Field letters, August 1906 - August 1908

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The volume contains copies of field letters from Timothy F. Stanton while a Geologist with the US Geological Survey, during August 16, 1906 - August 7, 1909. Letters are dated, and headed with name of recipient and Stanton's location. Letters contain information about photographs taken, specimen shipments, field work details like routes traveled, logistics, work completed, observations, fossils collected, and names of colleagues. Letters are addressed to numerous individuals. The letters document work in Colorado, 1906; Wyoming and Montana, 1907; Montana and Wyoming, 1908.

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 16, 1906

End Date

Aug 07, 1908

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  • Stratigraphy
  • Paleontology


  • Montana
  • United States
  • Wyoming
  • Colorado


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Correspondence

Accession #

SIA RU007325

Collection name

Timothy Williman Stanton papers, 1885-1928, and undated

Physical Description

1 folder

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 4 folder 3