This collection documents Gordon's paleontological research; his service with the USGS, including field work; and his professional activities. Included is correspondence and memoranda arranged chronologically, alphabetically, and by subject; reports on fossils sent to Gordon for identification; subject/project files concerning field work, meetings, conferences, and other professional activities; and files concerning the preparation and publication of manuscripts. Of special interest are files documenting Gordon's service as President of the 9th International Congress of Carboniferous Stratigraphy and Geology (IX ICC) in 1971.
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 95-078, Gordon, Mackenzie,1913-, Mackenzie Gordon, Jr, Papers
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Contact us at email@example.com