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Series 3: Field Work, 1875 - 1952


Scope and Contents

The papers in this series include expedition reports, photographs, and maps. A lot of the maps have annotations by Barnum Brown. There are some receipts from expedition expenses.


  • 1875 - 1952

Language of Materials

From the Collection:


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed in the Division of Paleontology. Please contact the collection manager for access; materials are sometimes restricted.


7.75 Linear Feet


The papers are arranged chronologically with the exception of oversized maps and photograph albums that are stored separately.

Box 5
Field work papers 1897-1900
Box 6
Field work papers 1900-1921
Box 7
Field work papers 1920-1947
Box 8
Field work papers from Cuban expedition collected 1918, notes from 1952
Oversized box 1
Photo album - Arizona, early 1900's
Oversized box 2
Photo album - Montana, 1902
Oversized box 3
Photo album – Dakota, Montana, Wyoming 1903 – 1905
Oversized box 4
10 mounted photographs - Montana 1909
Oversized box 5
11 photographs, 2 geographical sections - Alberta, Canada 1909-1917, Folsom, New Mexico 1928
Oversized box 6
Sinclair Aerial Photos 1934
Oversize folders: flat file A130.01
Maps of Africa 1899-1942; Maps of Canada 1842-1933
Overside folders: flat file A130.02
Maps of Burma 1904-1944; Cuba 1916; Greece and Anatolia 1884-1917; Guatemala and Mexico 1894-1946
Oversize folders: flat file A130.02
Maps of India 1892-1932; Montana and Wyoming 1903-1930; Texas and Utah 1909-1936
Oversize folders: flat file A130.03
Stratigraphy of Hell Creek quarry; Maps of US and of Dinosaur National Monument 1936-1940
Oversize folders: flat file A130.03
French atlas of mineralogical maps 1914


Repository Details

Part of the Vertebrate Paleontology Archives Repository

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New York NY 10024-5192