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Bass, N. W., 1926, Geologic investigations in western Kansas, part 1; Geology of Ellis County: Kansas Geol. Survey, Bull. 11, pp. 1-52, figs. 1-12, pls. 1-4. [available online]

Cragin, F. W., 1889, Contributions to the paleontology of the plains, No. 1: Washburn College Lab. Nat. History, Bull. 2, pp. 65-68.

Cragin, F. W., 1890, On the Cheyenne sandstone and Neocomian shales of Kansas: Washburn College Lab. Nat. History, Bull. 2, pp. 69-80; Am. Geologist, vol. 6, pp. 233-238.

Cragin, F. W., 1891, Further notes on the Cheyenne sandstone and Neocomian shales (Kan.) : Am. Geologist, vol. 7, pp. 179-181.

Cragin, F. W., 1894, Descriptions of invertebrate fossils from the Comanchean series in Texas, Kansas, and Indian Territory: Colorado College Studies, 5th Ann. Pub., pp. 49-68,

Cragin, F. W., 1895, A study of the Belvidere beds: Am. Geologist, vol. 16, pp. 357-385.

Dane, C. H., and Pierce, W. G., 1933, Geology and oil and gas prospects in part of eastern Colorado: U. S. Geol. Survey Press Notice, June 8.

Dean, H. T., 1936, Chronic endemic dental fluorosis: Am. Medical Assoc., Jour., vol. 107, pp. 1269-1272.

Frye, J. C., and Hibbard, C. W., 1941, Stratigraphy and paleontology of a new middle and upper Pliocene formation of south central Kansas: Jour. Geology, vol. 49, pp. 261-278, figs. 1-6.

Frye, J. C., Leonard, A. B., and Hibbard, C. W., 1943, Westward extension of the Kansas "Equus beds": Jour. Geology, vol. 51, No. 1, pp. 33-47, figs. 1-3.

Logan, W. N., 1897, The upper Cretaceous of Kansas, with an introduction by Erasmus Haworth: Kansas Univ. Geol. Survey, vol. 2, pp. 195-234, figs. 10, 11, pls. 28-34.

Lohman, S. W., 1938, Ground water in south-central Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania Geol. Survey, 4th ser., Bull. W-5, pp. 1-315, figs. 1-11, pls. 1-17 (including maps).

Lohman, S. W., and Frye, J. C., 1940, Geology and ground-water resources of the "Equus beds" area in south-central Kansas: Econ. Geology, vol. 35, pp. 839-866, figs. 1-5.

Meek, F. B., and Hayden, F. V., 1862, Description of new Lower Silurian (Primordial), Jurassic, Cretaceous, and Tertiary fossils, collected in Nebraska Territory, with some remarks on the rocks from which they were collected: Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia, Proc., vol. 13, pp. 415-447.

Meinzer, O. E., 1923, The occurrence of ground water in the United States, with a discussion of principles: U. S. Geol. Survey, Water-Supply Paper 489, pp. 1-321, figs. 1-110, pls. 1-31 (including maps). [available online]

Meinzer, O. E., 1923a, Outline of ground-water hydrology, with definitions: U. S. Geol. Survey, Water-Supply Paper 494, pp. 1-71, figs. 1-35. [available online]

Meinzer, O. E., and Wenzel, L. K., 1943, Water levels and artesian pressure in observation wells in the United States in 1941: U. S. Geol. Survey, Water-Supply Paper 938, pp. 1-232, figs. 1-5, [available online]

Moore, R. C., 1.940, Ground-water resources of Kansas: Kansas Geol. Survey Bull. 27, pp. 1-79, pls. 1-34. [available online]

Moore, R. C., Frye, J. C., and others, 1942, Mineral resources of Kansas (map): Kansas Geol. Survey, Bull. 41, pt. 4.

Moore, R. C., and Jewett, J. M., 1942, Oil and gas fields of Kansas: Mines Mag., vol. 32, No. 10, pp. 481-488, 515-520, 524, 526, 538, 560. figs. 1-11.

Moore, R. C., and Landes, K. K., 1937, Geologic map of Kansas, scale 1:500,000: Kansas Geol. Survey.

Norton, G. H., 1939, Permian redbeds of Kansas: Am. Assoc. Petroleum Geologists, Bull., vol. 23, No. 12, pp. 1751-1819, figs. 1-24.

Plummer, Norman, and Romary, J. F., 1942, Stratigraphy of the pre-Greenhorn Cretaceous of north-central Kansas: Kansas Geol. Survey, Bull. 41, pt. 9, pp. 313-348, figs. 1-4, pls. 1, 2. [available online]

Rubey, W. W., and Bass, N. W., 1925, The geology of Russell County, Kansas: Kansas Geol. Survey, Bull. 10, pt. 1, pp. 1-87, figs. 1-11, pls. 1-5. [available online]

Stearns, N. D., 1927, Laboratory tests on physical properties of water-bearing materials: U. S. Geol. Survey, Water-Supply Paper 596F, pp, 121-176, figs. 18-26, pls. 11-13.

Tester, A. C., 1931, The Dakota stage of the type locality: Iowa Geol. Survey, vol. 35, pp. 195-332, figs. 25-4.4, pls. 3, 4.

Twenhofel, W. H., 1924, Geology and invertebrate paleontology of the Comanchean and "Dakota" formations of Kansas: Kansas Geol. Survey, Bull. 9, pp. 1-135, pls. 1-23 (including maps). [available online]

Wenzel, L. K., 1942, Methods for determining permeability of water-bearing materials, with special reference to discharging well methods: U. S. Geol. Survey, Water-Supply Paper 887, pp. 1-192, figs. 1-17, pls. 1-6. [available online]

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