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Geological Surveys.

Rex C. Buchanan

in The Oxford Companion to United States History

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780195082098
Published online January 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780199891092
Geological Surveys.

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Geological surveys are among the earliest examples of government-supported science in the United States, with state surveys pre-dating the federal

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Subjects: United States History

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