Calgary (Canada), Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Nevada, Arizona, and Texas, 1971

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Abstract

The volume documents the work of Richard E. Grant Calgary (Canada); Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Nevada, Arizona, and Texas, 1971. Entries are dated, headed with location, and narrative in structure. Describes travel for Perm-Trias meeting in Calgary August 1971, family vacation, daily activities, meetings with colleagues. Describes field work in Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Nevada, Arizona and Texas. Details include observations of terrain, photographs taken, drawings, geological characteristics, samples collected, numbered stops, expenses, and travel details. Includes a postcard of Big Hole River, Montana.

Date Range

1971

Start Date

1971

End Date

1971

Access Information

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Paleontology

Place

  • Montana
  • United States
  • Wyoming
  • Texas
  • Arizona
  • Utah
  • Nevada

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 15