Joshua W. Beede (1871-1940)

Joshua William Beede

Joshua William Beede. Image from Ferguson, 1981, courtesy of BEG.

Ph.D. University of Kansas

During his short stay with the Bureau of Economic Geology (BEG), he published several papers on the Paleozoic era of Texas.

He was expected to follow Johan A. Udden as State Geologist but moved into industry.

Many of Beede’s collections are housed at NPL.

Learn more about Beede inĀ Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science (1903-), Vol. 43. (Mar. 28-30, 1940), p. 50.