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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Charles Laurence Baker Papers, 1929



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Baker, Charles Laurence, 1887-
Title: Baker, Charles Laurence, papers
Dates: 1929
Abstract: Charles Laurence Baker was a structural geologist who worked for the Bureau of Economic Geology at the University of Texas at Austin. Papers include a map and report with annotations by Baker describing the geology and oil production of the Collier Dome in Hall County, Texas.
Accession No.: 91-138
OCLC No.: 70142037
Extent: 1 item
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Charles Laurence Baker was a structural geologist. He worked with the United States Geological Survey, the Southern Pacific Railway, Standard Oil Company of California, Rio Bravo Oil Company, L. E. Hanchett, East Coast Oil Company of America, and Tidewater Oil Company. Baker was chairman of the geology department of Texas A&M University, and worked for the Bureau of Economic Geology at the University of Texas at Austin. Baker was known as a geologic explorer, and authored nearly fifty books and papers. He died in 1979.

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Scope and Contents

A map and report with annotations, made by Charles Laurence Baker, describe the geology and oil production of the Collier Dome in Hall County, Texas, 1929

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Baker, Charles Laurence, 1887- -- Archives.
Subjects (Organizations)
University of Texas at Austin. Bureau of Economic Geology
Subjects
Geology -- Texas -- Hall County.
Petroleum industry and trade -- Texas -- Hall County.
Places
Hall County (Tex.)

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Charles Laurence Baker Papers, 1929, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by archives staff, 1991.

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Inventory

 

box
3D5 Papers, 1929

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