Paleontological photographs, 1955-1960.


Paleontological photographs, 1955-1960.

Photographs documenting field work in Kayenta, Ariz., showing George Whitaker from the Museum and Joseph Thomas and William Aaron from the U.S. Geological Survey at work in the Tritylodont quarry. Also shows the camp and studio photographs of fossil specimens excavated on the Expedition. Photographs were taken by Alex J. Rota, Leon Boltin, and Edwin Harris Colbert.

17 photonegatives : b&w.17 photoprints : b&w mounted on file cards.

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Colbert, Edwin H. (Edwin Harris), 1905-2001 (person)

Former curator of Dept. of Vertebrate Paleontology. From the description of Vertebrate paleontological photographs, 1948-1961. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155517542 ...

Boltin, Leon. (person)

American Museum of Natural History. Expedition to Arizona (1955) (corporateBody)

The expedition was undertaken in cooperation with the U.S. Geological Survey in 1955 and led by Edwin H. Colbert. From the description of Paleontological photographs, 1955-1960. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155514868 ...

Geological survey (U.S.) (corporateBody)

E.W. Glafcke was in charge of a crew during the United States Geological Survey's spirit leveling activities in Wyoming and Utah from 1896 to 1912. From the guide to the United States Geologic Survey photograph collection, 1892-1912, 1898-1902, (Utah State University. Special Collections and Archives) First organized as a branch in 1889, the Topographic Division was established in 1947. From the description of Records of the Topographic Division. (Unknown). World...

Thomas, Joseph (person)

Veteran. From the description of Reminiscences of Joseph Thomas : oral history, 1977. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 86158316 ...

Rota, Alex J. (person)

Whitaker, George O. (person)