Geography and Geology; Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences
Charles Alfred Matley: His links with mid -twentieth century geology in Jamaica
Donovan, S. K.
De la Beche Meeting: An international conference to commemorate the bicentennial of the birth of Sir Henry De la Beche and to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Geological Society of Jamaica: Articles, field guide, programme & abstracts.
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7-8 June, 1996
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University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica.
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Department of Geology, University of the West Indies
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Contributions to Geology, UWI, Mona
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Describes the contribution of Matley, the first geologist to map a section of the island in detail using large scale base maps, and his involvement with the second Geological Survey of Jamaica. Traces his links with those persons who were the nucleus of what became eventually the Geological Society of Jamaica.