Field notes and diary, Iowa, Nebraska, Colorado, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Wyoming, 1935 (I)

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Creator

Shimek, Bohumil, 1861-1937

Abstract

The field notes and diary document Bohumil Shimek's work and travel in Iowa, Nebraska, Colorado, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, May 29 - July 17, 1935. Pages are numbered. Entries are dated and include dated lists of expenses, weather, travel details (times of day, destinations), destinations and distances, weather, descriptions of terrain (drifts, bluffs, woods), geological sections, fossils found, and lists of plants observed.

Date Range

1935

Start Date

May 29, 1935

End Date

Jul 17, 1935

Access Information

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Topic

  • Plants
  • Geology
  • Paleontology
  • Botany

Place

  • United States
  • Minnesota
  • North Dakota
  • Colorado
  • Nebraska
  • Iowa
  • South Dakota

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007082

Collection name

Bohumil Shimek Papers, 1878-1936

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 4 Folder 4