New York field work, 7/1/1956 - 7/5/1956

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Abstract

The notebook documents the geological field work of William Oliver in New York, July 1 - July 5, 1956. Entries are dated, and organized by "loc" number. Entries include location information such as geological or local landmarks (e.g. Buttermilk falls of Oatka Cr, Churchville quad), description of site studied, including descriptions of layers (measurements, presence and type of fossils, and characteristics). Locations include Churchville, Phelps, and Leroy quadrangle.

Date Range

1956

Start Date

Jul 01, 1956

End Date

Jul 05, 1956

Access Information

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • New York
  • 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 20