Israel, Italy, and France, 1962-1963

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The loose sheets document the field work of Israel Gregory Sohn in Israel, Italy and France, September 17, 1962- July 18, 1963. Entries are dated and describe photographs taken, as well as specimens collected. Specimen descriptions include specimen number (e.g. 9/18/1), photograph taken, composition, location. Extent of description varies. Also includes entries that contain geological sections or are narrative in structure and describe travel details, interactions with locals, and descriptions of terrain.

Date Range


Start Date

Sep 17, 1962

End Date

Jul 18, 1963

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  • Italy
  • Israel
  • France


  • 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


Box 1 Folder 5