Information Series

Mississippi Office of Geology
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71-1.
Electrical Logs of Water Wells and Test Holes on File at the Mississippi Geological Survey: Michael E. McGregor, Thad N. Shows, and Wilbur T. Baughman, 225 p., 1971. (Revised, see Inf. Series 79-1) $3.00

72-1.
Mineral Producers Directory: Alvin R. Bicker, Jr., 27 p., 1972. $2.00 (Revised, see Circular 2)

*72-2.
Fossil and Mineral Collecting Localities of Mississippi: Leslie P. Pitts and Michael Bograd, 40 p., 18 maps, 1972. Not available

*72-3.
An Investigation of Water Supply Problems at Alcorn College, Lorman, Mississippi: Wilbur T. Baughman, 10 p., 2 pl., 1972. Not available Currently available for download

72-4.
Salt Water Disposal Wells in Mississippi: Alvin R. Bicker, Jr., 92 p., 27 figs., 6 maps, 25 tables, 1972. $5.00

73-1.
Acker Lake Landslide, Monroe County, Mississippi: Donald M. Keady, Ernest E. Russell, and Troy J. Laswell, 22 p., 13 illustrations and maps, 1973. $1.00


A report concerning a landslide of April 27, 1970, along the west wall of the Tombigbee River in Monroe County. Currently available for download

74-1.
An Investigation of the Tertiary Lignites of Mississippi: David Ray Williamson, 147 p., 35 illustrations and maps, 5 tables, 1976. $15.00

77-1.
Agricultural Lime in Central Mississippi: Alvin R. Bicker, Jr., and James H. May, 55 p., 19 figs. and maps, 11 tables, 1977. $2.00


A report on the stratigraphy, areal extent, limestone thickness, overburden thickness, and quality of limestone along the Oligocene outcrop in Mississippi. Currently available for download

*79-1.
Electrical Logs of Water Wells and Test Holes on File at the Bureau of Geology and Energy Resources: William Davison Easom, James P. Bradshaw, and Robert J. Smith, 306 p., 1979. Not available (A supplement was published as IS 85-3)

*82-1.
Subsurface Cretaceous Strata of Mississippi: Dora M. Devery, 24 p., 8 figs., 1982. Not available


The report provides an overview of the stratigraphy of the Lower and Upper Cretaceous sediments in the subsurface of Mississippi. Regional trends are illustrated with a series of 5 cross sections.

82-2
. Mineral Producers Directory, 1982: Catherine F. Sims, 19 p., 3 figs., 1982. $1.00 (Revised, see Circular 2)


The report contains information on the major mineral producers in Mississippi, with emphasis on the clay, sand and gravel, and stone industries.

*84-1.
Mineral Producers Directory, 1984: Catherine F. Sims, 20 p., 3 figs., 1984. Not available.
(Revised, see Circular 2)

84-2
. Brief History of the Bureau of Geology, 1850-1983: William A. Gilliland, 17 p., 8 figs., 1984. $1.00


The publication notes the origin of the Bureau and lists each State Geologist by tenure. Important activities during each period are recorded. Eight state geologic maps are reproduced in black and white.Currently available for download

*85-1
. Core-Collection Catalog: Gary M. Meadows, 164 p., 1985. Not available.
A listing of cores on file at the Bureau of Geology. Cores are listed alphabetically by operator and well
name within each county. Other information includes location, file number, and depths.



85-2
. Mineral Producers Directory, 1985: S. Cragin Knox, 20 p., 3 figs., 1985. $1.00 (Revised, see Circular 2)


The report contains information on the major mineral producers in Mississippi, with emphasis on the clay, sand and gravel, and stone industries.

85-3
. Electrical Logs of Water Wells and Test Holes on File at the Bureau of Geology -Supplement: James J. Sims, Jr., 225 p., 1985. $5.00


This supplement to IS 79-1 tabulates logs recorded from 1979 through 1984. The logs are located on county maps; tables give ownership, location, log interval, and date. Currently available for download

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