Field inventories, 1977-1960

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Creator

Emlong, Douglas R. 1942-1980

Abstract

The field inventories document Douglas R. Emlong's field work on the west coast of the United States, 1977 - 1980. Specimen descriptions includes correspondence as well as handwritten, typed, and copied pages, some on preprinted sheets. Details include field number (E79-## to E80-##), date, description, locality (quadrangle, locality, horizon), box no., date shipped, and catalog number. Often the last two or three fields are left blank. Descriptions include characteristics of specimen. Additional location information includes distances from geological landmarks and towns in the vicinity. Locations include but not limited to the vicinity of Coos Bay, Oregon; Kern County, California; Sekin, Washington.

Date Range

1977-1980

Start Date

1977

End Date

1980

Access Information

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Topic

  • Paleontology
  • Cetacea

Place

  • California
  • United States
  • Oregon
  • Washington
  • Kern
  • Coos Bay

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 12