Jackson, Everett Dale, Hawaii,1966-1967

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Abstract

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

1966-1967

Start Date

Nov 20, 1966

End Date

Feb 01, 1967

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Mineralogy

Place

  • United States
  • Hawaii

Form/Genre

  • 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

Sublocation

Box 2 folder 2