Bridge - Southern Marianas II, June 8 - July 27, 1946

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Abstract

The notebook documents the geological work of Harry S. Ladd in southern Marianas Islands, June 8 - July 27, 1946. The volume begins with a terrain profiles with location, date, and notes. Other entries are dated, headed with island, and narrative in structure. They include travel details, routes traveled, and geological characteristics of terrain. Other entries include notes on specimen collections, listing number (S-11 to S-37), type of rock, location collected, photograph number, and latitude and longitude. Locations are across Rota and Saipan.

Date Range

1946

Start Date

Jun 08, 1946

End Date

Jul 27, 1946

Access Information

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Topic

Geology

Place

  • Saipan
  • Northern Mariana Islands
  • Mariana Islands
  • Rota

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 2 Folder 5