Luhr, James, Roccamonfina, Colima, Kuriles, Kamchatka, 1991-1992

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These field notes document the work of Jim Luhr in Italy, Mexico and Russia during June 22, 1986 - June 28, 1992. Some notes provide itinerary information, list of meetings and addresses. Entries provide: dates, locations, directions, description of terrain, sample identifiers (e.g. RP-101), sketches of cross sections with the indication of a type of rock, measurements (in centimeters or meters), notes on photography. Occasionally, there is information on eruption flows with gathered samples and their geological characteristics.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 22, 1986

End Date

Jun 28, 1992

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  • Geology
  • Volcanology


  • Roccamonfina
  • Kuril'skiye Ostrova
  • Kamchatka
  • Italy
  • Mexico
  • Colima, Volcán de
  • Russia


  • 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


Box 3 folder 16