Nevada, 1968 - 1971

ID: SIA Acc. 16-035

Creator: Pack, Phillip D.

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1968-1971

Citation: Phillip D. Pack papers, 1968 - 1973

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Abstract

The field book documents the work of Phillip D. Pack while in Nevada, May 28, 1968 - 1971. Entries are dated and describe type of measurements taken (e.g. thickness of pioche shale), drawings of terrain with detailed notations relating to height and composition, notes on characteristics of sandstone and shale present. Some entries are narrative in structure and discuss observations and findings for each numbered unit.

Date Range

1968-1971

Start Date

May 28, 1968

End Date

1971

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • United States
  • Nevada

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-035

Collection name

Phillip D. Pack papers, 1968 - 1973

Physical Description

1 Field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 1