Field notes : New York, 1957, Alberta and British Columbia, 1962

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Abstract

This field book was kept by Francis M. Hueber in New York, 1957-1959. Entries are narrative and describe Hueber's field work collecting paleobotanical specimens. Also included are descriptions of quarries and collecting sites. No collector numbers are included. Localities include: Cairo Quarry, Hensonville, Cape Horn, Mountain Crest Quarry, Onteora, Albany, Catskill, Mt. Zoar, Some entries include temperatures, weather observations, and elevations. Includes some rough sketches of quarries.

Date Range

1957-1959

Start Date

Sep 11, 1957

End Date

May 15, 1959

Access Information

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Topic

  • Paleoontology
  • Paleobotany
  • Paleobiology

Place

  • New York
  • Hensonville
  • Cairo
  • United States
  • Catskill
  • Albany

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Sketches

Accession #

SIA Acc. 01-201

Collection name

Curatorial Correspondence and Memoranda, 1950-2001

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 4 Folder 34