New Hebrides (field notes by Thomas R. Waller with additions by Blow), 1974

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Abstract

The field book documents the work of Thomas R. Waller and Warren C. Blow in New Hebrides [Vanuatu], 1974. The entries are sometimes dated and headed with location. They describe location information, geological characteristics of strata (color, composition, measurement), presence and characteristics of shells in shell bed, fossils present, samples taken, notes on scallops, names of contacts, and list of expenses. Include sketches.

Date Range

1974

Start Date

Jun 04, 1974

End Date

1974

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Topic

  • Marine invertebrates
  • Geology

Place

Vanuatu

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 11