The Works of Samuel Calvin


1878

- On some dark shale recently discovered below the Devonian limestones, at Independence, Iowa; with a notice of its fossils and description of new species. Publication of the Hayden Survey, p. 725-730.

1881

- A piece of coal.  Popular Science (New York), p. 610-624, 1881.

1883

- On the fauna found at Lime Creek, Iowa, and its relation to other geological faunas, American Journal of Science, 25, p. 432-436.

1885

- Iowa; notes on the geological formations. World's Exposition at New Orleans [1884-5], p. 8.

- Fragments of geological history; Johnson County [Iowa]. Iowa Hist Rec, 1, p. 100-106.

1888

- On a new genus and new species of tubicolar Annelida [Iowa]. Economic Geology, p. 24-28.

- Notes on the formations passed through in boring the deep well at Washington, Iowa. Economic Geology, p. 28-31.

- Observations on the vertical range of certain species of fossils of the Hamilton period, in western Ontario. Economic Geology, p. 81-86.

- On the chert of the upper Coal Measures in Montgomery County, Iowa. Economic Geology, p. 116-117.

- Some geological problems in Muscatine County, Iowa, with special reference to the rectification of the supposed Kinderhook near the mouth of Pine Creek. Bulletin from the Laboratories of Natural History of the State University of Iowa, p. 7-18.

- Notes on the synonymy, characters, and distribution of Spirifera parryana, Hall. Bulletin from the Laboratories of Natural History of the State University of Iowa, p. 19-28.

- Description of a new species of Spirifer from the Hamilton group, near Iowa City, Iowa. Bulletin from the Laboratories of Natural History of the State University of Iowa, p. 28-29.

1889

- Iron Butte, Montana. Economic Geology, p. 95-97.

1890

- Note on a specimen of Conularia missouriensis Swallow, with crenulated costae. Economic Geology, p. 207-208.

- Some new species of Paleozoic fossils. Bulletin from the Laboratories of Natural History of the State University of Iowa, p. 173-181.

1891

- Additional notes on the Devonian rocks of Buchanan County, Iowa. Economic Geology, p. 142-145.

- Section on west side of Wapsipinicon River, about one-quarter mile below the dam at Littleton, Iowa. N Y St G, An Rp, 10, p. 99.

1892

- Note on the differences between Acervularia profunda Hall and Acervularia davidsoni Edwards and Haime. Economic Geology, p. 355-358.

- Report on some fossils collected in the Northwest Terr., Can. Bulletin from the Laboratories of Natural History of the State University of Iowa, p. 163-165.

- Two unique spirifers from the Devonian strata of Iowa. Bulletin from the Laboratories of Natural History of the State University of Iowa, p. 165-167.

- A geological reconnaissance in Buchanan County, Iowa. Bulletin from the Laboratories of Natural History of the State University of Iowa, p. 177-189.

- Notes on a collection of fossils from the Lower Magnesian limestone from northeastern Iowa. Economic Geology, p. 144-148.

- Prehistoric Iowa, p. 5-29.

1893

- The relation of the Cretaceous deposits of Iowa to the subdivisions of the Cretaceous proposed by Meek and Hayden. Economic Geology, p. 300-307.

- On the structure and probable affinities of Cerionites dactylioides Owen. Economic Geology, p. 53-57.

- ... fossil corals described by David Dale Owen ... with observations on the Devonian species Phillipsastrca gigas of later authops. Economic Geology, p. 108-112.

- First annual report of the State geologist [administrative]. Annual Report of the State Geologist, 6, p. 3-5.

- Cretaceous deposits of Woodbury and Plymouth counties, with observations on their economic uses. Annual Report of the State Geologist, p. 145-161.

1894

- On the geological position of Bennettites dacotensis Macbride, with remarks on the stratigraphy of the region in which the species was discovered [Black Hills, South Dakota]. Economic Geology, p. 79-84, 1894.

- On a new horizon and some new localities for friable sandstone in which the grains are enlarged by secondary deposition of silica in optical continuity with the original nucleus. Economic Geology, p. 225-227.

- The Niobrara chalk. Economic Geology, p. 140-161.

1895

- Composition and origin of Iowa chalk. Iowa Geological Survey. Bulletin, p. 211-236.

- Geology of Allamakee County, Iowa. Iowa Geological Survey. Bulletin, p. 35-120.

-Maquoketa shales in Delaware County [Iowa]. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, p. 40-42.

- Some Iowa dolomites, p. 8-9.

- The soils of northeastern Iowa, their history and genesis, p. 7-9.

- The Switzerland of Iowa, p. 403-414.

1896

- Geology of Jones County. Iowa Geological Survey. Bulletin, p. 33-112.

- The Leclaire limestone. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, p. 52-58.

- The Buchanan gravels; an interglacial deposit in Buchanan County, Iowa. Economic Geology, p. 76-78.

- Apparent anomalies of stratification in the Postville well [Iowa]. Economic Geology, p. 195-203.

- The Cedar Valley quarry [Iowa]. Engineering and Mining Journal, p. 544-545.

- The Devil's Backbone [Delaware County, Iowa], p. 20-26, 1896.

- Geology of Johnson County. Iowa Geological Survey. Bulletin, p. 33-104.

1897

- Geology of Cerro Gordo County. Iowa Geological Survey. Bulletin, p. 117-195.

- The State quarry limestone [Iowa]. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, p. 16-21.

- On the subdivision of the drift deposits of lowa. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, p. 66-68.

- Memoir of Charles Wachsmuth. Geological Society of America Bulletin, p. 374-376.

- Synopsis of the drift deposits of Iowa. Economic Geology, p. 270-272.

- Pleistocene Iowa. The Annals of Iowa, 3, p. 1-22.

1898

- Geology of Delaware County,, Iowa. Geological Survey. Bulletin, p. 119-192.

- Geology of Buchanan County, Iowa. Geological Survey. Bulletin, p. 201-253.

- The interglacial deposits of northeastern Iowa. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, p. 64-70.

- Iowa geology from an engineering point of view, p. 92-96.

 -Prehistoric Iowa; the relation of prehistoric events to soil-making, p. 183-192.

1899

- Iowan drift. Geological Society of America Bulletin, p. 107-120.

- A notable ride from driftless area to Iowan drift [lowa]. Economic Geology, p. 372-376.

- What glaciers have done for Iowa. The Annals of Iowa, 4, p. 138-142.

1901

- Geology of Page County. Iowa Geological Survey. Bulletin, p. 397-460.

- Concerning the occurrence of gold and some other mineral products in Iowa. Economic Geology, p. 363-372.

- The geology and geological resources of Iowa. Report of The Proceedings of the American Mining Congress, p. 52-56.

1902

- Concrete examples from the topography of Howard County, Iowa. Economic Geology, p. 375-381.

- The geological formations of Iowa. Stone (Indianapolis), p. 118-124.

- Artesian wells in Iowa. Iowa Institutions, B, 4, p. 402-408.

1903

- Geology of Howarl County. Iowa Geological Survey. Bulletin, p. 21-79.

- Geology of Chickasaw County. Iowa Geological Survey. Bulletin, p. 255-292.

- Geology of Mitchell County. Iowa Geological Survey. Bulletin, p. 293-338.

- Physiography of Iowa, p. 3-11.

1905

- The Aftonian gravels and their relations to the drift sheets in the region about Afton Junction and Thayer [Iowa]. Proceedings of the Davenport Academy of Natural Sciences, p. 18-31.

1906

- Geology of Winneshiek County [Iowa]. Iowa Geological Survey. Bulletin, p. 37-146.

- Notes on the geological section of Iowa. Journal of Geology, p. 571-578.

1907

- Some features of the channel of the Mississippi River between Lansing and Dubuque, and their probable history. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, p. 213-220.

1909

- Geology and revelation; an address..., p. 27.

- Present phase of the Pleistocene problem in Iowa. Geological Society of America Bulletin, p. 133-152.

- Aftonian mammalian fauna. Geological Society of America Bulletin, p. 341-356.

- The work of the Iowa geological survey (president's address). The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, p. 11-18.

- Bone beds in western Iowa. Iowa Nat, 2, p. 62-65.

1910

- The Aftonian age of the Aftonian mammalian fauna. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, p. 177-180.

- Adequacy of the paleontologic record. Popular Science (New York), p. 582-586.

1911

- Aftonian mammalian fauna, II. Geological Society of America Bulletin, p. 207-216.

- The Iowan drift. Journal of Geology, p. 577-602.
 
 

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