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Henry J. Van-Lennep plate, "Valleys of erosion on Mt. Holyoke," 1841

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Title:
Henry J. Van-Lennep plate, "Valleys of erosion on Mt. Holyoke," 1841
Description:
A plate printed from an illustration by Henry J. Van-Lennep showing a view of Mount Holyoke. The image is meant to show valleys of erosion on the mountain. This is plate 6 in Edward Hitchcock's "Final Report on the Geology of Massachusetts."
Artist:
Van-Lennep, Henry J. (Henry John), 1815-1889
Lithographer:
Date:
1841
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Plates (illustrations)
Location:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Box 11 Folder 20 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
Subjects:
Illustrations
Pictorial works
Geology
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Final report on the geology of Massachusetts
Places:
MassachusettsHampshire (county)Cummington
Holyoke, Mount (Mass.)
Extent:
1 print ; sheet 30 x 49 cm
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Public Domain: This material has been identified as being free of known restrictions under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights. While Amherst College Archives & Special Collections claims no rights or authority over this material, we do ask that any publication or use of this material cite the Archives & Special Collections at Amherst College as the source of the images and the repository where the original documents can be found.
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Place of origin:
Boston (Mass.)
Notes (date):
The date provided is drawn from the item's folder.
Language:
English