Field notes, Indiana and Kentucky, 1910

ID: SIA RU007242

Creator: Foerste, Aug. F (Aug. Frederic), 1862-1936

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1910

Citation: August F. Foerste Papers, 1887-1933 and undated

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Abstract

The notebook documents geological fieldwork completed by August Foerste in Kentucky and Indiana, 1910. Includes extensive illustrations of specimens with descriptions, location information, and initial determinations. Descriptions can be lengthy. Includes unidentified lists of information and geological sections. There are also lists of numbered locations with geological descriptions and what appear to be specified degrees. There are loose inserts dividing the notebook.

Date Range

1910

Start Date

1910

End Date

1910

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • Indiana
  • United States
  • Kentucky

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Illustrations

Accession #

SIA RU007242

Collection name

August F. Foerste Papers, 1887-1933 and undated

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 2 Folder 1