Greece, 1968

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The volume documents the work of Richard E. Grant in Greece, August 23 - September 13, 1968. Entries are dated, headed with locations, and narrative in nature. They contain travel details, contact information of colleagues, description of terrain, presence of fossils, locations where collected, daily activities. Includes identifiers in the left-hand margin. From September 4 to 10, he traveled in Yugoslavia (currently Croatia, Slovenia) where he met with colleagues and completed some field work. Includes postcards showing images of Greece. Locations include the vicinity of Hydra [Ídhra], Greece.

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 23, 1968

End Date

Sep 13, 1968

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  • Geology
  • Paleontology


  • Greece
  • Ídhra
  • Slovenia
  • Croatia


  • 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


Box 1 Folder 11