Onondaga locations 1-15, 6/7/1950, 7/23/1950 - 8/24/1950

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Abstract

The notebook documents the field work of William Oliver in Onondaga county, New York, while attending Cornell University, June 7, July 23 - August 23, 1950. Entries are dated and contain numbered locations 1- 15 (e.g. "Split Rocks Quarry") followed by descriptions (color, composition), and measurements of geological layers.

Date Range

1950

Start Date

Jun 07, 1950

End Date

Aug 24, 1950

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • New York
  • Onondaga
  • United States

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 15-307

Collection name

William Albert Oliver papers, 1946-1998

Physical Description

1 Field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 11