New York field work, 8/11/1962 - 8/25/1962

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The notebook documents the field work of William A. Oliver for the U.S. Geological Survey in New York,August 11 - 25, 1962. In the front of the volume is a list of collectors and dates collected (George Rabchevsky, L.V. Rickard, E.J. Buehler, Leo Laporte, J.W. Wells). Entries are dated and cover location information such as landmarks, town in vicinity, and cross roads; characteristics of terrain including color and composition; and specimens collected (6063 to 6098).

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 11, 1962

End Date

Aug 25, 1962

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  • Geology
  • Paleontology


  • New York
  • United States


  • 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


Box 2 Folder 4