Eniwetok, (F-1) book 1, May 12 - June 1, 1952

ID: SIA Acc. 16-046

Creator: Ladd, Harry S. (Harry Stephen), 1899-1982

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1952

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

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Abstract

The notebook documents the geological work of Harry S. Ladd in Eniwetok [Marshall Islands], May 12 - June 1, 1952. Inside the front cover, is a list of pages relating to notes on cuttings and cores. Entries are dated, headed with location, and narrative in structure. Entries describe field work including drilling plans and progress, samples collected, individuals with whom worked, and time of day. Sample descriptions list depth followed by description of color, composition, and measurements of samples.

Date Range

1952

Start Date

May 12, 1952

End Date

Jun 01, 1952

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • Eniwetok
  • Marshall Islands

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 9