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dc.creatorSury, Ken
dc.date.accessioned2023-02-14T17:44:41Z
dc.date.available2023-02-14T17:44:41Z
dc.date.issued2009-03-17
dc.identifier.urihttps://repository.tcu.edu/handle/116099117/57234
dc.descriptionPrint out of a news story from the Waco Tribune-Herald website on Mike Farmer a meteorite hunter who had come to the West, Texas area looking for meteorite pieces to sell, and who had purchased a 4lb piece for more than $10,000. Also includes his discussion of what he estimates is the still large field of possible finds that farmers in the area could profit from.
dc.relationOscar Monnig Papers (MS 124)
dc.rightsPrior written permission from TCU Special Collections required to use any document or photograph.
dc.sourceBox 05, Ash Creek folder
dc.subjectMeteorite
dc.subjectAsh Creek meteorite
dc.subjectWest (Tex.)
dc.subjectFarmer, Mike
dc.subjectPenelope (Tex.)
dc.subjectBirome (Tex.)
dc.subjectHill County (Tex.)
dc.subjectAquilla (Tex.)
dc.subjectChondrite
dc.titleMeteorite Hunter: Find Near Aquilla nets $10,000
dc.typeDocument
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  • Records of the Monnig Meteorite Gallery [1905]
    The files are arranged alphabetically, usually according to the location of discovery of the meteorite. The files contain correspondence and research material on the meteorites in the collection.

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