Iowa, Louisiana, Maryland, Missouri, and Virginia, October 1951 - March 1954

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Abstract

The loose sheets document the work of Israel Gregory Sohn in Iowa, Louisiana, Maryland, Missouri, and Virginia, October 18, 1951 - March 1954. Most entries are dated and headed with location information. They contain a list of numbered items (e.g. 10-3) with descriptions of terrain, measurements, presence of fauna, as well as if photographs were taken. They are intermittently separated with typed descriptions of field work and individuals with whom worked on Form 9-075. Some entires include sketches.

Date Range

1951-1954

Start Date

Oct 18, 1951

End Date

Mar 31, 1954

Access Information

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Topic

Paleontology

Place

  • Iowa
  • United States
  • Missouri
  • Louisiana
  • Maryland
  • Virginia

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-105

Collection name

I. G. (Israel Gregory) Sohn Papers, 1939-1981, 2006

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1 Folder 3