Miscellaneous records, Lau, Fiji, 1934 ; daily log, January 1 - October 18, 1934

ID: SIA Acc. 16-046

Creator: Misc. Records Lau

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1934

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

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The notebook documents the work of H. S. Ladd in Lau, Fiji, January 1 - October 18, 1934. The volume begins with a table of contents listing expenses, daily log, government officials etc., contributions, miscellaneous Fijian names, and record of collections. Daily log entries are dated and describe daily activities, work with colleagues, travel details, weather, routes traveled, field work and collecting sites, and office work.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 01, 1934

End Date

Oct 18, 1934

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  • Geology
  • Paleontology


  • Lau
  • Fiji


  • 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 16