California and Nevada, 1988

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The volume documents the field work of Robert J. Horodyski in California and Nevada, 1988. Begins with an itinerary for January 1 to 24, 1988, that lists location and mileage. Dated entries describe locations where collected, routes traveled, terrain observed, characteristics of specimens (e.g. RH88-1-3-1 to RH88-15-4) that include stromatolites. Locations include Pahrump Valley in California, and Horse Thief Springs, Kingston Range. Also includes a photocopy of field notes for specimens RH87-7-14-1 to RH88-1-3-8.

Date Range


Start Date

Jan 01, 1988

End Date

Jan 24, 1988

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  • Geology
  • Paleontology


  • Pahrump Valley
  • United States
  • Kingston Range
  • California
  • Nevada


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-098

Collection name

Robert J. Horodyski Papers, 1959-1996, 2005

Physical Description

Field notes

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 2 Folder 5