Simkin, Thomas, Ireland, Field Book 4, 1969

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Creator

  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Mineral Sciences
  • Simkin, Tom

Abstract

The notebook documents the fieldwork of Thomas Simkin in Ireland during 1969. The volume begins with a list of notes headed by location detailing historical geological/volcanic events; observations terrain, characteristics, and causes. Each list is approximately a page in length. Location headings include Naughton, Andrews, Frisch, Moorbath, Baragar, MacDougal, and Weedon. Midway through the volume, Simkin lists field observations, organized by stop number.

Date Range

1969

Start Date

1969

End Date

1969

Access Information

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Topic

  • Geology
  • Volcanology

Place

Ireland

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

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 4 folder 5