Japan, China, June 26 - October 6, 1987

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The notebook documents the work of Ellis Yochelson, in Japan, China, June 26 - October 6, 1987. Entries are dated and narrative in structure. They describe daily activities (with time of day), work completed, weather, colleagues with whom worked, travel, expenses, weather, photographs taken, notes on specimens, sites visited, terrain observed, and meetings. Includes numerous loose inserts of notes.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 26, 1987

End Date

Oct 06, 1987

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  • Geology
  • Paleontology


  • Japan
  • China


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-052

Collection name

Ellis Leon Yochelson papers, 1985-2001

Physical Description

1 Field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1 Folder 4