A Tabular and Systematic View of the Rocks in Massachusetts, with their Imbedded Minerals. (B4-105u)
Author: Edward Hitchcock (1793-1864)
Source / Publication: Report on the Geology, Mineralogy, Botany, and Zoology of Massachusetts : Made and Published by Order of the Government of that State : in four parts: Part I. Economical geology. Part II. Topographical geology. Part III. Scientific geology. Part IV. Catalogues of animals and plants : with a descriptive list of the specimens of rocks and minerals collected for the government : illustrated by numerous wood cuts and an atlas of plates.
Publisher: Pendleton's Lithography
Place of Publication: Boston
Plate Number: 19
Artist: Edward Hitchcock (1793-1864)
Paper Dimensions: 20 1/4 x 13 1/4 inches.
Coloured: Black and white
Condition: The print is in good condition with some wear around the edges, some marks across the print as well as a tear through the left side of the print, as can be seen.
Keywords: Massachusetts, MA, Mass, Hitchcock, Lithograph, Lithography, Engraving, Print, Antique Prints, Antique, Original, Boston, Pendleton's, Geology, Geological, Stones, Rocks, Table, Systematic, View, Statified Rocks, Unstratified Rocks, Varieties, Minerals, Imbedded Minerals, Improved Wernerian Classification, Classification, Macculoch's Classification, 1831, Conybeare's Classification, 1822, De La Beche's Classification, 1832, Brongniart's Classification, 1829, Alluvium, Diluvium, Tertiary Formations, Tertiary, Formations, New Red Sandstone, Graywacke, Argillaceous Slate, Slate, Sandstone, Limestone, Scapolite Rock, Quartz Rock, Mica Slate, Talcose Slate, Serpentine, Honblende Slate, Gneiss, Greenstone, Porphyry, Sienite, Granite, Classes, New England,
Identification Number: B4-105u
1. American Black Squirrel. 2. Ariel Petaurus. 3. Squirrel-Like Petaurus. 4. Lesser American Flying Squirrel. 5. 6. Grey Squirrel. 7. Common British Squirrel. 8. Common Ground Squirrel. 9. Agiump Squirrel. (B7-X-21)