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This accession consists of field notes created by Carl Huntington Broedel, William Richard Jones, E. C. T. Chao, Everett Dale Jackson, James F. Luhr, and Tom Simkin. Created under the auspices of the United States Geological Survey (USGS) and the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), these field books document volcanological, petrological, and geological field work conducted in numerous places around the world. Sites include: Stillwater County, Montana; the Lake Bosumtwi Crater, Ghana; the Nördlinger Ries Crater, Germany; California; Washington; Hawaii; American Samoa; South Africa; Europe; Greece; Italy; Mexico; Soviet Union; Spain; Australia; Chile; Armenia; Scotland; and Ireland.

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  • Montana
  • United States
  • Europe
  • Hawaii
  • American Samoa
  • Ghana
  • Washington
  • Spain
  • Greece
  • South Africa
  • Italy
  • Mexico
  • Germany


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SIA Acc. 16-255


79 field books

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Smithsonian Institution Archives