Compendium Databases

Far-Field Reports
These reports are compiled from scanning surviving 1811-1812 newspapers for reports about the New Madrid earthquakes and associated effects. The information consists of the report, a synopsis of the report, and a brief commentary on the value of the report and its relationship to other accounts. This section is updated periodically as new information is found. Currently newspapers south and west of the State of New York have been searched.
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Compendium Entries
This is a database of New Madrid source material. It contains an analysis of the material and a full bibliographic citation for it. The material is also rated on a letter grade scale for its value for New Madrid research. The scale rate A the highest with successive letters denoting a lesser value.
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Compendium Abstracts
This section is a database of scientific journal articles related to the New Madrid earthquakes with an abstract of their content.
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