Texas Archival Resources Online

TABLE OF CONTENTS


Descriptive Summary

Biographical/Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Ronald K. DeFord Papers, 1929-1970



Descriptive Summary

Creator: DeFord, Ronald Kinnison, 1902-1994
Title: DeFord, Ronald K., Papers
Dates: 1929-1970
Abstract:
Accession No.: 89-056; 97-286
OCLC No.:
Extent: 2 ft., 6 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical/Historical Note

Return to the Table of Contents


Scope and Contents

Return to the Table of Contents


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

Return to the Table of Contents


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
DeFord, Ronald Kinnison, 1902-1994--Archives.
Subjects
Geology--Research--United States.
Geology--Southwestern States.
Geology--Texas.
University of Texas--Bureau of Economic Geology.
University of Texas--Department of Geology.

Return to the Table of Contents


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Ronald K. DeFord Papers, 1929-1970, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Return to the Table of Contents


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

box
2.325/C90 Dr. John T. Lonsdale, Bureau of Economic Geology, Little Campus
Qualifying exams, 1949
Wood, Kenneth A. General Geology of the Bronco Area of the Lea and W Yoakum Counties, February 25, 1955
Deposition of the Castille Formation
Shallow drilling rigs
DeFord-Underwood manuscript, New Cretaceous Braciopod from Trans-Pecos Texas
Deltas
Diagensis
Diastrophism orogeny
Geomorphology
Hanging Valley
La Mata, Reeves County, Texas
Nonconformity
Pediment
Latin America, Mexio and Texas cooperative agreement and correspondence from Salas and de Cserna
Texas geological atlas project
Thin sections
Evolution, Chihuahua tectonic belt
Graduate Studies Committee
Ronald K. DeFord correspondence
National Science Foundation grant, West Texas
Playa
Gravity meter, West Texas, Southeast New Mexico, March 1942
Air Force Cambridge Research Laboratories, Giant Desiccation Polygons of Great Basin Playas (2 copies)
Air Force Cambridge Research Laboratories, Playa Surface Morphology: Miscellaneous Investigations
Argo Oil Corporation, correspondence
Permian volume, 1946-1947
Notes and drawings concerning Vantuyl-Parker, 1942-1944
Graphic well log service, 1942
Lower Middle and Upper,Ronald K. DeFord, edited paper, 1944
Vantuyl-Parker, rough copy, 1944
Saline residues, 1942
Bed Development, Discharge, and Bed-Load Movement in Water Courses, 1929, 1970
El Reno and Whitehorse, 1941
Pennsylvania subcommittee, algae, 1941
Permian Problems,Ronald K. DeFord
Bioherms, 1941
Additional information on Whitehorse Quartermaster, El Reno
Notes on The Materials on the Micro Fauna of the Kazanian Series of the Permian System, 1937
Ostracods, 1942-1943
Illustrations for November 1946 article
Sedimentation and Karst Formation in Buried Massifs of Ishimbay,V. P. Maslov, 1945
What is the Best Approach to the Problem of Oil and Gas Discovery, 1942
Claude E. Zobell, 1943
Correspondence, April 4, 1936-December 5, 1957
Bibliography: publications of Ronald K. DeFord
box
2.325/C91 Permian volume
Miscellaneous
Item number 12
Item number 13
Item number 18
Item number 19
Item number 21
Envelope containing shell cards
Envelope containing cardboard and big shell cards
"H" correspondence
Latin America, Diaz, Teddoro correspondence
Mina Plomosas manuscripts, Bridges and DeFord
Eloian Map of the United States
Caliche
Map of Eloian deposits, Texas
Dark Canyon, Mouth of Wells for Sec.
Algae
Correspondence
Miscellaneous road log material
West Texas, logs
Project three, water analysis
Composition books
Correspondence
El Reno group, regional correlations
Discussion, Whitehorse and Quartermaster of Oklahoma
Reef symposium
GSA applications
International Geological Congress
"Inqua"
Latin American Institute
Microfilm and photostats
Bureau of Economic Geology
Photolithography
Texas Academy of Science
Thin sections
Precambrian West Texas
Minutes of meeting of Paleozoic Subcommittee, Stevens Hotel, Chicago, April 3, 1946
box
2.325/C92 Testing and Guidance Bureau
Committee on Russian Studies
Newell, Norman D.
Newell, N. D.
Nolan, Thomas B.
Norton, George H.
Oborne, Harry W.
Owen, Ed W.
Parker, Travis
Pratt, Wallace E.
Price, W. Armstrong
Pye, Willard D.
Read, Charles B.
Reiche, Parry
Richards, J. T.
Sellards, E. H.
Permian session, Oklahoma City, miscellaneous
Griley, E. H.
Ham, W. E.
Hazzard, Roy T.
Hills, John M.
Hollingsworth, R. V.
Hull, J. P. D.
Kellett, Betty
Kroenlein, George A.
Nelson, L. A.
Adams, John Emery
Aldrich, H. R.
Alling, Harold L.
Baker, A. A., and Williams, J. S.
Bay, Harry X.
Brand, John Paul
Bates, R. L.
Bullard, Fred M.
Cline, Lewis
Cole, Taylor
Davis, Morgan J., Sr.
DeFord, book list
DeFord, geology of Southwest New Mexico, miscellaneous
DeFord, Permian problems
DeFord, personal
DeFord, Riggs, Wills papers
DeFord, water analysis
Dickey, Park A.
Dietz, Robert S.
King, Phillip B.
King, Ralph H.
Dott, Robert H.
Dunbar, Carl O.
Elias, M. K.
Fitzgerald, Paul
Grain peripheries vs. grain size
Absolute time, geologic time
Zeitschrift der Deutschen Geologischen Gellschaft, 1929
Acid-base magma
API gravity
Artesian circle
Cause and force law
Sedimentation symposium
AIME
Continental vs. marine
Rough notes
Note pad
Notebooks
box
2.116/OD1224 Texas General Land Office map of Reeves County, Texas, May 13, 1946
box
3Y113 Photographs
Rim Rock Country
Northern Chihuahua Desert from Diaz
Panoramic views of the Chihuahua Desert
Prominent Jurassic plants in Oaxaca, Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Mexco City, field trip #7,[negatives] 1968,

Return to the Table of Contents