Ontario, Michigan, Ohio, 8/18/1966 - 8/29/1966

Usage Conditions Apply
The Smithsonian Institution Archives welcomes personal and educational use of its collections unless otherwise noted. For commercial uses, please contact photos@si.edu.

Narrow Your Results


Filter Your Results

Smithsonian Secretaries Information

Close Browse records and papers of the Smithsonian Secretaries, from 1846 until today. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by individuals who have held that office.

Expeditions Information

Close Browse records and papers documenting scientific and collecting expeditions either affiliated with the Smithsonian, or with which Smithsonian researchers participated. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by geographic regions predominantly represented in expedition records.

Professional Societies Information

Close Browse records of professional societies closely associated with the Smithsonian, that focus on areas of scientific research and museum studies. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by major topics and disciplines.


The notebook documents the paleontology field work of William A. Oliver in Michigan, Ohio, and Ontario, Canada, August 18 - 29, 1966. Oliver notes on the first page he completed work with F.A. Fagerstrom and Robt. F. Diffendal of University of Nebraska; H.I. Saunders of U.S. Geological Survey. Covers 66-1 to 66-57, 7764 to 7812. Entries are dated and include location information (quadrangle, landmarks, town or road in vicinity), description of terrain (measurements, color, composition), and types of specimens collected.

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 18, 1966

End Date

Aug 29, 1966

Access Information

Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu.


  • Geology
  • Paleontology


  • Canada
  • United States
  • Ohio
  • Ontario
  • Michigan


  • 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 13