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dc.creatorPerez, Martha
dc.date.accessioned2018-06-13T14:17:56Z
dc.date.available2018-06-13T14:17:56Z
dc.date.issued2018-06-10
dc.identifierdoi:10.15781/T28C9RN3T
dc.identifier.citationPerez, Martha. "Search for Historical Earthquakes in the Panhandle and El Paso Regions of Texas." University of Texas Institute for Geophysics Technical Report No. 188 (2001), 140p.
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2152/65413
dc.descriptionA a joint project between the Texas State Historical Association and the University of Texas Institute of Geophysics, this project was designed to research newspapers as historical sources to document earthquakes in the Panhandle prior to the 1920s and to explore this approach as a potential methodology for other areas. The project had two components. One consisted of inspecting the newspapers available for the Panhandle Region at the Center for American History of the University of Texas at Austin and to search for any information on earthquakes in the region. The second was to inspect the microfilm newspaper collections from the University of Texas at El Paso to determine the possibility of utilizing their newspaper and special collections to document historical earthquakes in the El Paso area in a similar vein that we have done for the Panhandle historical study.
dc.description.sponsorshipInstitute for Geophysics and the Texas State Historical Association.
dc.language.isoeng
dc.publisherInstitute for Geophysics and the Texas State Historical Association.
dc.relation.ispartofUniversity of Texas Institute for Geophysics Technical Reports
dc.subjectearthquake
dc.subjectTexas
dc.subjectTexas Panhandle
dc.subjectEl Paso
dc.titleSearch for Historical Earthquakes in the Panhandle and El Paso Regions of Texas
dc.typeReport
dc.description.departmentInstitute for Geophysics
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