Jackson, Everett Dale, Muskox, 1972

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Abstract

The notebook documents the field trip of Everett Dale Jackson in Muskox (South Africa) during 1972 as a part of 24th International Geological Congress. The author provides a description of route and terrain for each dated entry. Information on samples includes: specimen identifier (e.g. 72 MUS-2), directions to a collection site, types of minerals present, quantity, measurements, inclusions, occasionally thumbnail sketches of the phenomena observed.

Date Range

1972

Start Date

Aug 11, 1972

End Date

Aug 17, 1972

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Mineralogy

Place

South Africa

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 16