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Florida Geological Survey : Annual Reports & Excerpts
Excerpts from Annual Reports
: First # is annual report #. Illustrated.
Annual Reports (complete)
: Illustrated. all have administrative report plus
Florida Geological Survey : Bulletins 9x6" unless noted, Illustrated
As of 2015, most of the bulletins are "like new" and otherwise Good / Very Good unless specifically mentioned.
Florida Bulletin 20 : 1942 : Stratigraphic and paleontologic studies of wells in FL - No. 2. 89p. Suwannee Sholtz # 1, Florida Oil Discovery Cedar Keys # 2. (bumped corners) $5
Florida Bulletin 21 : 1942 : Geology of Holmes and Washington counties, Florida. By Robert O. Vernon. 161 pages, 2 plates in pocket, 8 tables, 20 figures. Good/Fair (bumped corners, back cover loose and with mildly tattered edges. Pocket plates are present and nice, with tanning) - $5
Florida Bulletin 28 : 1945 : Stratigraphic and paleontologic studies of wells in FL - No. 4. City of Tallahassee water well # 6, Dale Mabry Field water well B, Ravlin-Brown VG Philips # 1. By W. Storrs Cole. 160 pages, 22 plates, 8 figures, 17 tables.$2
Florida Bulletin 34 Part 1 and 2 : 1951 : Paleontologic Studies: Part I - New Tertiary Ostracode Fauna from Levy County, Florida, by H.V. Howe; Part II - The Echinoid Fauna of the Inglis Member, Moodys Branch Formation, by A.G. Fischer, 101 p., 12 pl., 18 fig., 3 tables. $2
Florida Bulletin 34 Part 2 : 1951 : Paleontologic Studies: Part II - The Echinoid Fauna of the Inglis Member, Moodys Branch Formation, by A.G. Fischer, Pages 47-101, 7 plates, 18 fig., 3 tables. $1
Florida Bulletin 35 : 1953 : Eocene Mollusks from Citrus and Levy Counties, Florida, by H.G. Richards and K.V.W. Palmer, 96 p., 13 pl. $2
Florida Bulletin 37 : 1955 : Geology of Jackson County, Florida, by W.E. Moore, 101 p., frontispiece, 5 plates in polcet (on a total of 3 sheets), 27 fig., 3 tables. $2
Florida Bulletin 38 : 1957 : Stratigraphy and zonation of the Ocala group. By Harbans S. Puri. 248 pages, illustrated (numbered in sections), 4 plates in pocket. $10
Florida Bulletin 39 : 1957 : Mining and Mineral Resources, by J.L. Calver, 132 p., 35 figures (1 in pocket), 12 tables. $5
Florida Bulletin 41 : 1958 : Some Geomorphic Features of Central Peninsular Florida, by W.A. White, 1958, 92 p., 3 pl., 14 fig. $2
Florida Bulletin 42 : 1961 : The Limestone Resources of Washington, Holmes, and Jackson Counties, Florida, by W.D. Reves, 121 p., 27 fig., 9 tables. $2
Florida Bulletin 44 : 1964 : Osteology and Paleontology of the Passerine Birds of Reddick, Florida, by J.H. Hamon, 209 p., 13 fig., 3 tables. $2
Florida Bulletin 45 : 1965 : The Regional Lithostratigraphic Analysis of Paleocene and Eocene Rocks of Florida, by C.S. Chen, 105 p., 44 fig., 1 table. $2
Florida Bulletin 47 : 1966 : Geology and Ground-water resources of Leon county, Florida. By Charles W. Hendry, Jr. and Charles R. Sproul. 178 pages, 1 plate in pocket, 8 tables, 37 figures. (may have light foxing on page block edge, owner's name on cover corner). $15
Florida Bulletin 48 : 1966 : Geology of Jefferson County, Florida, by J.W. Yon, Jr., 115 p., 2 fig., 1 plate in pocket, 9 tables (1 in pocket). Thus, there are 2 items in the pocket. $2
Florida Bulletin 49 : 1967 : Geology of Dixie and Gilchrist Counties, Florida, by H.S. Puri, J.W. Yon, Jr., and W.R. Oglesby, 155 p., 55 figures (1 in pocket), 2 plates in pocket, 18 tables. Thus, there are 3 items in the pocket. $2
Florida Bulletin 50 : 1969 : Mineral Resource Study of Holmes, Walton and Washington Counties, by J.W. Yon, Jr. and C.W. Hendry, Jr., 16l p., 16 fig., 11 tables. $2
Florida Bulletin 52 : 1970 : Ancient Sea Level Stands in Florida, by E.C. Pirkle, W.H. Yoho, and C.W. Hendry, Jr., 61 p., 2 fig., 10 tables. $2
Florida Bulletin 55 : 1972 : Igneous and metamorphic basement rocks of Florida. By Charles Milton. 125 pages, 85 figures, 3 tables. $5
Florida Bulletin 62 : 1990 : Geology of Gadsden county, Florida. By Frank R. Rupert. 11x8.5”, 61 pages, 51 figures, 2 tables. $15
Florida Information Circular 17 : 1958 : Flood of June 9, 1957, at Perry, Florida. 12p. Great photos! $5
Florida Information Circular 18 : 1958 : Interim report on geology and ground water resources of Indian River county, Florida. 74p. $3
Florida Information Circular 100 : 1985 : Palynology and paleoecology of a lignitic peat from Trail Ridge, Florida. By Frederick J. Rich. 15 pages, 1 plate, 4 figures. $3
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Geological Survey : Map Series
Florida Map Series 80 : 1980 : Environmental Geology Series – Fort Pierce Sheet. By Ed Lane, Michael S. Knapp, and Tom Scott. Size: 22 x 36 inches. Scale: 1:250,000. In color, folded. $10
Florida Map Series 97 : 1980 : Environmental Geology Series - Tampa Sheet. By Michael S. Knapp. Size: 22 x 36 inches. Scale: 1:250,000. In color, folded. $10
Florida Map Series 100 : 1980 : Environmental Geology Series – West Palm Beach Sheet. By Ed Lane. Size: 22 x 36 inches. Scale: 1:250,000. In color, folded. (mildly crumpled). $10
Florida Map Series 101 : 1981 : Environmental Geology Series - Miami Sheet. By Ed Lane. Size: 22 x 36 inches. Scale: 1:250,000. In color, folded. $10
Survey : Report of Investigations
Florida Report of Investigations 6 : 1948 : Geology and ground water of the Fort Lauderdale area, Florida. 32p., multiple fold-outs, photos. (library pocket in back). $7
Florida Report of Investigations 7 : 1951 : Water Resources Studies, 1951, 84 p., 20 fig., 3 tables. (1) Potential Yield of Ground Water of the Fair Point Peninsula, Santa Rosa County, by R.C. Heath and W.E. Clark, 66 p., 10 fig., 3 tables; (2) Geology and Hydrologic Features of an Artesian Submarine Spring East of Florida, by V.T. Stringfield and H.H. Cooper, Jr., 16 p., 6 fig.; (3) Cessation of Flow of Kissengen Spring in Polk County, by H.M. Peek, 12 p., 5 fig. $2
Florida Report of Investigations 8 : 1952 : Eleven Archaeological Sites in Hillsborough County, Florida, by R.B. Bullen, 84 p., frontispiece, 24 fig., 6 tables. $2
Florida Report of Investigations 9 : 1953 : Miscellaneous Studies, 1953. (1) Dissolved Phosphorus in Florida Waters, by H.T. Odum, 40 p., 9 fig., 7 tables; (2) Petrology of Eocene Limestones In and Around the Citrus-Levy County Area, Florida, by A.G. Fischer, 70 p., 15 fig., 6 tables. $2
Florida Report of Investigations 14 : 1955 : The Avifauna of the Bone Valley Formation, by P. Brodkorb, 59 p., 2 pl., 8 tables. $2
Florida Report of Investigations 15 : 1956 : Geology and Ground-Water Resources of Highlands County, Florida, by E.W. Bishop, 115 p., 12 fig., 11 tables. $2
Florida Report of Investigations 16 : 1958 : Miscellaneous Studies, 1958. (1) Geology of the Area In and Around the Jim Woodruff Reservoir, by C.W. Hendry, Jr. andJ.W. Yon, Jr., 52 p., 8 fig.; (2) Phosphate Concentrations Near Bird Rookeries in South Florida, by E.H. Lund, 16 p., 1 fig., 5 tables; (3) An Analysis of Ochlockonee River Channel Sediments, by E.H. Lund and P.C. Haley, 9 p., 3 tables. $2
Florida Report of Investigations 23 : 1960 : Geology and Ground-Water Resources of Martin County, Florida, by W.F. Lichtler, 1960, 149 p., 26 figures, 8 tables. $2
Florida Report of Investigations 30 : 1962 : Reconnaissance of the Geology and Ground-Water Resources of Columbia County, Florida, by F.W. Meyer, 73 p., 19 fig., 8 tables. $2
Florida Report of Investigations 32 : 1963 : Geology and Ground-Water Resources of Flagler, Putnam, and St. Johns Counties, Florida, by B.J. Bermes, G.W. Leve, and G.R. Tarver, 97 p., 38 figures (10 in pocket), 7 tables. HARDBACK Good - $4
Florida Report of Investigations 37 : 1964 : Geology and Ground-Water Resources of Glades and Hendry Counties, Florida, by H. Klein, M.C. Schroeder, and W.F. Lichtler, 1964, 101 p., 33 fig., 8 tables. $2
Florida Report of Investigations 84 : 1977 : The Highland Heavy-Mineral Sand Deposit on Trail Ridge in Northern Peninsular Florida, by E.C. Pirkle, W.A. Pirkle, and W.H. Yoho, 1977, 50 p., 5 fig., 12 tables. $2
Florida Report of Investigations 86 : 1978 : Regional structure and stratigraphy of the limestone outcrop belt in the Florida panhandle. By Walter Schmidt and Curtis Coe. 25 pages, 15 figures, cross-sections. $3
Florida Report of Investigations 89 : 1984 : Stratigraphy and oil potential of the Lower Cretaceous Sunniland formation in South Florida. By Albert V. Applegate. 40 pages, 20 figures, 3 tables. $4
Florida Report of Investigations 97 : 1988 : Petrogenesis of Early Mesozoic Tholeiite in the Florida Basement and An Overview of Florida Basement Geology, by J.D. Arthur, 1988, 39 pages, 12 figures, 7 tables. 11x8.5” $4
Florida Special Publication 18 : 1973 : Availability and Potential Utilization of Byproduct Gypsum in Florida Phosphate Operations, by J.W. Sweeney and B.J. Timmons, 9 p., 4 fig., 2 tables. $1
Florida Special Publication 20 : 1974 : Geologic Framework of the High Transmissivity Zones in South Florida, by H.S. Puri and G.O. Winston, 101 pages, 65 illustrations. $5
Florida Special Publication 21 : 1977 : The geothermal nature of the Floridan Plateau. Edited by Douglas L. Smith and George M. Griffin. 9x6’, 161 pages, illustrated. Contains 7 technical reports on the subject, illustrated. Includes Heat flow in Florida oil test holes, Indications of oceanic crust beneath the southern Florida – Bahamas platform, Uranium series isotopic anomalies in thermal ground water from southwest Florida, and more. $16
Florida Special Publication 31 : 1991 : Environmental geology and hydrogeology of the Ocala area, Florida. By Ed Lane and Ronald W. Hoenstine. 11x8.5”, 71 pages, 48 figures, 4 tables, some color. $10
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Carbonate mineral cycles generated by foraminiferal and pteropod response to Pleistocene climate : west Florida ramp slope. By Anne F. Gardulski, Henry T. Mullins and Sandra Weiterman. 1990. Extracted from Sedimentology 37, pages 727-743, illus. $3
Description of evaluation of the effects of urban and agricultural development on the surficial aquifer system, Palm Beach county, Florida. By Wesley L. Miller. 1988 Tallahassee, Florida. This is USGS Water-Resources Investigations Report 88-4056. Softcover, 11x8.5”, 58p., illus. $12
Florida's geological structure and gravity. 1940. Reprint from Proceedings of the Florida Academy of Sciences, Vol. 5. 9x6", 11p. illus. $1
Late Cenozoic stratigraphy of Southern Florida – a reappraisal, with additional notes on Sunoco – Felda & Sunniland oil fields. Compiled by Ronald D. Perkins, with contributions by Babcock, Brooks, Conklin, DuBar, Lloyd, Olsson and Puri. 1968. 2nd Annual field trip of the Miami Geological Society, February 1968. 11x8.5”, 110p., illus. (spine has light wear and mild tape). $28
Living and Fossil reef types of south Florida : guidebook for Field Trip No. 3, Geological Society of America convention, Nov. 1964. 11x8.5" 28p., photos, maps, this was a boat trip.
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Mineral industries of Florida during 1915. Florida Geol Survey. 18p. (folded corner). $2
Proceedings of Marine Environmental implications of offshore drilling, Eastern Gulf of Mexico : 1974. Edited by Robert E. Smith. This is from the conference and workshops held January 31 through February 2, 1974. Softcover, 11x8.5”, 455p., illus. Contents include 48 papers and 5 appendices. (Very Good) $25
Sample papers from “proceedings of Marine …”
South Florida carbonate sediments (Reprint of the GSA 1964 Field Trip Guide). Edited by Robert N. Ginsburg. Sedimenta II. 1972 Division of Marine Geology and Geophysics, Rosenstiel School Marine and Atmospheric Science, University of Miami. Softcover, 11x8.5”, 72 pages, 39 figures, 2 tables. Among other things, includes Florida Bay, Reef Tract, Rodriguez Bank, Geologic record of Hurricanes, Pleistocene limestones of the Florida Keys, Recent Dolomite on Sugarloaf Key, Pourtales Terrace. (Very Good) $15
Terrace studies in the United States of America :summary of different studies, including Lower Connecticut valley, Susquehanna River, Pensacola and associated beaches and bars in Florida, and California marine terraces. By Douglas Johnson. 1936. Union Geographique Internationale. In English. 19p. Corners bumped, 1/4" tear at corner, cover lightly faded. Stamp. $2
Third annual field trip of the Miami Geological Society, July, 1969 – Late Pleistocene Geology in an Urban Area. Compiled by Wayne D. Bock, Donald R. Moore, A. Conrad Neumann, and Peter R. Supko. Softcover, 11x8.5”, 27p., illus. Contents include Fossil Mangrove reef of Key Biscayne. Miami limestone of Florida and it’s recent Bahamian counterpart. Road log. More. (Fair, useable but has highlighting. Title page foxed. Spine covering rough.) $3
Florida Soils : Misc.
Soil Survey of Polk county, Florida. 1927. USDA Bureau of Chemistry and soils : Series 1927, # 39. No text. This is a CD that contains two separate scans in jpg format (one of each sheet) of the original two large full-color soil maps (East and West sheets) that came with this text. These are very large files (about 30,000 KB each). The image below shows a corner tip of one of the scans so that you might get an idea of the quality. Quality does vary between monitors and with the resolution you use (I used the relatively low 72 dpi for the image below) $8
Bureau of Historic Sites and Properties – Bulletin 2. 1972. Florida Department of State, Division of archives, history, and records management. 11x8.5” , 61p., very nice illustrations. This is a detailed scholarly journal. $12
Contents of Bulletin 2 :
Bureau of Historic Sites and Properties – Bulletin 4. 1974. Florida Department of State, Division of archives, history, and records management. 11x8.5”, 117p., very nice illustrations. This is a detailed scholarly journal. (front cover sunned, with short edge tear and bent corner tip). $16
Contents of Bulletin 4 :