Field notes and maps from Glass Mountains, West Texas, 1956

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This field book documents Cooper's paleontological and geological field work in Glass Mountain, West Texas from 18-23 August 1956. Cooper notes Fusulines found in the Scacchinella (brachiopoda) bed at Wolf Camp formation. Cooper describes stratigraphy of localities. Locations include but are not limited to Leonard Mountain, Wolf Camp Hills, Hess Ranch, and Windmill Hill. Pages 0415-0432.

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 18, 1956

End Date

Aug 23, 1956

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  • Geology
  • Paleontology


  • Windmill Hill
  • United States
  • Wolf Camp Hills
  • Texas
  • Leonard Mountain
  • Hess Ranch
  • Glass Mountains


  • 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


Box 35 Folder 6