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High-level glacial outwash in the driftless area of northwestern Illinois

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Published by State of Illinois, Dept. of Registration and Education in Urbana .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Illinois,
  • Jo Daviess County.
    • Subjects:
    • Glacial epoch -- Illinois -- Jo Daviess County

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] H. B. Willman [and] John C. Frye.
      SeriesIllinois. State Geological Survey. Circular, 440, Circular Illinois State Geological Survey) ;, 440.
      ContributionsFrye, John Chapman, 1912- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE105 .A45 no. 440
      The Physical Object
      Pagination21 p.
      Number of Pages21
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5740174M
      LC Control Number70628095


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