New York field work, 7/11/1961 - 7/15/1961

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Abstract

The notebook documents the field work of William A. Oliver for the U.S. Geological Survey in New York, July 11 - 15, 1961. Covers loc numbers 574 to 577. Entries are dated and include loc number, location information such as landmarks, towns in vicinity, and roads; description of terrain including color and composition; specimen numbers (5886 to 5899) and characteristics. Locations include but are not limited to Onesquethaw Creek at Clarksville, vicinity of Callahan Corner, Thatcher State Park, vicinity of Gallupville. Includes a loose two-page insert, a typed page description of Highland Mills section.

Date Range

1961

Start Date

Jul 11, 1961

End Date

Jul 15, 1961

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • New York
  • Onesquethaw Creek
  • United States
  • Gallupville

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 2 Folder 1