Field notebook VIII - Iowa, Ohio, Indiana, daily log, 1922 - 1924

ID: SIA Acc. 16-046

Creator: VIII, H. S. Ladd

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1922-1924

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

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Abstract

The notebook documents Harry S. Ladd's work relating to geology in Iowa, Indiana, and Ohio, 1922 - 1924. The volume begins with an index, listing page number and subject: scientific discipline, picture locations, work, log, food account, money, correspondence, and lists. Geology notes describe details about thesis problem relating to Iowa, routes traveled, specimens collected, observations of terrain characteristics. Daily log provides a narrative describing work in the field, weather, and daily activities with friends and colleagues. Includes loose inserts of notes.

Date Range

1922-1924

Start Date

1922

End Date

1924

Access Information

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Topic

Geology

Place

  • Iowa
  • Indiana
  • United States
  • Ohio

Form/Genre

  • 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

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 10