New Mexico, Arizona, and Nevada, February 26 - March 21, 1982 ; Northern Rockies, July 13 - August 2, 1982

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Abstract

The notebook documents the work of William J. Sando while in the western United States, 1982. Entries cover field trips with C. A. Sandberg and Keith Moore in New Mexico, Arizona, and Nevada, February 26 - March 21, 1982; field trip to northern Rockies with C. A. Sandberg and assistant, July 13 - August 2, 1982. Entries are dated and narrative in structure. They are short but provide concise details about travel (transportation, accommodations, times, expenses, mileage), to-do list, personal observations, weather, requests for specimens, work completed, daily activities, names of colleagues with whom worked, and field sites visited. Locations are identified by geographic location name of section, e.g. East Canyon section.

Date Range

1982

Start Date

Feb 26, 1982

End Date

Aug 02, 1982

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • Rocky Mountains
  • United States
  • New Mexico
  • Arizona
  • Nevada

Form/Genre

  • 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

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 27