The age of the Ocala limestone

Professional Paper 95-I



In 1881 Eugene A. Smith announced the presence, underlying large areas in both western and peninsular Florida, of limestone which he correlated with the Vicksburg limestone of Mississippi and Alabama and designated by the term Vicksburg limestone. Among the localities he mentioned specifically are Marianna, in Jackson County, and Ocala, in Marion County.

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Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title The age of the Ocala limestone
Series title Professional Paper
Series number 95
Chapter I
DOI 10.3133/pp95I
Year Published 1916
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Description 11 p.
Larger Work Type Report
Larger Work Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Larger Work Title Shorter contributions to general geology, 1915
First page 107
Last page 120
Country United States
State Alabama, Florida, Mississippi
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