Denver, January 16 - 20, 1978 ; Denver, April 11 - 15, 1978 ; Western Trip, May 31 - June 13, 1978 ; September 19 - 28, 1978

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The note books documents the work of William J. Sando while in western United States, throughout 1978. Travel included: Denver for WRO conference, January 16 - 20, 1978; Denver, April 11 - 15, 1978; Western Trip including Idaho, May 31 - June 13, 1978; for water resources field trip and Williston Basin Symposium, September 19 - 28, 1978. Entries are dated and narrative in structure. They are short but provide concise details about travel (transportation, accommodations, times, expenses, mileage), personal observations, weather, work completed, daily activities, names of colleagues with whom worked, and field sites visited.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 16, 1978

End Date

Sep 28, 1978

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  • Geology
  • Paleontology


  • United States
  • Idaho


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 15-308

Collection name

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

Physical Description

1 Folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1 Folder 23