Field notes : Idaho, 1895, 1940, includes notes by Charles Elmer Resser (?)

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Abstract

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.

Date Range

1895-1940

Start Date

1895

End Date

1940

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • United States
  • Malad City
  • Coeur d'Alene
  • Wasatch Range
  • Idaho
  • Fourmile Canyon

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 30 Folder 7