Louisiana State University, March 3 - 4, 1987 ; Virginia Polytechnic Institute, April 28 - 29, 1987; June 18 - July 7, 1987

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Abstract

The notebook documents the geological and paleontological work of William J. Sando at Louisiana State University, March 3 - 4; Virginia Polytechnic Institute, April 28 - 29; and field work in western United States, June 18 - July 7, 1987. Entries are dated and narrative in structure. They are short but provide concise details about travel (transportation, accommodations, times, expenses), to-do lists, personal observations, pictures taken, weather, work completed, daily activities, meetings, names of colleagues with whom worked, and work at field sites. Also describes overnight visit to hospital for chest pains.

Date Range

1987

Start Date

Mar 03, 1987

End Date

Jul 07, 1987

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

United States

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 34