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Charles Hitchcock papers

MS-1160
 Collection
Identifier: MS-1160
The Charles Henry Hitchcock papers contain seventeen hand drawn and annotated geological bedrock cross section maps of New Hampshire, probably for use in "Atlas accompanying the report on the geology of New Hampshire" by Hitchcock. The maps include the name of rock strata as well as "type localities" (the places where they are exposed in their most typical form). Twenty-two notebooks are also included.

Dates

  • 1875 - 1904

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

These materials may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.).

Extent

3.25 linear ft. (3 boxes)

Overview

Charles Henry Hitchcock (1836-1919), geologist. Consists of seventeen hand drawn and annotated geological bedrock cross section maps of New Hampshire, probably for use in "Atlas accompanying the report on the geology of New Hampshire." Twenty-two notebooks on geology are also included.

Repository Details

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA