Peru, 1947

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Abstract

The notebook documents the field work of Axel A. Olsson in Peru, 1947. According to notes n the second page, location information utilizes the same formational names already used by the "Standard" geologists. Entries are organized by what appears to be observation of collection site which are identified numerically, and followed by a short description of geological characteristics. Also includes geological sections with notes. Some entries provide additional descriptions of travel.

Date Range

1947

Start Date

1947

End Date

1947

Access Information

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

Peru

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 15-309

Collection name

Axel A. Olsson Papers, c. 1915 - 1974, 1988

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 2 Folder 5