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Creator::
Geological Survey. Geologic Branch  Search this
Extent:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pamphlets
Date:
1937
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of a satirical pamphlet created by the Pick and Hammer Club of the United States Geological Survey (USGS). The Pick and Hammer Club was an organization within the Geologic Branch which began as a social group for young geologists that later created annual shows to poke fun at USGS bureaucracy and staff. This pamphlet appears to have belonged to Edwin N. Goddard, USGS Geologist, 1930-1949.
Topic:
Geology -- Anecdotes  Search this
Satire  Search this
Genre/Form:
Pamphlets
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-077, Records
Identifier:
Accession 15-077
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa15-077

The Pick and Hammer Club presents the Seantific Players in The birth of a notion : or, The weaning of the West : a spectral spectacular in two acts and fifteen scenes

Author:
Geological Society of America  Search this
Physical description:
24 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Anecdotes
Date:
1971
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Call number:
QE1 .P45 1971
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_980622

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