Photographs by David B. Reger, West Virginia, undated

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Abstract

These 30 photographs by David B. Reger, West Virginia, depict Regers and colleague Paul H. Price conducting geological and paleontological field research for the US Geological Survey. Photos are undated. It is estimated they were taken some time between 1910 and 1950, although they were most likely taken between 1910 and 1935. These estimated dates are based on publication dates of the writings of Reger and Price about research in West Virginia and life span of Reger. Locations depicted in the photographs include but are not limited to Lee Bell, Valley Head (Randolph County), Minnehaha Springs (Pocahontas County), and Hambleton (Tucker County).

Date Range

1910-1950

Start Date

1910

End Date

1950

Access Information

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • West Virginia
  • United States
  • Hambleton
  • Valley Head
  • Minnehaha Springs
  • Lee Bell

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Black-and-white photographs

Accession #

SIA RU007264

Collection name

Collected notebooks, manuscripts, drawings, photographs, and correspondence on vertebrate and invertebrate paleontology, United States National Museum, circa 1850-1940 and undated

Physical Description

30 photographs

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 4 Folder 12