January 2, 2013
All of the aforementioned The largest my personal collection was probably 40 or so "store-bought" mostly mineral specimens from museums etc. and a few hand-collected ones.
Collecting rocks/minerals while learning about the local geology
many many years, when I started I used to go to the MD Science Center on Howard St. to get specimens and topo maps from the USGS in the same location
yes, East Baltimore, Fell's Point.
Hi, retired, 27 yrs USAFR, civilian jobs DataComm Tech 10 yrs and before that an IBM mainframe Operator for 5. Like trains, astronomy, Blues,Folk, & Bluegrass music, Ukeleles, camping in mountain areas, canoes, Tour-De-France, cruising motorcycles.
excellent group, glad to be aboard