Luhr, James, Roccamonfina, 1980

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Abstract

These field notes document the work of James F. Luhr on volcanology in Roccamonfina, Italy, during August 22 - September 9, 1980. Some of the notes appear to provide data for longitudinal study of the specific locations with identifiers (revisited RP-49). There is a table with numerical data on sample pairs to test stratigraphic compositional variations. Entries provide information on: date, directions to collection site, terrain description, count/density of pumice and lithics, specimen identifiers (e.g. RP-100). Occasionally, there are records of collected probes and notes on the photographs of the samples.

Date Range

1980

Start Date

Aug 22, 1980

End Date

Sep 09, 1980

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Volcanology

Place

  • Roccamonfina
  • Italy

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 3 folder 4