Gazin, C. Lewis, 1946

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Abstract

The field book documents the work of Charles L. Gazin in Dragon Canyon and Bridger Basin, May 31 - August 29, 1946. The notebook states it documents the "1946 Expedition Dragon and Bridger," Acc. 174,444. It contains a specimen list that details specimen number (1-98), description, collector (C.L.G., C.G., F.P.), date (May 31 - August 29), and locality. Locality description varies in length, and is sometimes very detailed. One narrative passage describes the movement of camp on August 17 - 18. Also included is a list of boxes with descriptions of contents (specimen number, description, weight), and date and location they were shipped.

Date Range

1946

Start Date

May 31, 1946

End Date

Aug 29, 1946

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.

Topic

Paleontology

Place

  • Bridger Basin
  • United States

Form/Genre

  • 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