Germany, 9/7/1990 - 9/21/1990

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The notebook documents the paleontological field work of William A. Oliver in Germany, September 7 - 21, 1990. A note in the first pages relates travel to "London, Frankfurt-Montpellier, Montagne Noire, M.N.-Frankfurt, Steinbruch Schmidt, Frankfurt." Entries are dated and include travel details (time of day, transportation, accommodations, contact addresses), daily activities, names of colleagues, and list of expenses. Several entries list excursions. Notes indicate field trips to Steinbruch Schmidt and an unidentified location on September 15th.

Date Range


Start Date

Sep 07, 1990

End Date

Sep 21, 1990

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  • Geology
  • Paleontology




  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 15-307

Collection name

William Albert Oliver papers, 1946-1998

Physical Description

Field notes

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 3 Folder 19