New York field and Ontario field work, 7/9/1960 - 8/25/1960

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Abstract

The notebook documents the field work of William A. Oliver for the U.S. Geological Survey in New York and Ontario, Canada, July 9 - August 25, 1960. Numbers assigned cover 5692 to 5917. Entries are dated and include either geological sections, or "loc" number, followed by location information such as town in vicinity, quadrangle, and landmarks; description of terrain; and specimens collected (with 4-digit number in the left-hand margin). Specimens collected often include biostromes.

Date Range

1960

Start Date

Jul 09, 1960

End Date

Aug 25, 1960

Access Information

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • New York
  • Canada
  • United States
  • Ontario

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 28