Table of Cambrian and Ordovician formations for northwestern Virginia

ID: SIA Acc. 16-032

Creator: Cooke, C. Wythe (Charles Wythe), 1887-1971

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1877-1971

Citation: C. Wythe Cooke papers, undated

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The notes document the work of C. Wythe Cooke in Virginia, undated. The sheet contains detailed descriptions (measurements, color, composition, type of minerals and fossils present) and geological section for the structure and section between the Blue Ridge and Little North Mountain, as well as west of Strasburg Junction to Strasburg, Virginia.

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  • Geology
  • Paleontology


  • United States
  • Little North Mountain
  • Virginia


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

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SIA Acc. 16-032

Collection name

C. Wythe Cooke papers, undated

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1 Field book

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Smithsonian Institution Archives


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