Europe - Czechoslovakia, 10/7/1969 - 11/20/1969 ; France, 4/1970 ; Devon, 4/15/1970 - 4/25/1970

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The notebook documents the paleontological field work of William A. Oliver in Europe, October 7, 1969 - April 23, 1970. Notes indicate field work in Barrandian area, Bohemia, October 7 - November 11, 1969 with A. Galle; Chlupac, October 8 - November 4, 1969 with J. Kriz; Moravian Karst November 17 - 21, 1969; Celechovice, Moravia, November 18, 1969; west France, April 1970; Devon, England April 15 - 23, 1970. Entries vary in content and format. Entries are dated and include location information, numbered list of collected specimens with description, geological characteristics, notes relating to publications and colleagues. Covers 8663 to 8698.

Date Range

1969 - 1970

Start Date

Oct 07, 1969

End Date

Apr 25, 1970

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  • Geology
  • Paleontology


  • Czech Republic
  • Moravia
  • Bohemia
  • United Kingdom
  • Devon
  • Czechoslovakia
  • France


  • 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 17