Field notes on fossil localities and species descriptions, 1960-1961

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Abstract

The notebook includes notes on the fossils collected and observed by Franco Rasetti, 1960-1961. The notebook has information entered from the front and back. Specimens were at the National Museum of Natural History [NMNH] are noted, as well as notes about locations visited. Locations are stated to be near Duffield quadrant, Virginia and Marysville Island. Location information is listed per specimen number, with geographical details. NMNH specimen numbers are included.

Date Range

1960-1961

Start Date

1960

End Date

1961

Access Information

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • United States
  • Virginia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007240

Collection name

Franco Dino Rasetti Papers, 1944-1965 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 8