Ohio, Kentucky, 1909

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Abstract

The volume documents the field work of Ray Bassler in Ohio and Kentucky, 1909. Entries are headed with location, followed by additional location information (e.g. landmarks), geological sections with detailed notes, references to fossils found, lists of locations, sometimes narrative descriptions of geological characteristics, and pasted maps with notations. Includes multiple loose inserts of notes and geological sections. Some entries are dated. Bassler writes from the front and the back of the volume.

Date Range

1909

Start Date

1909

End Date

1909

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • United States
  • Kentucky
  • Ohio

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-008

Collection name

Ray S. Bassler papers, 1899 - 1925

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 5