Finding aid only for Manuscripts Collection 625. The Duane De Paepe Kentucky Cave Saltpetre History Research Collection, a collection of historical research, field notes, cave surveys, photographs, maps, reports, and scholarly writing on saltpetre mining in Kentucky, especially at Mammoth Cave. The collection was created under a research program sponsored by the Cave Research Foundation and the National Geographic Society in Kentucky, 1976-1980, and directed by De Paepe.
Geology | Mineral Physics | Speleology | United States History
Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &, "De Paepe, Duane - Collector (MSS 625)" (2017). MSS Finding Aids. Paper 4374.