Nature 74, 490-492 (13 September 1906) | doi:10.1038/074490a0

A Search for a Buried Meteorite



THE mode of origin of a remarkable terrestrial feature, known as Coon Butte or Coon Mountain, has been the subject of much speculation and study, of which an account was given in the year 1895 to the Geological Society of Washington by Mr. Grove Karl Gilbert, of the United States Geological Survey, in a presidential address entitled “The Origin of Hypotheses.”