Frank C. Calkins letters, 1973-1974  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Calkins, Frank C.
Title
Frank C. Calkins letters
Dates
1973-1974 (inclusive)
Quantity
.23 cubic feet (1 document case)
Collection Number
Mss 2376
Summary
Collection includes: Correspondence, primarily to Henrietta Mack Eliot, 1973-1974, regarding past trips to the Pacific Northwest while working for the U. S. Geological Survey, and C. G. Calkins', his father, account of the Battle of Manila Bay, 1898, which disagrees with that of Admiral Dewey's. Frank Cathcart Calkins (1878-1974) was a master mapper, pioneer petrologist and famous geologist.
Repository
Oregon Historical Society Research Library
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, OR
97205
Telephone: 503-306-5240
Fax: 503-219-2040
libreference@ohs.org
Access Restrictions

This collection is open to the public.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Frank Cathcart Calkins (1878-1974) was a master mapper, pioneer petrologist and famous geologist.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection includes: Correspondence, primarily to Henrietta Mack Eliot, 1973-1974, regarding past trips to the Pacific Northwest while working for the U. S. Geological Survey, and C. G. Calkins', his father, account of the Battle of Manila Bay, 1898, which disagrees with that of Admiral Dewey's.

Other Descriptive InformationReturn to Top

Contains material previously designated Mss 2376-1

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

The Oregon Historical Society owns the materials in the Research Library and makes available reproductions for research, publication, and other uses. Written permission must be obtained from the Research Library prior to any reproduction use. The Society does not necessarily hold copyright to all materials in the collections, In some cases, permission for use may require seeking additional authorization from copyright owners.

Preferred Citation

Frank C. Calkins Letters, Mss 2376, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Acquisition Information

Gift of Ruth Eliot Johnson, February 1976 and August 1982.


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Geologists, American.
  • Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Campaigns -- Philippines -- Manila Bay.

Corporate Names

  • Geological Survey (U.S.)

Family Names

  • Calikns, C. G.
  • Calkins, Frank C. -- Correspondence.
  • Dewey, George, -- 1837-1917.
  • Eliot, Henrietta Mack, -- 1879-1978 -- Correspondence.

Form or Genre Terms

  • Letters (correspondence) -- aat