Field letters, May 8, 1920 - August 2, 1921

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This volume contains the copy of the letters sent by Timothy William Stanton in May 8, 1920 - August 2, 1921. Letters are hand written and addressed to numerous individuals. They are headed with date, Stanton's location, name, and location of recipient. Letter provide information on expenses, daily field work reports, travel routes, work with colleagues, and personal observations. Field work locations are in Nebraska, Colorado, and South Dakota, 1920; Montana and South Dakota, 1921.

Date Range


Start Date

May 08, 1920

End Date

Aug 14, 1921

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  • Stratigraphy
  • Paleontology


  • United States
  • Colorado
  • South Dakota
  • Nebraska


  • 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 5