Chiriqui-Veraguas Trip, Panama, (also some Culebra Cut sections, Bejuco), notebook #2, February - September 1913

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The field book covers the work of Donald F. MacDonald in Chiriqui and Veraguas provinces in Panama, as well as Culebra Cut, during February to September 1913. There are notes inside the front cover about shipments of rock and fossil samples. Some entries are dated and contain drawings of terrain and canals, detailed lists of geological characteristics,and lists of expenses. Also includes narrative style entries discussing travel details, daily work, and geological sections.

Date Range


Start Date

Feb 01, 1913

End Date

Sep 30, 1913

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  • Geology
  • Paleontology


  • Veraguas
  • Chiriquí
  • Panama


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-133

Collection name

Donald F. MacDonald papers, 1911-1916

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 1 Folder 14