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Willard Jillson Geology of Union Co. manuscript, 1943

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46M128 Willard Jillson manuscript, 1943 46M128 Finding aid prepared by Desiree' H. Perry University of Kentucky Special Collections Special Collections Margaret I. King Building, North Lexington, KY, 40506-0039 (859) 257-8611 SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDU 2011 September 8 This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-07-30T09:51-0400 Describing Archives: A Content Standard Willard Jillson Geology of Union Co. manuscript 46M128 University of Kentucky Special Collections 0.23 Cubic feet 1 box 1943 Jillson, Willard Rouse, 1890-1975 Arrangement note Collection is arranged by format. Biographical note Willard Jillson was a historian and a geologist who was born on May 28, 1890 in Syracuse, New York. He taught geology at the University of Kentucky in 1918 and then served as the Kentucky State Geologist from 1919 to 1932. After retiring in 1932, Jillson continued to write books, and serve as a consultant for coal, oil, and gas companies. He also taught geology at Translyvania University from 1947 to 1951. He died on October 4, 1975 in Louisville, KY. Guide to the Willard Rouse Jillson Papers. Hutchins Library Special Collections and Archives. Berea College, n.d. Web. 8 Sept. 2011. Conditions Governing Access note Collection is open to researchers by appointment. Conditions Governing Use note The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections. Scope and Contents note The Willard Jillson Geology of Union Co. manuscript collection contains two proofs as well as four copies of the manuscript itself. There is a first draft (with author/editor notes) manuscript, two printer's manuscripts (one with annotations), and an original handwritten manuscript. Preferred Citation note 46M128: [identification of item], Willard Jillson Geology of Union Co. manuscript, 1943, University of Kentucky Special Collections. Coal--Kentucky. Gas industry--Kentucky. Geology--Kentucky. Kentucky--Maps. Oil wells--Kentucky. Union County (Ky.) Geology of Union County proofs 1 1 1943 Geology of Union County manuscripts 1 2-3 1943 Willard Jillson Geology of Union Co. manuscript