George Sternberg Album #2 - Early Canadian Views
 

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Identifier

sa2-080-00

Approximate Date

1915

Description

This page is from George Sternberg's personal photo album. These four black-and-white photos were collected by paleontologist George Sternberg. These photos show how the team would transport the specimens from the quarry. Underneath each of these photos is an inscription written by Sternberg.

Physical Description

11 x 15 inch post-bound photographic scrapbook

Language

eng

Publisher

Digitized by Forsyth Digital Collections

Rights

Copyright University Archives, Fort Hays State University

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Transcription

R.-21, T.-33, S.-6. ; 35124-16. At work in the quarry, note our narrow trail on right of quarry. Field no. 16-15. ; 35150-16. Leaving the quarry with one of the large boxes, Field no. 16-1915. ; 35151-16. After a note is made of the contents of each box it is hauled out of the brakes [sic] [breaks] on a stone boat to where it can be loaded onto a wagon, Field no. 16-1915. ; 35149-16 We were compelled to make a zig zag trail up this steep slope to enable us to reach the quarry where Specimen no.16-1915. was collected.

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