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Thomas Condon, pioneer geologist of Oregon

Ellen Condon McCornack

Thomas Condon, pioneer geologist of Oregon

by Ellen Condon McCornack

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Published by University press in Eugene, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Condon, Thomas, -- 1822-1907,
  • Geology -- Oregon

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ellen Condon McCornack.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE22.C55 M3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 355 p.
    Number of Pages355
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17745950M
    LC Control Number28002998
    OCLC/WorldCa3290144

    : The Odyssey of Thomas Condon: Irish Immigrant: Frontier Missionary: Oregon Geologist () by Clark, Robert D. and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(2). Pioneer geologist Thomas Condon was the first to recognize the scientific significance of the John Day Fossil Beds in the s. The Oregon Historical Society. #bbAuthor: Jo Mancuso.

    Thomas Condon was born in Cork County Ireland and died in Thomas Condon was a man with many accomplishments. Thomas Condon was a pioneer geologist, teacher, author, and clergyman who came to Oregon traveling by ship around the Cape Horn. His adventure of sailing around the Cape was done by many of the early pioneer families that. Thomas Condon (–) was an Irish Congregational minister, geologist, and paleontologist who gained recognition for his work in the U.S. state of Oregon.. Life and career. Condon arrived in New York City from Ireland in and graduated from theological seminary in , after which he traveled to Oregon by ship. As a minister at The Dalles, he became interested in the fossils he.

    Department of Geography, Condon Hall, University of Oregon, Eugene. REFERENCES Condon's maior work is his book The Two Islands and What came of Them, published in Portland, Oregon in A second edition of the book, edited by Ellen Condon McCornack, was published in Portland in under the title Oregon Geology. Thomas Condon was a famous US paleontologist and geologist, whose work focused mainly in Oregon. He became the first Oregon state geologist as well the first professor of geology at the University of Oregon. Condon Hall at University of Oregon is named for him, as well as Thomas Condon Paleontology Center in Dayville, Oregon.


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Account of the life of Thomas Condon, theist and geologist, spans the early years of the Oregon territory as well Thomas Condon the emerging study of geology and palaeontology. Originally published in Read more Read less click to open popoverAuthor: Ellen Condon McCornack.

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We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop now. InCondon published his first paper on geology, an overview of Oregon’s geological past, written, like many of his subsequent works, for a popular audience.

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He would embrace both religion and science and devote his life to Author: Nadine Jelsing. A pioneer scientist's autograph set in stone, deep in the Oregon Caves Prof.

Thomas Condon and his students signed a stalagmite in Oregon Caves in ; their autographs are now protected by a thin layer of translucent calcite and will remain legible for millennia.

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Thomas Condon, a Congregationalist minister in Oregon and self-trained scientist, was the first person to identify this region as a world class paleontological site.

Condon ministered at a church he had established in The Dalles and in the evenings, gave geology lectures there too. Thomas Condon By Unknown This undated portrait, probably taken in the s, shows Dr. Thomas Condon, one of the most important scientific figures in Oregon history. Thomas Condon was born in County Cork, Ireland, on March 3, At age eleven he emigrated to New York with his parents.

He worked as a school teacher before entering a. Condon's book The Two Islands was the foundation for the study of Oregon's historical geology. In later life he was called "Oregon's Grand Old Man of Science." Most of Thomas Condon's fossil collections can be found at the University of Oregon and Pacific University.

At the University of Oregon’s founding inThomas Condon was hired as its science professor. He moved to Eugene with his large collection of fossils, gathered with the intention of enhancing Oregonians' knowledge about the state's wonderful natural history.

Thomas Condon, Pioneer Geologist of Oregon. Edmond S. Meany. Abstract "The whole is a fascination and romantic story of an evolution from the slender beginnings in boyhood to the great achivements of ripened manhood in a field so fundamental to all other branches of knowledge."Author: Edmond S.

Meany. Condon, a noted geologist, writes about the Klamath Mountains in southwest Oregon and the Blue Mountains in Northeast Oregon, areas containing the state's oldest rocks. The book summarizes Oregon's geology and draws conclusions about the geologic past. Notable Oregonian entry for Thomas Condon Next Author: Homer Davenport >.

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By ELLEN CON­ DON MCCORNACK. (Eugene, Oregon: University of Oregon Press, Pp. $) Few recent books on any subject have been freighted with such an abundance of tender sentiment and downright love as has this biography of Thomas Condon, Pioneer Geologist of Ore­ : Edmond S.

Meany.Thomas Condon was an Irish Congregational minister, geologist, and paleontologist who gained recognition for his work in the United States.

state of Oregon.