Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Bassler, Ray S. (Ray Smith), 1878-
Ray S. Bassler Papers, 1899-1925
This accession consists of field books of Ray S. Bassler (1878-1961), a geologist and paleontologist in the United States National Museum. These notes mainly focus on his trips to Tennessee, Virginia, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. One field book contains notes made by John M. Nickles, who accompanied Bassler. Materials also include notes, maps, scientific illustrations, and photographs.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Bassler, Ray S. (Ray Smith), 1878-
- Nickles, John M. (John Milton), 1859-1945
- United States National Museum
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-008, Ray S. Bassler Papers