Field notes, 1965

ID: SIA RU007318

Creator: Cooper, G. Arthur (Gustav Arthur) 1902-

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1965

Citation: G. Arthur Cooper Papers, 1923-1993 and undated

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Abstract

This field book contains 4 pages of paleontological and geological field notes taken in Pennsylvania on 19 and 21 October 1965. Cooper describes stratigraphy of sites visited and notes the fossils found. Various brachiopoda genera, and other fossil specimens are noted. Cooper visits 3 localities: 1) along Pennsylvania Route 850 (PA 850), ½ mile NW Dromgold; 2) 350 paces west on PA 850 from the junction with PA 34; 3) 2 miles west of the junction of PA 34 and 850. Handwritten pages numbers 01-04.

Date Range

1965

Start Date

Oct 19, 1965

End Date

Oct 21, 1965

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • United States
  • Dromgold
  • Pennsylvania

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007318

Collection name

G. Arthur Cooper Papers, 1923-1993 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 34 Folder 8