George Sternberg Album #2 - Early Canadian Views
 

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Identifier

sa2-060-00

Date

1915

Description

This page is from George Sternberg's personal photo album. These black-and-white photos were collected by paleontologist George Sternberg. The photo on the left shows Sternberg dressed in a coat, hat, and dress shirt, holding a pair of gloves and a cane. The top right photo shows a man named P. A. Bungart holding a hatchet up to a tree. The bottom right photo shows a man applying pitch to the bottom of a scow in front of a river. Underneath each photo is an inscription written by Sternberg.

Physical Description

11 x 15 inch post-bound photographic scrapbook

Rights

© University Archives, Fort Hays State University

Publisher

Digitized by Forsyth Digital Collections

Comments

For questions contact ScholarsRepository@fhsu.edu

Language

eng

Transcription

Pictures taken in 1915 by George F. Sternberg in charge of Vertebrate Palaeontological field party. Paskapoo and Edmonton Formation. Along Red Deer River from Red Deer Alta [Alberta, Canada] to opposite Rowley Alt [Alberta]. I will give the Range Township and Section no when ever [sic] possible. F. before the number stands for Film all others are plates. ; George F. Sternberg just befor [sic] leaving for the field. 1915 Own negative. ; P. A. Bungart taken in Nov. 1915 near Lorain, Ohio. ; 35082 16. Applying pitch to bottom of scow. R. -27, T-38, S.-17.

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