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Accession 01-029

Berdan, Jean Milton

Jean Milton Berdan Papers, 1943-1993

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Berdan, Jean Milton
Title: Jean Milton Berdan Papers
Dates: 1943-1993
Quantity: 4.5 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection: Accession 01-029
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

These papers include USGS Examinations and Reports, project files, research notes, a small number photographs, and correspondence.

Historical Note

Jean Milton Berdan received her Ph.D. from Yale University in 1949. In 1942 she joined the Water Resource Division of the United States Geological Survey (USGS), working in New York State. In 1949 she became a member of the Paleontology and Stratigraphy Branch of the USGS where she spent the rest of her career, becoming a Scientist Emeritus in 1991. In the early 1960s she became a Research Associate of the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Paleobiology. Her scientific research dealt with Ordovician, Silurian, and Devonian ostracodes and stratigraphy.

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Descriptive Entry

These papers include USGS Examinations and Reports, project files, research notes, a small number photographs, and correspondence.

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This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 01-029, Jean Milton Berdan Papers

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Container List

Box 1

Examinations and Reports

Examinations and Reports, General

Box 1 of 5

Foreign, 1952-1989

Box 1 of 5

Canada, 1949-1988

Box 1 of 5

Searcy County, Arkansas, 1950-1951

Box 1 of 5

Alabama, 1964-1982

Box 1 of 5

Alaska, 1952-1986

Box 1 of 5

Arizona, 1958-1973

Box 1 of 5

Arkansas, 1967-1970

Box 1 of 5

Colorado, 1950-1984

Box 1 of 5

Georgia, 1955-1972

Box 1 of 5

Idaho, 1955-1973

Box 1 of 5

Indiana, 1959-1978

Box 1 of 5

Iowa, 1953-1958

Box 1 of 5

Kentucky, 1963-1976 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 5

Maryland, 1956-1973

Box 1 of 5

Maine, 1951-1976

Box 1 of 5

Maine - Vinalhaven, 1969-1991

Box 1 of 5

Maine - Eastport, 1951-1988

Box 1 of 5

Massachusetts, 1958-1975

Box 1 of 5

Michigan, 1951-1958

Box 1 of 5

Mississippi, 1983

Box 1 of 5

Missouri, 1974

Box 1 of 5

Montana, 1950-1981

Box 1 of 5

Nevada - Pogonip Ostracodes, 1968-1982

Box 1 of 5

Nevada - Eurypterids, 1962-1988 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 5

Nevada - Mike Murphy and Students, 1976-1988

Box 1 of 5

Nevada - Cortez, 1959-1979

Box 1 of 5

Nevada - Jess Johnson's Colls., 1961-1984

Box 1 of 5

Nevada - Horse Creek, 1960-1971

Box 1 of 5

Rodeo Creek, N.E. Nevada, 1969-1970

Box 1 of 5

Nevada - Mt. Lewis, 1951-1987

Box 1 of 5

Nevada, 1952-1983

Box 1 of 5

New Mexico, 1956-1977

Box 1 of 5

North Dakota, 1959

Box 1 of 5

Ohio, 1957-1989

Box 1 of 5

Box 2

Pennsylvania, 1955-1984

Box 2 of 5

Tennessee, 1950-1977

Box 2 of 5

Texas, 1955-1967

Box 2 of 5

Utah - Pogonip Ostracodes - Ibex Sections, 1967-1968

Box 2 of 5

Utah - General, 1950-1959

Box 2 of 5

Thomas Mountains, 1951-1957

Box 2 of 5

Tintic District, 1952-1955

Box 2 of 5

Virginia, 1945-1966

Box 2 of 5

Washington, 1954-1977

Box 2 of 5

West Virginia, 1958-1984

Box 2 of 5

Williston Basin - Ross., 1952-1965

Box 2 of 5

Wyoming, 1951-1963

Box 2 of 5

Wisconsin, 1984

Box 2 of 5

Project Files and Correspondence

Florida Paleozoic - Miscellaneous Notes, 1950-1983

Box 2 of 5

Florida Project Reports, 1951

Box 2 of 5

P. L. Applin, Book #4, 1967

Box 2 of 5

Memorial to Esther Applin, 1973-1977

Box 2 of 5

Typed Well Logs, Florida Paleozoic, 1949

Box 2 of 5

Florida Paleozoic - GSA Abstract, 1964 (2 folders)

Box 2 of 5

Florida Project Expense Accounts, 1949-1950

Box 2 of 5

List of Wells by Companies, undated

Box 2 of 5

Applin, Paul and Esther, 1950-1977

Box 2 of 5

Bass, Manuel N., 1962-1963

Box 2 of 5

Berdan, Jean, 1950

Box 2 of 5

Berry, William B. N., 1958

Box 2 of 5

Boucot, A. J., 1973

Box 2 of 5

Burnett, C. J., 1949

Box 2 of 5

Chambers, Robert, Jr., undated

Box 2 of 5

Denison, Robert H., 1958-1959

Box 2 of 5

Flawn, Peter, 1959

Box 2 of 5

Decker, Charles E., 1949-1950

Box 2 of 5

Gunter, Herman, 1949-1953

Box 2 of 5

Howell, Ben F., 1949

Box 2 of 5

Jordan, Louise, 1948-1952

Box 2 of 5

King, Philip, 1960

Box 2 of 5

Kirby, M. F., 1950

Box 2 of 5

Knight, Wilbur H., 1950

Box 2 of 5

McGlamery, Winnie, 1950

Box 2 of 5

MacNeil, F. Stearns, 1949

Box 2 of 5

McLaughlin, R. E., 1971

Box 2 of 5

Milton, Charles, 1950-1971

Box 2 of 5

Minihan, Edward, 1959

Box 2 of 5

Munroe, D. J., 1950

Box 2 of 5

Payne, Mary Woods, 1950

Box 2 of 5

Peyton, Garland, 1950

Box 2 of 5

Pojeta, John, 1970

Box 2 of 5

Puri, Harbans, 1960-1964

Box 2 of 5

Raasch, Albert C., 1950-1976

Box 2 of 5

Reeside, John B., Jr., 1949

Box 2 of 5

Richards, Horace G., 1949

Box 2 of 5

Rust, Claude, 1975

Box 2 of 5

Schopf, James, 1958-1979

Box 2 of 5

Singewald, Joseph T., 1950

Box 2 of 5

Shell Oil Company, 1974

Box 2 of 5

Swartz, Frank M., 1959

Box 2 of 5

Vernon, Robert O., 1965-1967

Box 2 of 5

Waering, Erik N. K., 1949-1953

Box 2 of 5

Williams, James S., 1949

Box 2 of 5

White, Dennis E., 1974

Box 2 of 5

Whittington, H. B., 1950

Box 2 of 5

Wilson, J. Tuzo, 1966

Box 2 of 5

Woodward, Herbert P., 1964

Box 2 of 5

Geochemistry and Petrology Branch, 1954-1961

Box 2 of 5

Dorothy Carroll's Professional Paper, circa 1964

Box 2 of 5

Florida Photographs (notes regarding), 1960s

Box 2 of 5

Basement Rocks - Alabama, Georgia, Florida, 1947-1961 (Books 1-3)

Box 2 of 5

Box 3

Basement Rocks - Alabama, Georgia, Florida, 1947-1961 (Books 4-7)

Box 3 of 5

Highlands Plant Waste Well #1, 1963-1964

Box 3 of 5

Humble Oil and Refining Co. Square Taylor #1, 1964-1967

Box 3 of 5

Jett-Phillips #1 Buckeye Cellulose, 1965

Box 3 of 5

Thayer-Davis #1 Francis Ripley, 1965

Box 3 of 5

Francis Ripley #1, 1976

Box 3 of 5

Bennett and Langsdale, undated

Box 3 of 5

Bishop, Ruth M., 1949

Box 3 of 5

Brooks-Scanlon Inc., 1949-1950 (3 folders)

Box 3 of 5

Buie, J. A., 1950

Box 3 of 5

Camp, H. N., 1966

Box 3 of 5

Cato, R. H., 1947

Box 3 of 5

Chandler, A. C., 1944-1950

Box 3 of 5

Clark-Ray-Johnson, 1950

Box 3 of 5

Cone, J. P., 1948

Box 3 of 5

Foremost Properties, Inc., 1949-1970

Box 3 of 5

Gibson, J. W., 1950

Box 3 of 5

Gibson, J. W., 1950

Box 3 of 5

Hernasco Corp., 1950

Box 3 of 5

Hilliard Turpentine Co., 1949

Box 3 of 5

Hodges, G. T., 1951

Box 3 of 5

Kirkland E. C., 1949-1963

Box 3 of 5

Langston, Hazel, 1949

Box 3 of 5

Loyd, Clarence, 1949

Box 3 of 5

National Turpentine Co., 1950

Box 3 of 5

Odom, Earl, 1947

Box 3 of 5

Perpetual Forest, Inc., 1950

Box 3 of 5

Pullen, J. H., 1950

Box 3 of 5

Sapp, M. W., 1950

Box 3 of 5

Superior Pine Prod. Co., 1949-1950 (2 folders)

Box 3 of 5

Tindel, C. W., 1949

Box 3 of 5

Vining, Kie, 1950

Box 3 of 5

Wiggins, M. F., 1950

Box 3 of 5

Williams, Bros., 1948

Box 3 of 5

Florida Paleozoic G&P Reports, 1953-1954

Box 3 of 5

Grady Butcher #1, 1953

Box 3 of 5

California Coastal State Lease, undated

Box 3 of 5

Pan-Am Sealy #1, undated

Box 3 of 5

Log of the Geo. Vasen et. al. (Stone Co., Mississippi), 1961-1962

Box 3 of 5

Manlius Problem, 1949-1955

Box 3 of 5

Personal Correspondence, 1948-1964

Box 3 of 5

Geologist Staffing Committee, 1953-1960

Box 3 of 5

Merriam Correspondence, 1954-1972

Box 3 of 5

Paleontology & Stratigraphy (Miscellaneous Correspondence), 1951-1952

Box 3 of 5

Correspondence, 1954-1959 (2 folders)

Box 3 of 5

American Geophysical Union, 1947-1948

Box 3 of 5

Correspondence, 1951-1953

Box 3 of 5

Correspondence relating to Jo's Unfinished Manuscript, 1951-1953

Box 3 of 5

Pavlides, Louis, 1976

Box 3 of 5

Maine Ostracodes, Correspondence, 1966-1980

Box 3 of 5

Acknowledgments, 1952-1990

Box 3 of 5

Adamczak, Franciszek, 1972-1991

Box 3 of 5

Ahern, Kevin E., 1978

Box 3 of 5

Amundsen, C. T., 1979

Box 3 of 5

Bate, R. H., 1974

Box 3 of 5

Becker, Gerhard, 1972-1976

Box 3 of 5

Bengtson, Stefan, 1974

Box 3 of 5

Belak, Ronald, 1977-1979

Box 3 of 5

Berry, W. B. N., 1969-1975

Box 3 of 5

Boucot, A. J. and Burk, C. F. J., 1964-1965

Box 3 of 5

Boucot, A. J., 1966-1988

Box 3 of 5

Bowen, Zeddie P., 1961-1964

Box 3 of 5

Branstrator, J. W., 1969

Box 3 of 5

Braun, Willi K., 1967

Box 3 of 5

Calver, James L., 1966

Box 3 of 5

Chilman, Ruth B., 1970-1971

Box 3 of 5

Christiansen, David J., 1979-1990

Box 3 of 5

Churkin, Mike, 1978

Box 3 of 5

Box 4

Copeland, Murray J., 1960-1991

Box 4 of 5

Creath, Wilgus B., 1975

Box 4 of 5

Curtis, M. L. K., 1966-1969

Box 4 of 5

Dhondt, Annie, 1990-1992

Box 4 of 5

Epstein, Anita, 1962-1964

Box 4 of 5

Echols, Dorothy, 1969

Box 4 of 5

Evola, Gina, 1983-1984

Box 4 of 5

Fogerstrom, J. A., 1966-1967

Box 4 of 5

Finney, Stanley C., 1987

Box 4 of 5

Fisher, Donald W., 1974-1975

Box 4 of 5

Gates, Olcott, 1965-1974

Box 4 of 5

Gray, Jane, 1981-1986

Box 4 of 5

Gordon, Elizabeth A., 1969

Box 4 of 5

Groessens, Eric, 1969

Box 4 of 5

Groos-Uffenorde, Helga, 1972-1988

Box 4 of 5

Guber, Albert L., 1963-1968

Box 4 of 5

Harper, John D., 1973

Box 4 of 5

Hill, Dorothy, 1966

Box 4 of 5

Ho, Diana Yunn, 1966

Box 4 of 5

Hoskins, Donald M., 1958-1972

Box 4 of 5

House, Michael, 1961

Box 4 of 5

Hughes, Chris, 1979-1980

Box 4 of 5

International Geological Congress, 1968-1969

Box 4 of 5

Valdar, Joanusson, 1965-1977

Box 4 of 5

Jenson, Lyndon R., 1971

Box 4 of 5

Johansson, Warren I., 1962-1964

Box 4 of 5

Johnson, Jess G., 1961-1987

Box 4 of 5

Johnson, John H., 1964-1976

Box 4 of 5

Jones, Clive R., 1981-1984

Box 4 of 5

Jones, P. J., 1985

Box 4 of 5

Kennedy, Patrick J., 1976-1977

Box 4 of 5

Kilgour, W. J., 1964-1965

Box 4 of 5

Krommelbein, Karl, 1961

Box 4 of 5

Kruta, M., 1989

Box 4 of 5

LaFevre, Jean, 1967-1972

Box 4 of 5

Loranger, Diane, 1962

Box 4 of 5

Ludvigsen, Rolf, 1974-1975

Box 4 of 5

Lundin, Robert F., 1964-1989

Box 4 of 5

Luptowitz, Lisa M., 1990

Box 4 of 5

Mavis, Kathleen, 1970

Box 4 of 5

McGill, Peter, 1963-1965

Box 4 of 5

McKenzie, K. G., 1981-1986

Box 4 of 5

McKerrow, Stuart, 1975

Box 4 of 5

Meyerhoff, A. A., 1970-1989

Box 4 of 5

Mikulic, D., 1979

Box 4 of 5

Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1953-1992

Box 4 of 5

Molenock, Joanne, 1981-1986

Box 4 of 5

Murphy, Michael A., 1978-1987

Box 4 of 5

Murray, Joseph B., 1968-1970

Box 4 of 5

Murphy, Sean, 1975-1985

Box 4 of 5

Nadeau, Betty Kellett, 1964-1965

Box 4 of 5

Nickey, David A., 1964-1965

Box 4 of 5

Nion, J., 1975-1977

Box 4 of 5

Olempska, Ewa, 1992

Box 4 of 5

Orr, Robert J., 1982

Box 4 of 5

Ostracodes, 1949-1953

Box 4 of 5

Paleontology & Stratigraphy - Space, 1985-1986

Box 4 of 5

Petersen, Lee E., 1972-1990

Box 4 of 5

Polenova, E. N., 1964-1973

Box 4 of 5

Puri, Harbans, 1974

Box 4 of 5

Rader, E. K., 1964-1965

Box 4 of 5

Reynolds, Linda, 1987-1988

Box 4 of 5

Ross, Reuben J., 1954-1987

Box 4 of 5

Rowell, A. J., 1962

Box 4 of 5

Rozhdestvenskaja, A. A., 1969

Box 4 of 5

Schallrewter, Roger, 1976-1984

Box 4 of 5

Schopf, Thomas, undated

Box 4 of 5

Schmidt, R. A. M., 1971

Box 4 of 5

Sherrard, Kathleen, 1970

Box 4 of 5

Shaver, R. H., 1976

Box 4 of 5

Siveter, David, 1976-1990

Box 4 of 5

Slatten, Mark H., 1978-1993

Box 4 of 5

Sohn, I. G., 1977-1993

Box 4 of 5

Sorauf, Jim, 1984

Box 4 of 5

Vannier, Jean, 1986-1993

Box 4 of 5

Spojeldnaes, Nils, 1976-1977

Box 4 of 5

Swain, Fred M., 1964-1991 (2 folders)

Box 4 of 5

Swartz, F. M., 1968-1985

Box 4 of 5

Sweet, Walter, 1970

Box 4 of 5

Teeter, James W., 1964-1965

Box 4 of 5

Tepper, Dorothy, 1992

Box 4 of 5

Tillman, John R., 1977-1978

Box 4 of 5

Tollefson, Linda, 1978

Box 4 of 5

Warschauer, Steven M., 1969-1983

Box 4 of 5

Warthin, A. Scott, 1948

Box 4 of 5

Whitaker, J. H. McD., 1966-1972

Box 4 of 5

Whittington, Harry, 1963-1966

Box 4 of 5

Willey, Edwin C., 1968

Box 4 of 5

Williams, Mark, 1989-1993

Box 4 of 5

Zenger, Donald H., 1961-1965

Box 4 of 5

Martinsson, Anders, 1956-1983

Box 4 of 5

Berdan C. V.

Box 4 of 5

Manning Drilling Project, 1950-1952

Box 4 of 5

Geological Names Committee, 1953-1968

Box 4 of 5

Box 5

Delaware County, New York, 1947-1950

Box 5 of 5

Ground Water - Memoranda, 1943-1950

Box 5 of 5

Ground Water - Inquiries, 1947

Box 5 of 5

Schoharie County, New York, 1950

Box 5 of 5

Greene County, New York, 1950-1955

Box 5 of 5

Stratigraphy of East Central New York, 1945-1950

Box 5 of 5