Field inventories, 1964-1966

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Abstract

The field inventory documents Douglas R. Emlong's field work on the west coast of the United States, 1964-1966. Includes a topographic map (1967) of Oregon. Includes specimen number 227 - 362. Details include type of specimen (part of skeletal structure), type (porpoise, whale), geological period, formation or drift, locality description (geological composition; geological landmarks, sometimes indicating distance from), when collected (season, year). Locations include along beaches and along rivers and creeks. Most specimens are from the Miocene period. Locations include the vicinity of "Iron Mountain bed", Charleston, Newport, Oregon.

Date Range

1964-1966

Start Date

1964

End Date

1966

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Topic

  • Cetacea
  • Paleontology

Place

  • Oregon
  • Newport
  • Charleston
  • United States

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA RU007348

Collection name

Douglas Ralph Emlong Papers, 1943-1980

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 8