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US0001PB. Texas Geologist and the Bureau of Economic Geology, 1949-1970 - Paperback

US0001PB

US0001PB. Texas Geologist and the Bureau of Economic Geology, 1949-1970, by Peter T. Flawn. 182 p., 2002. Paperback. ISBN: 978-1-970007-31-2. To order this publication in hardcover, please order US0001HB.

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US0001PB. Texas Geologist and the Bureau of Economic Geology, 1949-1970, by Peter T. Flawn. 182 p., 2002. Paperback. ISBN: 978-1-970007-31-2.


To order this publication in hardcover, please order US0001HB.


About This Publication
The former Director of the Bureau of Economic Geology from 1960 through 1970, Dr. Flawn recalls his early days in the field in West Texas, his dealings with the Department of Geological Sciences at The University of Texas at Austin, his decade as Bureau Director, and his various consulting activities during this time. Told with humor and insight, Flawn's story of the practice of geology at the Bureau during the latter part of the mid-century will appeal to geologists, former employees and students, and those interested in that time in history.


CONTENTS
A Very Short Discourse on the Geology of Texas
Memories of Van Horn, Texas
Bureau of Economic Geology
The Department of Geology
Director of the Bureau, 1960 - 1965
Director of the Bureau, 1966 - 1970
Geological Consulting Work, 1950 - 1970
Reflections
Acknowledgments







Keywords: P. T. Flawn, State Geologists, Bureau of Economic Geology, BEG, UT-Austin, memoirs, Texas geologists, Van Horn, Texas




Citation
Flawn, P. T., 2002, Texas Geologist and the Bureau of Economic Geology, 1949-1970: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, Udden Series US0001, 182 p.