Link to USGS home page.

Research Areas > Great Smokys > Cades Cove


     Clark, G.M., Ciolkosz, E.J., Kite, J.S., and Lietzke, D.A., 1989,Central and southern Appalachian geomorphology-Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia: 28th International Geological Congress Field trip Guidebook T150. American Geophysical union, Washington, D.C., 105p.

     Connelly, J.B., and Dallmeyer, R.D., 1993, Polymetamorphic evolution of the western Blue Ridge: Evidence from 40Ar/39Ar whole-rock slate/phyllite and muscovite ages: American Journal of Science, v. 293, p. 323-359.      Connelly, J.B., and Woodward, N.B., 1992, Taconian foreland-style thrust system in the Great Smoky Mountains, Tennessee: Geology, v. 20, no. 2, p. 177-180.     Davidson, J.L., 1983, Paleocological analysis of Holocene vegetation, Lake in the Woods, Cades Cove, Great Smoky Mountains National Park [M.S. thesis]: University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 100p.     Delcourt, P.A., and Delcourt, H.R., 1985, Dynamic Quaternarylandscapes of east tennessee: An integration of paleoecology, geomorphology, and archeology: in Field Trips in the southern Appalachians, SE-GSA 1985 Field trips 1-5, 7 (N.B.Woodward, ed.) U.T. Knoxville Studies in Geology 9, p. 191-220.      Dunn, Durwood, 1988, Cades Cove–The life and death of a Southern Appalachian Community: The University of Tennessee Press, Knoxville, 319 p.     Gordon, C.H., 1920, Notes on the geology of the cove areas of east Tennessee [abst.]: Science, v.51, p.492-493.     Hadley, J.B., and Goldsmith, Richard, 1963, Geology of the eastern Great Smoky Mountains, North Carolina and Tennessee: U.S.Geological Survey Professional Paper 349-B, 118p.     Hadley, J.B., and Nelson, A. E., 1971, Geologic Map of the Knoxville Quadrangle, North Carolina, Tennessee, and South Carolina: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Geologic Investigations Map I-654, scale 1:250,000.     Keith, Arthur, 1895, Description of the Knoxville quadrangle (Tennessee-North carolina): U.S.Geological Survey Geologic Atlas Folio 16, 6p. and map scale 1:125,000.     Keith, Arthur, 1927, Great Smoky Overthrust [abst.]: Geological Society of America Bulletin v. 38, p.154.     King, P.B., Hadley, J.B., Neuman, R.B., and Hamilton, Warren, 1958, Stratigraphy of Ocoee Series, Great Smoky Mountains, Tennessee and North Carolina: Bulletin of the Geological Society of America, v. 69, p. 947-966.      Moore, H. L., 1988, A roadside guide to the geology of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park: The University of Tennessee Press, Knoxville, 178 p.     Neuman, R.B., 1947, Notes on the Geology of Cades Cove, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee: Journal of the Tennessee Academy of Science, v. 22, no. 3, p.167-172.     Neuman, R.B., 1951, The Great Smoky fault: American Journal of Science, v. 249, p. 740-754.     Neuman, R.B., and Nelson, W.H., 1965, Geology of the western Great Smoky Mountains, Tennessee. U.S.Geological Survey Professional Paper 349-D, 81p. and map scale 1:62,500.      Orndorff, R.C., 1989, Oldest Knox Group rocks identified in windows through the Great Smoky thrust sheet, East Tennessee: Earliest Ordovician conodonts from the Calderwood Window: Southeastern Geology, v. 29, no. 45, p. 211-220.     Orndorff, R.C., Harris, A.G., and Schultz, A.P., 1988, Reevaluation of conodont color alteration patterns in Ordovician rocks, East-Central Valley and Ridge and Western Blue Ridge Provinces, Tennessee: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1839, Chapter D, Evolution of Sedimentary Basins-Appalachian Basin (A.P.Schultz, ed.), D1-D10.      Repetski, J.E., 1998, Inventory of Paleozoic Fossils in Cades Cove, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee: National Park Service Paleontological Research, Geologic Resources Division Technical Report NPS/NRGRD/GRDTR- 98/01, p.99-102.    Robinson, G.R.,Jr., Lesure, F.G., Marlow, J.I.,II, Foley, N.K., and Clark, S.H., 1992, Bedrock geology and mineral resources of the Knoxville 1x2 quadrangle, Tennessee, North Carolina, and South Carolina: U.S.Geological Survey Bulletin 1979, 73p. with 1:250,000-scale map.      Safford, J.M., 1856, A geological reconnaissance of the State of Tennessee: State Geologist 1st Biennial Report, 164p.      Unrug, Raphael, and Unrug, Sophia, 1990, Paleontological evidence of Paleozoic age for the Walden Creek Group, Ocoee Supergroup, Tennessee: Geology, v. 18, p. 1041-1045.      Walters, R.R., 1988, Structural geometries, fabrics and stratigraphic relationships in the Cades Cove region, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee [M.S. Thesis]: Knoxville, University of Tennessee, 145p.

     Wilson, C.W., Jr., 1935, The Great Smoky thrust fault in the vicinity of Tuckaleechee, Wear, and Cades Cove, Blount and sevier Counties, Tennessee: Journal of the Tennessee Academy of Science, v.10, no.1, p. 57-63.

FirstGov button  Take Pride in America button