Cambrian locality numbers and record of Burgess Shale Fossils, undated

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Charles D. Walcott indexes locality numbers according to states, localities, and formations in what appears to be an address book. He also includes Burgess Shale fossils. Locations are listed alphabetically and include most of the United States,parts of Canada, as well as a few sites in Sweden, Norway, and India. Many localities listed for states: Alabama, Wisconsin, Utah, Tennessee, Nevada, Montana, New York, Minnesota, and Georgia. Most of the book is blank and undated.

Date Range


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  • Geology, Stratigraphic--Cambrian
  • Geology
  • Burgess Shale (B.C.)
  • Paleontology


  • New York
  • Montana
  • United States
  • Tennessee
  • Minnesota
  • Alabama
  • Utah
  • India
  • Canada
  • Sweden
  • Norway
  • Nova Scotia
  • Georgia
  • Wisconsin
  • Nevada


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007004

Collection name

Charles D. Walcott Collection,1851-1940 and undated

Physical Description

1 notebook

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 32 Folder 5