Field notes : New Brunswick, 1898

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Abstract

Charles D. Walcott records observations of Cambrian strata of New Brunswick, Canada in 1898. Notes include descriptions of sections, detailing types, color, texture of stone found, fossils observed, and includes hand-drawn maps of sites. Sites include St. John's Basin and Hanford Brook. Included photocopied map indicating locations of trilobites, lingula, and devonian plants, written on the back of import receipt (both sides photocopied).

Date Range

1898

Start Date

1898

End Date

1898

Access Information

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Topic

  • Geology, Stratigraphic--Cambrian
  • Trilobites
  • Geology
  • Paleontology
  • Paleobotany--Devonian

Place

  • New Brunswick
  • Canada

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 13