Notebook, F. H. Knowlton, 1888

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Abstract

This personal journal discusses the field work of Frank Knowlton for the United States Geological Survey from June 26 - September 6, 1888 in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming and Montana. Dated daily entries include travel details, daily activity, accounts of various companions and social events, and minor descriptions of plant and plant fossil collecting.

Date Range

1888

Start Date

Jun 26, 1888

End Date

Sep 06, 1888

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleobotany
  • Plants
  • Botany

Place

  • Yellowstone National Park
  • Montana
  • United States
  • Wyoming

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Sketches

Accession #

SIA Acc. 07-041

Collection name

Geological Survey (U.S.), field notebooks, 1881-1915 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 6 Envelope 2