Gazin, C. Lewis, 1939

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The field book and loose notes document the work of Charles L. Gazin in Central Utah, May 23 - September 22, 1939. Loose notes detail expenses to Utah, organized by date and list for meals, travel, salary, supplies, etc. Includes details about locations. The notebook states it documents the "1939 Expedition to Central Utah," Acc. 152,532. It contains a specimen list comprised of specimen number (1 - 62), description, collector (F.P., C.L.G., G.F.S.), date (June 5 - August 4), and locality description. Locality description varies in length, and sometimes very detailed. Locations include Dragon Canyon.

Date Range


Start Date

May 23, 1939

End Date

Sep 22, 1939

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Department of Paleobiology at 202-633-1334 to make an appointment.




  • United States
  • Utah


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 14-190

Collection name

Department of Paleobiology Collection C. Lewis Gazin, 1934 - 1948

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Paleobiology