University of Utah Collection Records
Many specimens from Carnegie Quarry were collected by the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. Click on the PDF links below to see the scanned documents.
University of Utah collections series one section one. Includes diplodocus, stegosaurus.
Series 1/Section 2: NOTES ON RECORD KEEPING: Describes methods for keeping records, and the process of quarry mapping.
A transcript of a radio broadcast from Thursday, February 27, 1941 at 6:00 PM. Includes interview with paleontologists about Mammoths and other Pleistocene mammals, and Ancient Lake Bonneville.
Series 1/Section 14: “Master List of Specimen Numbers” No. 340 -Diplodocus No. 400- Large sauropod dinosaur No. 401 -Various bones of different individuals, different species No. 402 -Stegosaurus No. 404 -Diplodocus? No. 410 -Carnivorous dinosaur. Includes list of elements associated with each specimen number, as well as which block each element is associated with.
Series 1/Section 13: LIST OF BOXES”: An inventory of material from the historic quarry. Taxa mentioned: Diplodocus, stegosaurus, “large carnivorous dinosaur”, “Brontosaurus”, “various”, and “miscellaneous”
Series 1/Section 12: “A Dinosaur Caravan”: Recounts a story of the transport of dinosaur bones from the historic quarry to Salt Lake City. Published in “The Literary Digest” November 15, 1924.
Series 1/Section 11: “Miscellaneous Lab Notes”. Includes list of the number of different kinds of bones of Camarosaurus. Refers to University of Utah specimen as well.
Series 1/Section 10: Specimen No. 410: Allosaurus. Includes list of elements, description of skull, estimation of height of animal.
Series 1/Section 9: Specimen No. 409, 411, 413: A catalog of specimens collected by the University of Utah from 1923 to 1924, Stegosaurus, “Miscellaneous”.
Series 1/Section 8: Specimen No. 405 & 406: A list of specimens collected by the University of Utah from 1923 to 1924, “Undetermined species” and “Apparently Diplodocus”
Series 1/Section 7: Specimen No. 404: A catalog of material collected by the University of Utah, an inventory of a Diplodocus specimen.
Series 1/Section 6: Specimen No. 402: A catalog of a Stegosaurus specimen collected by the University of Utah in 1923-1924.
Series 1/Section 5: Specimen No. 401: A catalog of specimens collected by the University of Utah in 1923-1924, includes Diplodocus, “Brontosaurus”, Stegosaurus, and a “Carnivorous dinosaur”.
Series 1/Section 4: Specimen No. 400: Large sauropod dinosaur. A list of anatomical measurements is included. A list of blocks also mentions the skull of a carnivorous dinosaur being included.
Series 1/Section 3: Specimen No. 340. “Supposed to be a Diplodocus”. Details the excavation of a Diplodocus partially by the Carnegie Museum, the Smithsonian, and then the University of Utah.