Field notebook VI - Lake Superior Tripe, August 6 - September 2, 1922

ID: SIA Acc. 16-046

Creator: VI

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1922

Citation: Chalmer L. Cooper papers, c. 1932 - 1944

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The notebook documents Harry S. Ladd's field work relating to geology and ornithology, August 6 - September 2, 1922. The volume begins with an index listing an page number and subject matter. Entries begin with notes about a trip to Lake Superior and the formations of northeastern Minnesota. They include descriptions of terrain and formations, sketches and geological sections, descriptions of specimens collected. Geological notes are organized by subject. Also includes a daily log of activities and packing lists.

Date Range


Start Date

Feb 24, 1922

End Date

Jun 18, 1922

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  • Animals
  • Geology
  • Birds
  • Ornithology


  • Lake Superior
  • United States
  • Minnesota


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-046

Collection name

Chalmer L. Cooper papers, c. 1932 - 1944

Physical Description

1 Field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1 Folder 8