Jackson, Everett Dale, Tahiti, 1973

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Abstract

The notebook documents the work of Everett Dale Jackson in Tahiti during December 12, 1973 - January 19, 1974. Entries include date, detailed route to the collection site, and information about samples such as: specimen identifier (e.g. 73 TAH-2), specific collection point (e.g. near road), types of minerals, geological characteristics, inclusions (e.g. ol+px, ol rich), color, measurements, count, and abundance. Occasionally, the author provides personal observations in relation to travel.

Date Range

1973-1974

Start Date

Dec 28, 1973

End Date

Jan 19, 1974

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Mineralogy

Place

Tahiti

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 18