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Abstract

The notebook documents the work of Axel A. Olsson in 1922. Entries are headed with location and are often lists. These usually consist of numbered or lettered locations followed by short descriptions -- geological characteristics (color, composition), measurements, sometimes bearing, and sometimes notes. Locations listed include Parinas, Negritos, Lagunitas, Peru.

Date Range

1922

Start Date

1922

End Date

1922

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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 1 Folder 6