Daily log XIV, 1968-1970, 1973

ID: SIA Acc. 16-046

Creator: XIV

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1968-1970, 1973

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

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The notebook documents the work of Harry S. Ladd to Pearl-Hermes, Hawaii, and Midway, during 1968-1970, 1973. The volume begins with a table of contents listing subject or location and page number. Entries are dated, narrative in structure, and sometimes headed with location. They describe weather, travel details, daily activities, personal interactions with individuals, observations of terrain, fieldwork and specimens collected (samples, fossils, living coral and mollusks), details about trawling and dredging. Also discusses meetings attended.

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1968-1970, 1973

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  • Geology
  • Invertebrates
  • Paleontology


  • United States
  • Hawaii
  • Pearl and Hermes Atoll


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-046

Collection name

Chalmer L. Cooper papers, c. 1932 - 1944

Physical Description

1 Field book

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Box 2 Folder 19