Notebook VI : Great Smoky Mountains - Middle Ordovician : Blockhouse, Binfield, Tallassee, Vonore, c. 1950-1952

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Abstract

The field book documents the work of Robert Neuman in Great Smoky Mountains, circa 1950 - 1952. Entries are dated (August 29 [year unknown] to December 16, 1952) and organized by alpha-numeric location identifier, followed by descriptions of weather, location (landmarks, distance from), geological characteristics (color, composition, measurements), colored drawings, photos taken, and geological sections. Locations include Blockhouse, Binfield, Tallasse, and Vonore.

Date Range

1950-1952

Start Date

1950

End Date

1952

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • United States
  • Great Smoky Mountains
  • Tennessee
  • Tallassee
  • Binfield
  • Vonore
  • Blockhouse

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-088

Collection name

Robert B. Neuman papers, 1948 - 1999

Physical Description

1 Field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 8