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Specimen of petrified palm wood found by Estes B. Bozeman in 1962-63 on the southeast flank of the Sikes Salt Dome, Winn Parish, Louisiana. Palm trees grew in the Winn Parish area 30-40 million years ago during the Tertiary Period of the Cenozoic Era.
Size of Collection
1 box, 1 folder
Petrified wood, letters
Dates of Collection
Quaternary Period, Cenozoic era
Louisiana Tech University, Louisiana Polytechnic Institute, Louisiana Industrial Institute
Botany | Ecology and Evolutionary Biology | Paleobiology
University Archives and Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University, "H.B. Bozeman Collection" (2019). Manuscript Finding Aids. 173.