V. Virginia, October 30, 1940 ; April 1 - May 22, 1941

ID: SIA Acc. 16-046

Creator: V.

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1940-1941

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

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The notebook documents the geological work of Harry S. Ladd in Virginia, October 30, 1940, and April 1 - May 22, 1941. The volume begins with an index that lists page number and location. Entries are dated, headed with location, and narrative in structure. They describe daily work, study of terrain and exploration, including looking Manganese oxide (?)., and lists of geographical data. Locations include but are not limited to Buckhorn Mountain, Sweet Springs area, Hicksville, and Suiter mines.

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Apr 01, 1940

End Date

May 22, 1941

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  • Geology
  • Paleontology


  • United States
  • Virginia


  • 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 25