Field notebook, F. H. Knowlton, 1908

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This notebook documents the field work of Frank Knowlton for the United States Geological Survey from July 10 - August 30, 1908. Localities include but may not be limited to areas within Wyoming, Montana, and Colorado. Dated daily entries include information on travel and daily activity, as well as distance measurements and accounts of plant and plant fossil specimen collecting. Terrain, soil, and rock information is also discussed, and there are a number of sketches present. There is also a list numbered 1-50 of specific localities collected in during the season of 1908.

Date Range


Start Date

Jul 10, 1908

End Date

Aug 30, 1908

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  • Geology
  • Paleobotany
  • Plants
  • Botany


  • Montana
  • United States
  • Wyoming
  • Colorado


  • 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


Box 1 Folder 10 Envelope 1