Nebraska Geological Society [RG3999.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY COLLECTION RECORD

RG3999.AM:   Nebraska Geological Society

Records:  ca. 1960-2017
Nebraska: Professional association for geologists
Size:  1.25 cu.ft.; 2 boxes

BACKGROUND NOTE

The Nebraska Geological Society was organized in the spring of 1968 through the efforts of Robert Gaines, Regional Geologist with the Northern Natural Gas Company, and L.B. "Spike" Underwood, Division Geologist with the Army Corps of Engineers.  The first organizational meeting was held at the Fireside Restaurant in Omaha, Nebraska.  Mr. Warren Beebe, past president of the American Geological Institute, was the guest speaker.  The first officers of the Society included:

President, Robert Gaines, Northern Natural Gas Company
Vice President, Vincent Dreeszen, Nebraska Geological Survey
Secretary, Duane Eversoll, Nebraska Highway Department
Treasurer, Al Burling, Army Corps of Engineers
Executive Committee Chair, Dr. Sam Treves, University of Nebraska

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

This collection consists of the records of the Nebraska Geological Society.  The collection includes correspondence, minutes of meetings, treasurer’s reports, membership lists, etc.  The materials in the collection date from ca. 1960-2017.

INVENTORY

Box 1
Folder

  1. Constitution and bylaws
  2. Correspondence, general, 1968-1980
  3. Correspondence, American Association of Petroleum Geologists, 1968-1979
  4. Meeting notices, 1968-1979
  5. Minutes of meetings, 1973-1978
  6. Treasurer’s reports, 1969, 1973-1979
  7. Membership mailing lists, 1968-1979
  8. Membership questionnaires, 1970
  9. Membership forms, 1972-1973, 1973-1974
  10. Membership forms, 1975-1976, 1976-1977
  11. Ballots and questionnaires, 1975-1976
  12. Historical notes, 1968-1969 (photos have been transferred to the photo collection)
  13. Ash Hollow Historical Marker

Box 2 (2017.0146) - Unprocessed

Constitution and bylaws, minutes of meetings, correspondence, subject files, etc., ca. 1960-2017

 

Subject headings:

Geologists -- Nebraska
Nebraska Geological Society

 

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Revised TMM        04-09-2018

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