Luhr, James, YLT, Summer 1982

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These field notes document the work of James Luhr during his field trip in Europe during June 27 - July 16, 1982. Entries include: date, directions to the collection site, types of rocks present (e.g. pumice, scoriae), measurements in metric system, count. Specimens are listed under identifiers (e.g. RP-47) with detailed observations of geological characteristics (fragments, inclusions, compounds, soil, measurements in meters and centimeters, ). Sometimes the author provides drawings of the samples and reference to the photos.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 27, 1982

End Date

Jul 16, 1982

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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 3 folder 6