Field notes : Virginia, 1891, 1898, 1907

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Abstract

Charles D. Walcott records observations of the Cambrian strata of Rockbridge County, Virginia, near the James River and Cedar Creek during 1891-1907. Notes are handwritten and typed. Descriptions are detailed, and discuss surrounding environment and implications of observations. He specifies qualities of Lower, Middle and Upper Cambrian localities.

Date Range

1891-1907

Start Date

1891

End Date

1907

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Topic

  • Geology, Stratigraphic--Cambrian
  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • James
  • United States
  • Rockbridge
  • Virginia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007004

Collection name

Charles D. Walcott Collection,1851-1940 and undated

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 31 Folder 14