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REVIEW OF XVI ANNUAL MEETING The sixteenth annual meeting of the Southeastern Division of the Association of American Geographers was held on November 20 and 21 on the campus of the University of South Carolina in Columbia. The ninety three registrants represented all eight of the states which make up the division plus Virginia, Illinois and the District of Columbia. After an opening address by Dr. Robert L. Sumwalt, President of the University of South Carolina, twenty-nine papers were presented in eight sessions. The annual business meeting followed the last of these sessions and its minutes have been published in Vol. XIII of the Memorandum Folio. Open House in the Kendall Memorial Room which houses the Caroliniana Library maps was of particular interest. A banquet on Tuesday evening with an excellent address by Dr. Arch C. Gerlach provided the finale. Mr. John Watson, graduate student at the University of Georgia received the award for the best student paper. PROGRAM Monday, November 20, 1961 8:30- 9:30 A.M.Registration.Russell House Lobby 9:00- 9:20 A.M. OPENING SESSION. Russell House Auditorium Presiding: William H. Pierson, Chairman, Southeastern Division, Association of American Geographers Welcome: Dr. Robert L. Sumwalt, President, University of South Carolina Announcements 9:30-11:10.GENERAL SESSION.Russell House Auditorium Latin America Presiding: David G. Basile, University of North Carolina "Cotton in Mexico." H. G. McDowell, University of Chattanooga "Go East, Young Man." Raymond E. Crist, University of Florida "French Guiana: Developmental Trends in Post-Prison Era." Charles F. Gritzner, East Carolina College "Geographical Aspects of the Peruvian Iron and Steel Industry." Donald R. Dyer, University of Florida "A Comparison of Benefits and Costs of the Highway Project OlmosMaranon -Yurimaguas in Northern Peru." E. E. Hegen, University of Tampa 11:10-11:25.Break 11:25-12:25.GENERAL SESSION.Russell House Auditorium Physical Presiding: John R. C. James, Winthrop College "Northwest Florida Coastal Topography — An Inventory of a Storm Buffer." William H. Morgan, University of Florida 54 "Historical Geography of North Carolina Inlets — A Geomorphic Réévaluation." John J. Fisher, University of North Carolina "Some Aspects of Quantitative Geomorphology of the Georgia Piedmont ." James F. Woodruff and Leonard J. Evenden, University of Georgia 2:00- 3:40 P.M. SOUTHERN STUDIES SESSION. Russell House Auditorium Presiding: J. Sullivan Gibson, University of North Carolina Introduction — J. Sullivan Gibson "Land Use in South Florida." Luella N. Dambaugh, University of Miami "A Geographical Analysis of the Atlanta and Columbia Fruit and Vegetable Markets." Sidney R. Jumper, Tennessee. Polytechnic Institute "Some Natural and Cultural Observations in the Dismal Swamp of Virginia." Charles F. Lane, Longwood College "The Development and Location of Manufacturai Industries in Upper East Tennessee." Terry E. Epperson, Austin Peay State College 3:40- 4:00 P.M. Break 4:00- 5:15 P.M. GENERAL SESSION. Russell House Auditorium Urban Presiding: D. E. Christensen, Florida State University "Internal Growth of Neighborhood Business Districts." William W. Hibbert III. Hill & Adley Associates "Metalworking Industries in Major Urban Centers of the South: Structure and Associations." John H. Watson, Jr., University of Georgia "Morristown, Tennessee: A Case Study in Industrial Adjustment to an Agricultural Community." Clifton C. Carpenter, East Tennessee State College "Some Geographic Features of the Urban Fringe." Malone Young, East Tennessee State College 8:00- 9:30 P.M. GENERAL SESSION. Russell House Auditorium Land Use Presiding: J. R. Schwendeman, University of Kentucky "The Dilemma of Idle Land in Mapping Land Use." James R. Anderson, University of Florida "Tobacco Landscape North Central Tennessee, 1930 - Present." Tom G. Hawkins, Mississippi State College for Women "A Critique of Bogue's System of Economic Areas." Sherwin H. Cooper, University of North Carolina "Some Comments Upon the Area Redevelopment Act of 1961." Howard A. Schretter, University of Georgia 55 Tuesday, November 21, 1961 9:30-10:30 A.M. GENERAL SESSION. Russell House Auditorium Economic Presiding: Clark I. Cross, University of Florida "Water Problems in Florida." Robert B. Marcus, University of Florida "Iron Minettes on the Coastal Plain of Southeast Alabama." Kerlin M. Seitz, Troy State College "St. Augustine Climate: À Frequency and Trend Analysis." John R. Dunkle, University of Florida 10:30-10:45.Break 10:45-12:15.GENERAL SESSION...

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1549-6929
Print ISSN
0038-366X
Pages
pp. 54-56
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2013-07-03
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