Montana State University

Department of Earth Sciences

Montana State University
P.O. Box 173480
Bozeman, MT 59717-3480

Tel: (406) 994-3331
Fax: (406) 994-6923
Location: 226 Traphagen Hall

Department Chair

Dr. David Mogk

earth@montana.edu

MSU Earth Sciences Cartography Products

 

Geological Map of Montana

By Robert L. Taylor and Joseph M. Ashley
with
R. A. Chadwick, S. G. Custer, D. R. Lageson, W. W. Locke, D. W. Mogk, and J. G. Schmitt
Cartographic Assistance: Jay B. Erickson

Geological Map of Yellowstone National Park

 

By Robert L. Taylor, Joseph M. Ashley, William W. Locke, Wayne L. Hamilton, and Jay B. Erickson

 


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Geological Map of Montana

This map (18" x 24", folded) is an updated, simplified, reduced version of the 1955 Geological Map of Montana. Intended for student laboratory and classroom use, this map is the perfect automobile companion map for the interested layperson. One side includes the state Geological Map at a scale of about 1:2,000,000, the legend of mapable formations and groups and a Geologic Time Scale. The reverse shows a Tectonic Map emphasizing basement rock, volcanic rock and named structures; a map of Late Quaternary Glaciation showing ice sheets, ice caps, major mountain glaciers, and ice-dammed lakes; and a Physiographic Diagram showing named mountain Ranges and major rivers.

This map is available for $12.00 per copy. For US customers paying by credit card please click here . For international customers or to pay by check, please contact the MSU Department of Earth Sciences . Bulk and educational discounts also available.



Sample cartography showing the geology
of the Gallatin Valley, Paradise Valley,
northern Absaroka Range,
northern Yellowstone Park, and Hebgen
Lake area.

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Geological Map of Yellowstone National Park

This map (23" x 36", folded) includes updated, simplified, reduced versions of the USGS 1972 Geological Map and Surficial Geologic Map of Yellowstone National Park. This map was intended for general use by the interested layperson, but serves well for student field trips and other educational activities. One side includes the Geological Map at a scale of about 1:250,000, the legend of mapable formations and groups, a Geologic Time Scale, a Tectonic Map emphasizing basement rock, volcanic rock and named structures and schematic diagrams of caldera formation and eruptive volumes. The reverse shows the Surficial Geology, a satellite image, and several photographs of outstanding features. Explanatory text accompanies all maps and diagrams.

This map is available for $12.00 per copy. For U.S. customers paying by credit card please click here . For international customers or to pay by check, please contact the MSU Department of Earth Sciences . Bulk and educational discounts also available.

 

Sample cartography showing the road
(red), rhyolite flows and tuffs, alluvium,
hot spring deposits and faulting near
Shoshone Lake, SE of Old Faithful

 

 

 




Also available in Japanese

 

 

Maps are available for $12.00 per copy. For US customers paying by credit card please click here. For international customers or to pay by check, please contact the MSU Department of Earth Sciences . Bulk and educational discounts also available.

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Military Sites Maps for Sale

Trading Post Maps for Sale

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This map - 25" x 38", rolled - locates historical military stites from Stevens' Cantonment in the bitterroot Valley in 1853 to fort Callatin in what is now NW Yellowstone National Park in 1893. Major trails including the Mullan Road and Bozeman trail are also shown, and all freatures are related to the creeks and rivers next to which they were built. WEstern calligraphy by Cecilia R. Vaniman compliments the heavy parchement stock, making this and the accompaning Map of Trading Posts a reference and wall decoration suitable for educators and collectors alike.

This map - 25" x 38", rolled - locates historical Trading Posts from Fort Manual Lisa [Fort Ramon] on the Yellowstone in 1807 to Fort McLeod on the Boulder River in 1896. all posts are related to the lakes, creeks, rivers and passes which dictated their location. Western calligraphy by Cecilia R. Vaniman compliments the heavy parchment stock, making this and the accompanying Map o fMilitary Sites a reference or wall decoration suitable for educators and collectors alike

Military Sites and Trading Post Maps are available for $25.00 per copy, including shipping and handling; or $45.00 for both, including shipping and handling. For US customers paying by credit card please click here.
For international customers or to pay by check, please contact the
MSU Department of Earth Sciences . Bulk and educational discounts also available.


 

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