Sedimentation

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Date
1959
Summary
Dr Harbaugh's guest is Dr. Stanley Davis, assistant professor of geology at Stanford University. A graduate of the University of Nevada with a M.S. from the University of Kansas and a Ph.D. from Yale, he has also worked with the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation and the Kansas and Missouri Geological Surveys. Dr. Davis makes his own rocks on this program. In doing so, he demonstrates how nature is able to make solid rock through the copaction of clays, sands, and silts under great pressure. They discuss the part of North America which although now dry land was once part of the ocean.
Contributors
KQED, San Francisco; Dr. John W. Harbaugh; Gerald G. Marans; Dr. Stanley Davis; Stanford University; Stanley T. Donner; Herbert D. Seiter; Matt Lehmann; Ken Winslow
Publishers
National Educational Television; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Genres
Educational; Nature
Subject
Geology ; Geography.
Collection
National Educational Television
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Other Identifiers
Other: GR00428951; MDPI Barcode: 40000003384205

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