George Sternberg Album #2 - Early Canadian Views
 

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Identifier

sa2-083-00

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. Two of the photos show the how the quarry gets open to do excavations. The third photo shows bones found in the area. The fourth photo features P. A. Bungart working on getting the specimen ready for transport. 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.-32, S.-19. ; 35157-16. Opening a quarry of scattered bones. ; 35158-16. Note the large pieces of bones just below the place being opened up. ; 35159-16. These are bones of many different individuals mingled in together showing they have washed in and deposited in a heap. ; 35161-16. P. A. Bungart wrapping the bones with plaster and burlap.

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