Field notes and maps from Glass Mountains, West Texas, also Oklahoma, Missouri, and Arkansas, 1970

ID: SIA RU007318

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

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1970

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

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This field book documents Cooper's paleontological and geological field work in Glass Mountain, West Texas, and various places in Oklahoma, Missouri, and Arkansas from 14 April to 23 May 1970. Cooper notes localities where he collected, sometimes naming types of fossils seen or collected. Brachiopod and possibly other types of specimen are noted. Locations include but are not limited to Dugout Mountain and Hess Ranch in Texas, Adair in Oklahoma, Seneca in Missouri, and Sonora in Arkansas.

Date Range


Start Date

Apr 14, 1970

End Date

May 23, 1970

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  • Geology
  • Paleontology


  • Seneca
  • United States
  • Adair
  • Texas
  • Oklahoma
  • Missouri
  • Glass Mountains
  • Dugout Mountain
  • Arkansas
  • Sonora


  • 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 18