2010 GSA Denver Annual Meeting (31 October –3 November 2010)
Session No. 91 Monday, 1 November 2010
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Colorado Convention Center: Hall F

T94. The Colorado Scientific Society and 150 Years of Geologic Research in Colorado I: Early Colorado Geology and Important Scientific Contributions by the Founders and Members of the Rocky Mountain Region’s Oldest Scientific Society, Founded in 1882 (GSA History and Philosophy of Geology Division; Colorado Scientific Society; Colorado Geological Survey)

Lisa Rae Fisher, Libby Prueher, Scott A. Minor and Thomas R. Fisher, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 8:00 AM Welcome to Session and Introductory Remarks, Scott Minor, CSS President
91-18:15 AM THE COLORADO SCIENTIFIC SOCIETY: MACLACHLAN, Marjorie E., USGS Retired, 2540 S. Brentwood Street, Lakewood, CO 80227, JCMEMaclachlan@aol.com
91-28:30 AM COLORADO'S GREAT GOLD RUSH AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE MINERAL SCIENCES: FISHER, Thomas R., Escalante Mines Inc, 1530 Alkire Street, Golden, CO 80401, thom.fisher@escalantemines.com
91-38:45 AM GEOLOGICAL SURVEYS OF THE FAR WEST: THE ROLE OF SURVEYS AND GEOLOGISTS IN THE CREATION OF AN AMERICAN IDENTITY – 1850-1903: LLOYD, Karen J., History, University of Colorado at Boulder, 234 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309, karen.lloyd@colorado.edu
91-49:00 AM COLORADO AND THE FOUR GREAT GEOLOGICAL SURVEYS OF 1867-1878: EVANOFF, Emmett, Earth Sciences, University of Northern Colorado, Box 100, Greeley, CO 80639, emmett.evanoff@unco.edu
 9:15 AM Discussion and further information: The Western Surveys, Emmett Evanoff, presenter
91-59:45 AM SAMUEL FRANKLIN EMMONS - FOUNDER AND FIRST PRESIDENT OF THE COLORADO SCIENTIFIC SOCIETY: MATTHEWS, Vincent III, Colorado Geological Survey, 1313 Sherman Street, Room 715, Denver, CO 80203, vince.matthews@state.co.us
91-610:00 AM WHITMAN CROSS AND RICHARD ALEXANDER FULLERTON PENROSE, JR.: THE FIRST SCIENTISTS TO INVESTIGATE THE GEOLOGY OF CRIPPLE CREEK, COLORADO: VEATCH, Steven Wade, The Cripple Creek District Museum, 500 Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, CO 80813, steven.veatch@gmail.com
91-710:15 AM GEORGE LYMAN CANNON, JR. - DENVER'S GREAT PALEONTOLOGICAL EDUCATOR: BARTON, Linda M., 7995 E. Mississippi Ave. #A2, Denver, CO 80247, lbarton5@mscd.edu
91-810:30 AM ARTHUR LAKES: COLORADO GEOLOGIST, PALEONTOLOGIST, AND ARTIST: FAIR, Erin, Education Programs, Dinosaur Ridge, Morrison, CO 80465, tours@dinoridge.org
91-910:45 AM REDISCOVERING ARTHUR LAKES' HISTORIC LOST QUARRIES AT DINOSAUR RIDGE (MORRISON, COLORADO): GHIST, John, 2980 W Long Dr #D, Littleton, CO 80120, jmghist@hotmail.com and SIMMONS, Beth, Earth & Atmospheric Sciences, Metropolitan State College of Denver, P.O. Box 173362, CB 22, Denver, CO 80217-3362
91-1011:00 AM SIGNIFICANT SCIENTIFIC CONTRIBUTIONS TO PALEONTOLOGICAL DISCOVERY, RESEARCH, AND CONSERVATION AT THE FLORISSANT FOSSIL BEDS, COLORADO: MEYER, Herbert W., National Park Service, P.O. Box 185, Florissant, CO 80816, Herb_Meyer@nps.gov
91-1111:15 AM THE FIRST COMBINED GSA/CSS/AAAS COLORADO FIELD TRIP – AUGUST 1902: SIMMONS, Beth, Earth & Atmospheric Sciences, Metropolitan State College of Denver, P.O. Box 173362, CB 22, Denver, CO 80217-3362, simmonse@mscd.edu
91-1211:30 AM FROM HORSE & BLOWPIPE TO SUVs AND COMPUTERS: THE GOLDEN FAULT WEST OF DENVER – INTERPRETATIONS PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE (?): DREWES, Harald, 1165 Everett Ct, Lakewood, CO 80215, USA USA, unknown@unknown.com and FISHER, Lisa R., Escalante Mines Inc, 1530 Alkire Street, Golden, CO 80401
91-1311:45 AM MUSINGS ON THE PRECAMBRIAN ROCKS OF THE COLORADO FRONT RANGE: REED, John C. Jr, U. S. Geol Survey, MS 980 Federal Center, Denver, CO 80225, jreed@usgs.gov

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