North Carolina no. 1, 1930-1959

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Abstract

The notebook documents the work of Druid Wilson relating to specimens from North Carolina, 1930-1959. Volume covers begins with an index that lists year and a range of identifiers. It appears that these include notes from Wilson's "preliminary field book" notes that may have been discarded once content was copied. Entries are numbered and include a varying range of detail such as: descriptions of specimens, date, location where collected, sometimes identification and notes on species abundance, hand drawn maps, USGS specimen number, collector name, and remarks. Includes inserts. There is a faunal index at the back of the volume.

Date Range

1930-1959

Start Date

1930

End Date

1959

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • North Carolina
  • United States

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Maps

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-051

Collection name

Harry S. Ladd papers, 1912 - 1973

Physical Description

1 Field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 9