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Geochemical Data Collection

Identifier: 2011-016

Collection of 43 geochemical data maps from locations in Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Florida, Kentucky, and Israel between 1944 and 1975, with most maps from the 1940s to 1960s. Within the collection are maps for methane, ethane and heavier hydrocarbons, pentane, soil gas, sand percent, ethane and propane and butane, and total hydrocarbons.


  • 1944-1975


Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

** As a condition to any use of any document in this collection, all users agree to and acknowledge the following:

No warranty or representation of any kind, express, implied or statutory, is made with respect to the condition, quality, reliability, completeness or accuracy of this document and the geochemical or other information, data, and interpretations contained herein. This document and the geochemical or other information, data, and interpretations contained herein are provided "as is, where is" with all faults and without any warranty or representation of any kind whatsoever, including but not limited to any implied warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, suitability for intended use or otherwise, all of which are completely disclaimed. No owner or previous owner of this document or the information contained herein shall be liable in any way for any cost, loss, expense or inconvenience resulting from the use of and/or reliance upon the same (such use and/or reliance being at the user's own risk). Any use of or reference to this document constitutes an acknowledgement of and agreement to these terms and conditions.


3.0 linear feet

Biographical Information

Special Collections collects and preserves historically significant materials. Its holdings comprise a rare book collection and ten main archival collecting areas. In some instances, Special Collections gathers materials on a single topic to preserve them and make them available. In these cases, Special Collections is seen as the creator of the artificially constructed collection.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Anonymous donation on August 19, 2011.

Guide to the Geochemical Data Collection
Christian Kelleher
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Houston Libraries Special Collections Repository

University of Houston Libraries Special Collections
MD Anderson Library
4333 University Drive
Houston TX 77204-2000 USA