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dc.creatorPowell, Will V.
dc.date.accessioned2024-01-25T16:15:37Z
dc.date.available2024-01-25T16:15:37Z
dc.date.issued1936-08-21
dc.identifier.urihttps://repository.tcu.edu/handle/116099117/61965
dc.descriptionPostcard from Will V. Powell (of Killeen, Texas) to Oscar Monnig letting him know that he observed the recent Oklahoma bound fireball. Provides a description of what he saw for Monnig's investigations.
dc.relationOscar Monnig Papers (MS 124)
dc.rightsPrior written permission from TCU Special Collections required to use any document or photograph.
dc.sourceSeries III, Box 05, Crescent, Okla., 1936-1972 folder
dc.subjectMeteorite
dc.subjectCrescent meteorite
dc.subjectLogan County (Okla.)
dc.subjectCM2 carbonaceous chondrite
dc.subjectPowell, Will V.
dc.titlePostcard from Will V. Powell to Oscar Monnig (August 21, 1936)
dc.typeDocument
dc.description.transcriptionKilleen Texas Aug 21, 1936 Mr Oscar Monnig, Dear Sir I think I can set you right on the meterite wich several Fort Worth people seen on Last Monday evening it fell in about ? 200 yards of me and I live about 45 miles straight north of Fort Worth and I am sure it was the one you people seen. it came down directly in front of me and appeared too be completly burned up. this was about 7:30 oclock Monday afternoon. Respt your Will V Powell Killeen Texas


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    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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