Field notes : Idaho, 1895, 1940, includes notes by Charles Elmer Resser (?)
Charles D. Walcott records observations of sites in Idaho in 1895 and 1940. Notes from 1895 detail a mining district in Coeur d'Alene, noting deposits of quartzite and shale, descriptions of topography, and discussion what observations may indicate. Includes sketches. The notes from 1940 are from Fourmile Canyon in Wasatch Range near Malad [Malad City], Idaho. Notes describe observed Brigham Quartzite, transition beds, Ute limestone.
Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at email@example.com.
Charles D. Walcott Collection,1851-1940 and undated
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Box 30 Folder 7