Jackson, Everett Dale, Hawaii,1966-1967

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This notebook documents the field trip of Everett Dale Jackson in Hawaii during November 1966 - February 1967. The flyleaf has a sample list with what appears to be location and quantity of samples collected (e.g. WAA-2 2). The notebook begins with the entry on November 20, 1966 [?] in Kaupulehu. Entries include date, location (directions, route), initials/name of the collector, specimen identifier (e.g. 66 KAP-1), count, ol, cpx, opx indicators, mineral forming environment description, physical and optical properties. Includes drawings of geological characteristics with notations. A mention of chromite, xenos is given in the notebook. There is a table with the following data: collect., ol, opx, crx, chr and numerical measurements. All pages of the notebook are numbered. Some of the locations include MCAS Kaneohe, Ulupau crater, and Maui.

Date Range


Start Date

Nov 20, 1966

End Date

Feb 01, 1967

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  • Geology
  • Mineralogy


  • United States
  • Hawaii


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-255

Collection name

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.), Department of Mineral Sciences, Curatorial Records, 1940-2016

Physical Description

field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 2 folder 2