SAMUEL FRANKLIN EMMONS
Founding member. President 1883. Honorary member 1902
College 1861, Ecole des Mines, Paris, Bargakademie, Freiberg,
Member of the
scientific corps of Clarence King's Geological Exploration of the
Geologist in charge
of the Rocky Mountain Division, U.S. Geological Survey
Author of classic
reports on the Comstock Lode, Virginia City, Nevada and the
Leadville District, Colorado
Three fossils named
from Presidents of the
Colorado Scientific Society
1912, Biographical Memoir of Samuel Franklin Emmons 1841-1911:
National Academy of Science Biographical Memoirs, part of Volume VII, p.
309-334, 1 fig.