Alaska, 1967 ; Washington DC, undated

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Abstract

The volume documents the work of Richard E. Grant in Alaska (September 1 - 23, 1967) and Washington DC (undated). Includes loose postcards. Entries are dated and headed with location. They are narrative in structure and describe travel details, weather, work completed in the field, samples taken, geological characteristics, and descriptions of terrain. Locations include Nation River and Calico Bluff in Alaska. Sites in Washington DC are numbered (stop 1 - 5) and include locations: entrance of Georgetown University, Chain Bridge, Brook Branch Road, old Zoo Entrance, and the Paint Branch Bridge at Silver Spring.

Date Range

1950-1990, 2005

Start Date

1950

End Date

2005

Access Information

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • District of Columbia
  • United States
  • Alaska

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

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 9