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Pipestone National Monument: The Sioux Quartzite—An Early Proterozoic braided stream deposit, southwestern Minnesota

By
G. B. Morey
G. B. Morey
Minnesota Geological Survey
,
St. Paul, Minnesota 55114
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Dale R. Setterholm
Dale R. Setterholm
Minnesota Geological Survey
,
St. Paul, Minnesota 55114
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Published:
January 01, 1987

Abstract

Pipestone National Monument is located in parts of sections 1 and 2, T.106N., R.46W., north of the City of Pipestone, Pipestone County, southwestern Minnesota (Fig. 1). The monument is located 0.9 mi (1.5 km) northwest of the intersection of U.S. 75 and Minnesota 23. Proceed north on U.S. 75 for 0.4 mi (0.7 km); turn west and follow monument signs 0.5 mi (0.8 km) to the entrance. As with all national parks and monuments, no samples may be collected without a permit from the Department of Interior, U.S. National Park Service.

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DNAG, Centennial Field Guides

North-Central Section of the Geological Society of America

Geological Society of America
Volume
3
ISBN electronic:
9780813754093
Publication date:
January 01, 1987

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