Field letters, July 12, 1913 - September 26, 1913

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The volume contains copies of the letters sent by Timothy W. Stanton about field work during July 12 - September 26, 1913. They document the work pertaining to his paleontology research in Colorado, Wyoming, North Dakota, and Montana. They are dated and headed with Stanton's location as well as name and address of recipient. Letters are addressed to numerous individuals and describe daily work, travel routes, logistics and planning for upcoming field work, observations, and personal notes. Some letters are extensive in length.

Date Range


Start Date

Jul 12, 1913

End Date

Sep 26, 1913

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  • Stratigraphy
  • Paleontology


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


  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Correspondence

Accession #

SIA RU007325

Collection name

Timothy Williman Stanton papers, 1885-1928, and undated

Physical Description

field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives


Box 5 folder 2