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Abstract

The field book documents the work of R. Bailey and Warren C. Blow in Virginia, August 1969. Entries are dated and headed with location, followed by description of oyster beds, geological characteristics, samples taken, identification and descriptions of fossils (types of shells) found, and sketches. Locations include along the Piankatank River [Dragon Swamp].

Date Range

1969

Start Date

Aug 01, 1969

End Date

Aug 31, 1969

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Topic

Geology

Place

  • United States
  • Dragon Swamp
  • Virginia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-049

Collection name

Chalmer L. Cooper papers, c. 1932 - 1944

Physical Description

1 Field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 4