Field letters, June - September 1915

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This volume is a copy of letters sent by Timothy W. Stanton about field work during June 23, 1915 - September 3, 1915 in Colorado, Wyoming, California, and Utah. Letters are hand written and addressed to numerous individuals, some letters are addressed to someone named Willard. They are headed with date, Stanton's location, name and location of recipient. Letters list details about expenses, work with colleagues, travel routes, personal observations, and field work completed. Some letters refer to the works of Stanton's colleagues and are extensive in length.

Date Range


Start Date

Jun 23, 1915

End Date

Sep 03, 1915

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  • Stratigraphy
  • Paleontology


  • United States
  • Wyoming
  • Colorado
  • California


  • 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 4