Field notebook : Virginia, Tennessee, and Alabama, 1923

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Abstract

This field book contains notes that Resser took in 1923 in Virginia, Tennessee, and Alabama. Additional notes on page 96 and 98 were taken in New York and Vermont. Resser records descriptions and findings at each of the quadrangles visited. Some specimens include several genera of trilobites and echinoderms. An annotated map and published charts of locations and geological time periods. Localities include but are not limited to Strasburg (VA), Dublin Quad (VA), Knoxville Quad (TN), Greenville Quad (TN), Rome Quad (GA), Fort Payne Quad (AL), and Birmingham Quad (AL).

Date Range

1923

Start Date

May 16, 1923

End Date

1923

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • Fort Payne
  • Knoxville
  • Rome
  • United States
  • Tennessee
  • Greenville
  • Dublin
  • Georgia
  • Strasburg
  • Alabama
  • Virginia
  • Birmingham

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps

Accession #

SIA RU007232

Collection name

Charles Elmer Resser Papers, 1912-1942 and undated : series 2, field notebooks, diaries, account books, and miscellaneous notebooks, 1913-1942 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 5 Folder 3