Field letters, August 1908 - July 1909

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The volume is a copy of letters sent by Timothy F. Stanton about field work during August 25, 1908 to July 18, 1909. They are dated, and headed with Stanton's location and name of recipient. Letters are addressed to numerous individuals and describe intended destinations, specimen shipments, field work completed, observations, and work with colleagues. Letters written by Stanton document field work in Montana, Colorado, New Mexico, and Wyoming, 1908; Colorado, Wyoming, South Dakota, and North Dakota, 1909.

Date Range


Start Date

Aug 25, 1908

End Date

Jul 19, 1909

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  • Stratigraphy
  • Paleontology


  • Montana
  • United States
  • Wyoming
  • Colorado
  • South Dakota
  • North Dakota


  • 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 4