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Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 July 2003
GSA Bulletin (2003) 115 (7): 817–831.
... , Development of simple strike-slip fault zones, Mount Abbot quadrangle, Sierra Nevada, California : Geological Society of America Bulletin , 100 . 1451 - 1465 . Mayo , E.B. , 1941 , Deformation in interval Mount LyellMount Whitney, California : Geological Society of America Bulletin , 52...
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Published: 01 October 2009
Earth Sciences History (2009) 28 (2): 325–343.
... of the increase of temperature with depth observable in deep mines. Volcanic activity also demonstrated that the Earth’s interior was hot. Rudwick devotes nine chapters to the growing importance of Tertiary geology in the years 1824 to 1830. In a further nine chapters, he takes up the work of Charles Lyell...
Journal Article
Published: 01 March 2018
The Journal of Geology (2018) 126 (2): 229–247.
... as lecture material. Spurred by a letter describing an 1862 climb of Mount Shasta by earlier Yale graduates William Brewer and Josiah Dwight Whitney, King became set on becoming a geologist and going west (Wilkins 1988 , p. 40; Moore 2006 , p. 25). He “read and reread Dana’s new Manual of Geology...
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Published: 01 February 2007
The Canadian Mineralogist (2007) 45 (1): 63–70.
... emboîtés plutons en feuillets dômes de lave granite mise en place d’un magma contamination The proposition that some magmatic bodies grew incrementally and probably contained only small mass-fractions of liquid at any one time was stated by Lyell in his 1865 Elements of Geology ; “granite...
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Published: 01 October 2017
Earth Sciences History (2017) 36 (2): 337–358.
... found in Colorado in the vicinity of Rocky Mountain National Park. In most of these areas he noted extensive evidence of past glaciations ( Russell 1895 , 1897 , 1898 ). Russell Glacier on Mount Rainier was named after him. Figure 7. Repeat photographs of Lyell Glacier in Yosemite National Park...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 April 1983
Earth Sciences History (1983) 2 (1): 48–56.
... of California earthquakes, and subsequently revived the annual compilations. More importantly, in the same year, Holden established at the University the first seismographic stations in the Western Hemisphere, one at Berkeley, and one at the University’s new Lick Observatory on Mount Hamilton, near San Jose...
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Journal Article
Journal: Geology
Published: 01 August 2016
Geology (2016) 44 (8): 603–606.
... roughness geometry, where H is the average asperity height at length scale L . C: Same as B for Mount St. Helens (Washington, USA) fault. For each fault in B and C, minimum grooving scale varies between samples; however, the aspect ratio at the minimum grooving scale is constant. The wavelength...
Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 29 August 2023
GSA Bulletin (2024) 136 (5-6): 1808–1826.
... abbreviations: SP—Sonora Pass; JB—Jawbone; Tu—Tuolumne; Sch—Scheelite; FG—Fine Gold; MG—Mount Givens; JM—John Muir; SL—Shaver Lake; Pal—Palisade Crest; Seq—Sequoia; Mit—Mitchell; MW—Mount Whitney; DL—Domelands; BV—Bear Valley. Suites with solid black outlines are nested intrusive suites, while those with dashed...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 April 2004
Earth Sciences History (2004) 23 (1): 9–31.
... and esthetics. In 1863, Josiah Whitney’s (1819–1896) geological exploration of California and the accounts of Mount Shasta by William Brewer (1828–1910), Whitney’s chief assistant, called King west. King and his boyhood friend, James T. Gardiner (b. 1842, for a while a Sheffield student), traveled across...
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Published: 01 January 2004
Rocky Mountain Geology (2004) 39 (2): 141–151.
... following his graduation, he attended lectures in glaciology by Louis Agassiz at Harvard. In 1863, Josiah D. Whitney's geological exploration of California and the accounts of Mount Shasta by William Brewer, Whitney's chief assistant, called King west. Once in California, King convinced Whitney to allow him...
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Published: 01 October 1997
Earth Sciences History (1997) 16 (2): 158–170.
.... Whitney relies on extensive documentary and field evidence to evaluate environmental (primarily floral and faunal) changes. By compiling and examining accounts of early travelers and settlers, emigrant guides, scientific writings of the day, legal documents, local histories, and maps and land-survey...
Journal Article
Published: 01 July 1947
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (1947) 37 (3): 217–258.
... . Lyell Charles Sir 1875 . Principles of Geology , Vol. II , 82 - 89 , Lyell Charles Sir 1875 . Principles of Geology , Vol. II , 98 - 104...
Journal Article
Published: 01 November 2016
American Mineralogist (2016) 101 (11): 2377–2404.
... and Wolff 1995 )], and (b) strikingly homogeneous crystal-rich dominantly dacitic units (the “Monotonous Intermediates” of Hildreth 1981 ), known to be some of the most viscous fluids on Earth ( Whitney and Stormer 1985 ; Francis et al. 1989 ; de Silva et al. 1994 ; Scaillet et al. 1998b ; Lindsay et...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 April 2001
GSA Bulletin (2001) 113 (4): 443–453.
..., 1998 ). McCausland and Hodych (1998) suggested that post-570 Ma magmatism may reflect either igneous activity along the failed Ottawa-Bonnechere rift arm, as in the ca. 564 Ma Mount Rigaud syenite and Sept Iles anorthosite, or passive margin alkalic magmatism similar to that recorded from the Early...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 20 April 2020
GSA Bulletin (2020) 132 (11-12): 2587–2605.
... Mountain massif; HDF—Hermitage Bay–Dover fault; LB—Lac Brompton ophiolite; LL—Logan’s Line; LRI—Long Range inlier; MA—Mount Albert ophiolite; MO—Mount Orford ophiolite; NF—Norumbega fault; OBG—Ottawa–Bonnechere Graben; QR—Quebec re-entrant; RIL—Red Indian Line; SLP—St. Lawrence promontory; TM—Thetford...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 April 1988
Earth Sciences History (1988) 7 (1): 1–22.
... School in 1848, with its emphasis on the applied aspects of the sciences, the appointments of Josiah Dwight Whitney and Raphael Pumpelly in 1865 and 1866, respectively to a School of Mines and Practical Geology endowed as a sub-unit therein, and the appointment of Josiah Parsons Cooke in 1850...
Journal Article
Published: 01 April 1999
Earth Sciences History (1999) 18 (1): 51–77.
... of Cambridge University, became fascinated by the continuous activity of Mount Vesuvius during a visit to Naples while an undergraduate. He returned for further study of the volcano in 1819, and between 1819 and 1823 he had opportunity for extended study of Mount Etna, the Lipari Isles, the Auvergne district...
Journal Article
Published: 01 December 1979
Journal of the Geological Society (1979) 136 (6): 627–662.
.... London 1953 108 311 42 Matsumoto T. Seismic body waves observed in the vicinity of Mount Katmai, Alaska, and evidence for the existence of magma chambers Bull. geol. Soc. Am 1971 82 2905 20 Mayo E. B. Deformation in the interval Mount Lyell-Mount Whitney, California Bull...
Journal Article
Published: 01 January 2007
Journal of the Geological Society (2007) 164 (1): 19–30.
... submarine hydrothermal systems that formed the VMS deposits ( Franklin et al . 2005 ). Some gold-rich and pipe-like deposits, such as Mt. Lyell in Tasmania, which occurs in an extensive VMS province (e.g. Solomon & Groves 1994 ), may represent the root systems of VMS deposits in the conduits...
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Journal Article
Journal: Lithosphere
Publisher: GSW
Published: 01 June 2014
Lithosphere (2014) 6 (3): 177–194.
.... The hinge of the two detachment systems can be located between Mount Kelvin and Buckland Peaks in the northern part of the PCC close to the Ohika Detachment. The Ohika Detachment is interpreted as a late minor feature of the core complex structure accommodating the final exhumation of the Buckland Granite...
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