USGS P 69

Publication Details

  • Title:

    The earthquakes at Yakutat Bay, Alaska, in September, 1899; with a preface by G. K. Gilbert
  • Authors:

    Tarr, R.S., Martin, Lawrence, and Gilbert, G.K.
  • Publication Date:

    1912
  • Publisher:

    U.S. Geological Survey
  • Ordering Info:

    USGS Publications Warehouse
  • Quadrangle(s):

    Alaska Statewide, Mount Saint Elias, Yakutat
  • Keyword(s):

    Earthquake; Engineering; Generalized; Geology

Bibliographic Reference

Tarr, R.S., Martin, Lawrence, and Gilbert, G.K., 1912, The earthquakes at Yakutat Bay, Alaska, in September, 1899; with a preface by G. K. Gilbert: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 69, 135 p., 3 sheets, scale 1:5,000,000.

Publication Products

  • ReportReport Information

  • Maps & Other Oversized SheetsMaps & Other Oversized Sheets

    • Plate XXII Geologic reconnaissance map of Yakutat Bay region, Alaska, showing glaciers that advanced up to 1906 through earthquake advancing in 1899, scale 1:312,500 (1.3 M)
    • Plate XXXII Seismograms of Yakutat Bay earthquake of September 10, 1899 and San Francisco earthquake of April 18, 1906, from instrument at Catania, Italy (1.2 M)
    • Plate XXXIII Map of Alaska showing area distributed by sensible shocks, September 3 and 10, 1899, to isolated areas of water waves, scale 1:5,000,000 (2.5 M)

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