Chicago, Illinois, 1969; Pacific Islands (Eniwetok Atoll, other Marshall Islands, Hawaii), 1969

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The volume documents the work of Richard E. Grant during September 4 - October 3, 1969. Entries are dated, list location, and are narrative in structure. They cover travel details, expenses, description of Paleontology convention in Chicago, photographs taken, daily activities. Describes field work on Eniwetok [Enewetak] Atoll which includes study of live and dead coral as well as brachiopods. Entries contain description of specimen characteristics. Other locations include Glenn Island (Igurin), Walt Island, Rigili, and Yvonne.

Date Range


Start Date

Sep 04, 1969

End Date

Oct 03, 1969

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  • Marine Invertebrates
  • Paleontology


  • United States
  • Marshall Islands
  • Enewetak Atoll
  • Hawaii


  • 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 12