Minnesota, 1950-1951

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Abstract

The volume documents the work of Richard E. Grant in Minnesota, 1950 - 1951. Include photographs and negatives of terrain and a candid image of a person. Entries include location information (landmarks, distance from, sometimes latitude and longitude), descriptions of geological characteristics (color, composition, measurements) of strata, travel details, presence and type of fossils (e.g. trilobites), and sketches. Entries begin from the front and the back of the volume. Locations include but not limited to St. Louis River, Riley's Coulee, and Cannon Falls.

Date Range

1950-1951

Start Date

1950

End Date

1951

Access Information

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • United States
  • Minnesota

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Black-and-white photographs

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-093

Collection name

Richard E. Grant papers, 1950-1990, 2005

Physical Description

Field notes

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 1