Southwest Durham 7.5-minute quadrangles, North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 91

 

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Carpenter, P. Albert III (editor). 1991. A geologic guide to North Carolina's state parks. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 90

 

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Wiener, L.S., and, Merschat, Carl E. 1988. Geology of the Sandymush and Canton quadrangles, North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 90 Supplement Wiener, LS, and, Merschat, Carl E. 1988. Discussion of geologic non-suitability of US DOE's SE-5 area for disposal of high level radioactive waste. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Digital Download from NCDCR
Bulletin 89

 

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Carter, Joseph G., and others. 1988, (reprinted 1994). Fossil collecting in North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.  

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Special Note: April 08, 2008 - Locality 5 (Elizabethtown) in this publication is currently closed for fossil collecting until further notice

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Bulletin 88

 

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Ingram, Roy L. 1987. Peat deposits of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 87

 

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Miller, James A. 1987. Stratigraphy, structure, and phosphate deposits of the Pungo River Formation of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 86

 

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Parker, John M. III. 1979. Geology and mineral resources of Wake County. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 85

 

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Sampair, James L., and others. 1976. Buried oyster shell resource evaluation of the eastern region of the Albemarle Sound. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Carpenter, P. Albert III. 1976 (reprinted 1993). Metallic mineral deposits of the Carolina Slate belt. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 83   Riggs, Stanley R., and O'Connor, Michael P. 1975. Geological bibliography of North Carolina's Coastal Plain, Coastal Zone, and continental shelf. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
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Wilson, William F. 1975. Bibliography of North Carolina Geology, 1910-1960. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 81

 

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Allen, Eldon P. and Wilson, William F. 1968. Geology and mineral resources of Orange County, North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 80

 

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Stucky, Jasper L. 1967. Pyrophyllite deposits in North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 79

 

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Kimrey, Joel O. 1965. Description of the Pungo River Formation in Beaufort North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 78

 

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Swain, Frederick M., and Brown, Phillip M. 1964. Cretaceous Ostracoda from wells in the Southeastern United States. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Conrad, Stephen G., and others. 1963. Anthophyllite asbestos in North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Conley, James F. 1962. Geology and mineral resources of Moore County, NC North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 75

 

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Conley, James F. 1962. Geology of the Albemarle quadrangle, North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 74

 

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Conrad, Stephen G. 1960. Crystalline limestones of the Piedmont and mountain regions of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 73   Brown, P. M. 1959. Geology and ground water resources in the Greenville area, North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 72   Brown, P. M. 1958. Well logs from the Coastal Plain of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
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Stuckey, Jasper M. and Conrad, Stephen G. 1958. Explanatory text for the 1958 geologic map of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Brown, Philip. M. 1957. Upper Cretaceous Ostracoda from North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 69   Legrand, Harry E. 1954. Ground-water resources of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 68   Legrand, Harry E. 1954. Geology and ground water in the Statesville area, North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 67

 

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Councill, R. J. 1954. The commercial granites of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 66

 

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Broadhurst and Hash. 1953. The scrap mica resources of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 65

Parker, John M. III. 1952. Geology and structure of part of the Spruce Pine District, North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

 

 

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Bulletin 64 Olson, J. C. 1952. Pegmatites of the Cashiers and Zirconia Districts, North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 63   Legrand, Harry E. and Mundorff, 1952. Geology and groundwater in the Charlotte area, North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 62

Cameron, Eugene N. 1951. Feldspar deposits of the Bryson City District, North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

 

 

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Bulletin 61

 

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Hash Lewis J., and Van Horn Earl C. (Teague, Kefton H., editor). 1951. Sillimanite deposits in North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 60   Oriel, S. S. 1950. Geology and mineral resources of the Hot Springs window, Madison Co., North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 59   Mundorf, M.J. 1950. Flood-plain deposits of the North Carolina Piedmont and Mountain streams as a possible source of groundwater supply. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 58   Hunter and Hash. 1949. Halloysite deposits of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 57

 

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Van Horn, E. C., and others. 1949 (reprinted 1995). Geology and preliminary ore dressing studies of the Carolina barite belt. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Van Horn, E. C. 1948. Talc deposits of the Murphy marble belt. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 55   Mundorff, M. J. 1948. Geology and groundwater in the Greensboro area, North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
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Berry, E. Willard. 1948. Marls and limestones of eastern North Carolina, with a geologic map of the Coastal Plain, North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 52   Lamar, W.L. 1947. Chemical character of surface waters of North Carolina 1944-1945 (volume 1). North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Price:Out-of-print Download PDF
Bulletin 51   Mundorff, M.J. 1946. Ground water in the Halifax area, North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
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Murdock, Thomas G. and Hunter Charles E. 1946. The vermiculite deposits of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Olson, J. C. and others. 1946. Mica deposits of the Franklin-Sylva District, North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 48

 

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Parker, John M. III. 1946. Residual kaolin deposits of the Spruce Pine district, North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 47   Mundorff, M.J. 1945. Progress report on groundwater in North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 46   Division of Commerce and Industry. 1944. Economic opportunities for producing semi-porcelain dinnerware in North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Not Available
Bulletin 45   Glesinger, E. 1944. A Postwar Program for North Carolina's Forest Industries. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 44 Division of Commerce and Industry. 1944. Economic Opportunities for Producing Semi-Porcelain Dinnerware in North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.  Download PDF
Bulletin 43 Olson, J.C. 1944. Economic geology of Spruce Pine Pegmatite district, North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Hunter, Charles E., Murdock, Thomas G., and MacCarthy, Gerald R. 1942. Chromite deposits of North Carolina. Digital Download from NCDCR
Bulletin 41   Hunter, C.E. and Rankin, H.S. 1941. Forsterite olivine deposits of North Carolina and Georgia. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
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North Carolina Geological Survey, 1941. Manufacturing China Clay opportunities in North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 39 Johnson, T.S. and Mann Jr., C.l. 1938. Discharge Records of North Carolina Streams, 1899-1936.  North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 38 Bryson, H.J. 1936. Gold Deposits in North Carolina. North Calrolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 37   Stuckey, J. L. 1928. Pyrophyllite deposits of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 36 1928. Hunting in North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 35 1927. Fishing in North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 34   Saville, T. and Smith, G.W. 1925. Discharge Records of North Carolina Streams  1889-1923. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 33   Campbell and Kimball. 1923. The Deep River coal field of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 32   Bayley, W.S. 1923. Magnetic iron ores of eastern Tennessee and western North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 31 Bayley, W.S. 1925. Deposits of Brown Iron Ores (Brown Hematite) of East Tennessee and Western North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey:  Raleigh. View in Google Books
Bulletin 30 Helphenstine Jr., R.K. 1923. Wood-Using Industries of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey in Cooperation with the United States Forest Service: Raleigh.  View in Google Books
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Bayley, W.S. 1925. The Kaolins of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey, Prepared in Cooperation with the United States Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 28   Loughlin, G.F., and others. 1921. The limestones and marls of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. View in Google Books
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Anonymous, 1917. Altitudes in North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 26 See Bulletin 14: This was a joint report with Virginia Geological Survey. Same bulletin has two different entries. Laney, F.B. 1917. The geology and ore deposits of the Virgilina District of Virginia and North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 25

 

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Pratt, J.H. 1916. Zircon, monazite and other minerals used in the production of chemical compounds employed in the manufacture of lighting apparatus. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 24 Ashe, W.W. 1915. Loblolly or North Carolina Pine. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. View in Google Books
Bulletin 23 Holmes, J.S. 1911. Forest Conditions in Western North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. View in Google Books
Bulletin 22 Pogue, Joseph E. Jr. 1910 (reprinted, 1995). The Cid mining district, Davidson County, North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 21   Laney, F.B. 1910 (reprinted, 1995). The Gold Hill Mining District of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 20   1911. Water-Powers of North Carolina (A Supplement to Bulletin No. 8). Prepared by the Hydrographic Division of the US Geological Survey: Raleigh. View in Google Books
Bulletin 19   Pratt, Joseph Hyde, and Sterrett, Douglass B. 1905. The tin deposits of the Carolinas. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. View in Google Books
Bulletin 18   Laney and Wood. 1909. Bibliography of North Carolina geology, mineralogy and geography. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. View in Google Books
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Ashe, W.W. 1908. Terracing of Farm Lands. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 16 Ashe, W.W. 1908. Shade Trees for North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. View in Google Books
Bulletin 15 Coker, R.E. 1907. Experiments in Oyster Culture in Pamlico Sound  North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.  Download PDF
Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin 14Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin 14Virginia Geological Survey Bulletin 14 Laney, F.B. 1917. The Geology and Ore Deposits of the Virgilina District of Virginia and North Carolina (REPRINT - 1995). Virginia Geological Survey: Charlottesville.

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Bulletin 14 Coker, R.E. 1906. The Cultivation of the Diamond-Back Terrapin. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 13   Ries, Heinrich. 1897. Clay deposits and clay industry in North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. View in Google Books
Bulletin 12 image Kunz, G.F. 1907 (reprinted, 1995). History of gems found in North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. View in Google Books
Bulletin 11   Lewis, J.V. 1896. Corundum and the basic magnesian rocks of western North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF 
Bulletin 10   Nitze and Wilkens. 1897. Gold mining in North Carolina and adjacent South Appalachians regions. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. View in Google Books
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Ninze. 1895. Monazite and monazite deposits in North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. View in Google Books
Bulletin 8 Swain, G.F., Holmes, J.A. and Myers, E.W. 1899. Papers on the Waterpower in North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
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Ashe, W.W. 1895. Forest Fires:  Their Destructive Work, Causes and Prevention. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

 

 

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Bulletin 6 Pinchot, G. and Ashe, W.W. 1897. Timber Trees and Forests of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 5 Ashe, W.W. 1894. The Forests, Forest Lands, and Forest Products of Eastern North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh View in Google Books
Bulletin 4 Watson and Laney. 1893. Road Materials and Road Construction in North Carolina.  North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. Download PDF
Bulletin 3 Nitze and Hanna. 1896 (reprinted, 1995). Gold deposits of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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Bulletin 2   Watson, T.L., and others. 1906. The building and ornamental stones in North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh. View in Google Books
Bulletin 1   Nitze, H.B.C. 1893. Iron ores of North Carolina. North Carolina Geological Survey: Raleigh.

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