Slides of Pennsylvania, 1965

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Abstract

This item contains slides of Cooper's field work in Pennsylvania in 1965. Images depict areas where Silurian fossils were found. "The main purpose was to collect the large mid-Devonian brachiopod [?] from the montebello sandstone" (from accompanying notes). Areas include Kessler Quarry in Dromgold. No specimen are depicted.

Date Range

1965

Start Date

1965

End Date

1965

Access Information

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • United States
  • Dromgold
  • Pennsylvania

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Slides (photographs)

Accession #

SIA RU007318

Collection name

G. Arthur Cooper Papers, 1923-1993 and undated

Physical Description

10 slides

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 37 Folder 6