An Oil Field Legacy “Another Time, Another Era”: A Brief Profile of Ed Pugh

Title: An Oil Field Legacy, “Another Time, Another Era”: A Brief Profile of Ed Pugh Author: Holly Sell Publication: The Outcrop, January 2008, p. 6-7 INTRODUCTION Ed Pugh was born on July 20th, 1922. He was raised by his loving parents, Edward and Lois, along with his brother, Joseph, in their hometown of Kansas City, MO. … More An Oil Field Legacy “Another Time, Another Era”: A Brief Profile of Ed Pugh

Governor Love Signs Colorado Geological Survey Bill

Title: An Event of Significance to Science: Governor Love Signs Colorado Geological Survey Bill Publication: RMAG Newsletter, July 1967, p. 1-2 Governor John A. Love formally signed House Bill 1282 Friday afternoon June 9, 1967 at 4:30 PM. “An Act Concerning The Colorado Geological Survey”, which, for the first time in thirty-eight years, reactivates this scientific … More Governor Love Signs Colorado Geological Survey Bill

Exploration Vignettes in the Rocky Mountain Region: Adon Field, Powder River Basin, Wyoming

Title: Exploration Vignettes in the Rocky Mountain Region: Adon Field, Powder River Basin, Wyoming Author: John M. (Jack) Parker Publication: The Outcrop, September 2001, p. 7 Editors’ Note: The Outcrop is starting an “occasional series” of short essays gathered from the experiences of oil-finders in the Rockies. The following essay on Adon field, by Jack Parker, is the first … More Exploration Vignettes in the Rocky Mountain Region: Adon Field, Powder River Basin, Wyoming

Geo-Note: Creative Memories in Colorado’s Oil Patch

Title: Geo-Note: Creative Memories in Colorado’s Oil Patch Author: Linda Flis Publication: The Outcrop, May/June 2001, p. 43 This photo is by Joseph B. Sturdevant, who was responsible for many of the photos of Boulder Oil Field, which was discovered in 1901. The caption on this photo states, “This stake was found on the Geo. B. Poor Farm, property of … More Geo-Note: Creative Memories in Colorado’s Oil Patch

Exploration Vignettes in the Rocky Mountain Region

Title: Exploration Vignettes in the Rocky Mountain Region: Two Wells That Put Glenrock, Wyoming, On The Map Author: Alexander A. McGregor Publication: The Outcrop, July 2002, p. 14 Editors’ Note: This essay is the third in an “occasional series” of short essays gathered from the experiences of oil finders in the Rockies. Author Alex McGregor is … More Exploration Vignettes in the Rocky Mountain Region

An Oil Field Legacy: “The Values for Success”

Title: An Oil Field Legacy: “The Values for Success” Author: Holly Sell Publication: The Outcrop, November 2009, p. 11-12, 14-15 INTRODUCTION Entrepreneur, business man, and still active in the Oil Industry, Walt Arbuckle partners with Elliott Riggs at Fossil and Associates, here in Denver. With 57 years dedicated to finding oil and gas, Walt still enjoys … More An Oil Field Legacy: “The Values for Success”

Exploration Vignettes in the Rocky Mountain Region

Title: Exploration Vignettes in the Rocky Mountain Region Author: John M. (Jack) Parker Publication: The Outcrop, February 2002, p. 8 Editor’s Note: This essay on Adena field is the second in an “occasional series” of short essays gathered from the experiences of oil-finders in the Rockies. Author Jack Parker is a long-time RMAG member and past … More Exploration Vignettes in the Rocky Mountain Region

The RMAG Newsletter: A Technological Aphrodisiac? (Part 3 of 3)

Title: The RMAG Newsletter: A Technological Aphrodisiac? (Part III of a Three-Part Series) Author: Hugh N. Krye, former Outcrop Roving Reporter Publication: The Outcrop, August 2003, p. 12-13 As the boom topped out in 1980-82, pleas for contributions, only sporadic reports from PAAC, a few items relative to the 60th anniversary and a lengthy report on geologists’ disease (Coccidioidomycosis) … More The RMAG Newsletter: A Technological Aphrodisiac? (Part 3 of 3)

The RMAG Newsletter: A Technological Aphrodisiac? (Part 2 of 3)

Title: The RMAG Newsletter: A Technological Aphrodisiac? (Part II of a Three Part Series) Author: Hugh N. Krye, former Outcrop Roving Reporter Publication: The Outcrop, July 2003, p. 12-13 Editors’ note: The following history of the RMAG Outcrop was originally written for the special issue of the Mountain Geologist commemorating the 75th anniversary of RMAG. It was recently submitted … More The RMAG Newsletter: A Technological Aphrodisiac? (Part 2 of 3)