New York, 8/2/1992 - 8/7/1992, 9/15/1993 - 9/19/1993

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The volume documents the paleontological field work of William A. Oliver in New York state, August 2 - 15, 1992, September 15 - 19, 1993. The first dated entry states "field vic. Seneca L. & Cayuga L." Dated entries list travel details, daily activities, names of colleagues, and field work. Entries relating to field work include descriptions of numbered locations and references to specimens. Locations includes but is not limited to Seneca Lake.

Date Range

1992 - 1993

Start Date

Aug 02, 1992

End Date

Sep 19, 1993

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  • Geology
  • Paleontology


  • New York
  • United States
  • Seneca Lake


  • 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 22