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dc.creatorRankin, Porter
dc.date.accessioned2024-02-12T18:11:58Z
dc.date.available2024-02-12T18:11:58Z
dc.date.issued1958-09-09
dc.identifier.urihttps://repository.tcu.edu/handle/116099117/63245
dc.descriptionLetter to Oscar E. Monnig from Porter Rankin offering three meteorites for $30.
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 06, Fort Stockton, Pecos Co., TX folder
dc.subjectMeteorite
dc.subjectFort Stockton meteorite
dc.subjectFort Stockton (Tex.)
dc.subjectNininger, Harvey Harlow
dc.subjectCanyon Diablo meteorite
dc.subjectMeteor Crater (Ariz.)
dc.subjectHereford meteorite
dc.subjectHereford (Tex.)
dc.subjectRankin, Porter
dc.titleCorrespondence from Porter Rankin to Oscar E. Monnig, September 9, 1958
dc.typeDocument
dc.description.transcriptionPorter Rankin P. O. Box 1024 Midland, Texas Sep 9, 1958. Mr. Oscar Monnig Ft. Worth Texas Dear Sir: I am sending for your approval the only three meteorites which I have - the slab is from Canyon Diablo Ariz. The large “Rusty” one was found about 50 miles south of Ft. Stockton Texas by the former County Clerk of Pecos Co. about 20 years ago. I have intended to report it but never have. The smaller stony or part stony is from the Hereford Texas fall and was purchased from Mr. Nininger at his place near Winslow Ariz. you may have all three for thirty dollars if you want them Regards Porter Rankin


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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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