Photographs, geological formation (34b)
Bohumil Shimek Papers, 1878-1936
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Shimek, Bohumil, 1861-1937
The 8 photographs document geological and botanical observations of Bohumil Shimek while in North Dakota, South Dakota, Kansas, and Nebraska. Photographs are undated and are grouped by number. They are individually numbered and include typed descriptions listing a combination of location, type of formation, and type of plants. Subject matter includes prairie, alluvial plains, Kansan ridge, loess bluffs, and valleys. Locations include Lidgerwood, North Dakota; Canton, South Dakota; North Platte, Nebraska; Wilson, Ft. Riley, Kansas; Randolph, Oklahoma.
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