Alaska, 1968

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The volume documents the work of Richard E. Grant in Alaska, June 28 - July 23, 1968. Includes a photograph (candid image) of Richard Grant, Gus Armstrong, and Frank Stehli. Entries are dated and list location. They provide location information (landmarks), description of terrain, weather, geological characteristics (color, composition) of strata, fossils present. Some entries are narrative in structure and describe travel details, personal interactions, and daily activities. Locations include but not limited to Halleck Harbor, Keku Islets, Alaska.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 28, 1968

End Date

Jul 23, 1968

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  • Geology
  • Paleontology


  • Keku Islets
  • United States
  • Alaska
  • Halleck Harbor
  • Wrangell-Petersburg


  • 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


Box 1 Folder 10