VI> Miscellaneous records, Fiji, etc., 1928 ; daily log, Tonga, April 29 - August 24, 1928

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The notebook documents the work of H. S. Ladd in Fiji and Tonga, April 29 - August 24, 1928. There is a table of contents listing page, itinerary, expenses, and daily log. The entries in the daily log are dated, headed with location, and narrative in structure. They describe travel details, individuals met, towns visited, geological characteristics of terrain observed, and location information. Many of the locations visited are along shorelines or quarries.

Date Range


Start Date

Apr 29, 1928

End Date

Aug 24, 1928

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  • Geology
  • Paleontology


  • Fiji
  • Tonga


  • 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 14