New York State Geological Association (NYSGA) trips, New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, 4/6/1962 - 12/5/1962

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Abstract

The notebook documents the field work of William A. Oliver during trips for the New York State Geological Association (NYSGA) in New York, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey, April 6 - December 5, 1962. In the front of the volume is a list of details for three trips, including dates, locations, and collectors (Johnson, Southard, Berdan, Dutro, J.B. Hadley, and A. Epstein). Entries are dated and includes location information (landmarks, town and roads in vicinity), terrain characteristics, and specimens (6056 to 6110).

Date Range

1962

Start Date

Apr 06, 1962

End Date

Dec 05, 1962

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • New York
  • United States
  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania

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 5