Eugene Callaghan papers, 1924-1988  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Callaghan, Eugene, 1904-
Title
Eugene Callaghan papers
Dates
1924-1988 (inclusive)
Quantity
3 linear feet
Collection Number
Accn1764
Summary
The Eugene Callaghan papers (1924-1988) consist of materials documenting Callaghan's professional career. Included are correspondence, notes, reports, maps, class materials, and scrapbooks. Eugene Callaghan (1904-1990) was a geologist for the United States Geological Survey. He conducted several investigations of various territories around Utah and its surrounding states.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
84112-0860
Telephone: 801-581-8863
SPCreference@lists.utah.edu
Access Restrictions

Twenty-four hour advanced notice encouraged. Materials must be used on-site. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Eugene Callaghan (1904-1990) was a geologist for the United States Geological Survey. He conducted several Investigations of various territories around Utah and its surrounding states.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Eugene Callaghan papers (1924-1988) consist of materials documenting Callaghan's professional career. Included are correspondence, notes, reports, maps, class materials, and scrapbooks. Two maps of Brandenburg Mountain were transferred to the Manuscripts Division map case. The scrapbooks, located in box 2, folders 4-7, are photocopies of the originals which were removed and transferred to the Multimedia Division.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

The library does not claim to control copyright for all materials in the collection. An individual depicted in a reproduction has privacy rights as outlined in Title 45 CFR, part 46 (Protection of Human Subjects). For further information, please review the J. Willard Marriott Library’s Use Agreement and Reproduction Request forms.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Eugene Callaghan papers, Accn 1764, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: Accn 1764.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

General MaterialsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1
Correspondence
1930-1934
Folder
2 1
Biographical Information
2 2
Columbia University Correspondence
1927
2 3
Petrography Notes
2 4
Scrapbook
This is a scrapbook concerning brucite and magnesite deposits on the Paradise Range in West Central Nevada and Lake Tahoe.
1931-1933
2 5
Scrapbook
This folder contains information on the Searchlight district and Boulder Dam in Nevada and Arizona, and the Cedar Mountain earthquake.
1931-1933
2 6
Scrapbook
Included is information on the Consolidated Cortez Silver Mines Co. in Eureka County and Nevada.
1956
2 7
Scrapbook
Material pertaining to the Chief and Delmar mining districts is in this folder.
1932
2 8
Eugene Callaghan, "The Geology of the Newport Region
1924
2 9
Eugene Callaghan, "Proposed Power Plant for the Utah Power and Light Company"
1949
2 10
Eugene Callaghan, "Tin Resources of the Santa Fe Mine, Bolivia"
1941
2 11
Eugene Callaghan, "Proposed Lake Valley Exploration Project"
1957
2 12
Eugene Callaghan, "Geologic Features of Dry Valley Gold Claim Area, in San Juan County, Utah Report"
1988
2 13
Eugene Callaghan, "Economic Geology of Granite"
2 14
Various Bibliographies
2 15
Miscellaneous
In this folder, a mailing list and geological surveys are found.
3 1
Conde Auque
Folders 1-7 of box 3 contain notes, drawings, reports, data, maps, and other materials on various mining areas.
3 2
Huanuni Dredge
3 3
Morococala-Negro Pabellon Region
3 4
Oploca
3 5
Oruro District
1940s
3 6
Postosi
3 7
Tasna
3 8
Western Asiatic Expedition Journal
1928
3 9-11
Field Notes and Notebooks

Notes and NotebooksReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
4 1-2
Field Notebooks
1920s
4 3
Seminar Notes
4 4
Geology 101 Notebook
1928
5
Geology 201-205 Notebooks
1927-1929

WritingsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
6 1
Eugene Callaghan, "Geology of the Heceta Head District"
1927
6 2
M. C. Godbe, "Ore Reserve Estimate for the Maggie Mine Area, Artillery Peak Mining District, Mohave County, Arizona"
1957
6 3
J. F. McAllister, "Antimony Resources of the Churquini Mine, Southern Bolivia"
6 4
J. F. McAllister, "Tin Resources of the Oruro District, Bolivia"
6 5
Writings
7
Writings
1930s-1940s

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Mines and mineral resources--Arizona
  • Mines and mineral resources--Nevada
  • Mines and mineral resources--Utah
  • Personal Names :
  • Callaghan, Eugene, 1904---Archives
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Correspondence
  • Maps
  • Notes
  • Reports
  • Scrapbooks