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Edward Hitchcock geological survey expense account, 1830 to 1832

Item Information

Title:
Edward Hitchcock geological survey expense account, 1830 to 1832
Description:
An account of expenses by Edward Hitchcock incurred during a portion of his geological survey of Massachusetts from 1830 to 1832 and owed to him by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Expenses for types of items or a certain number of days are totaled. Expenses listed include supplies, postage, horse and carriage rentals, and personal expenses for Hitchcock and his assistant. Notes on payments made to him by the state are also included.
Creator:
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Date:
July 1830–June 7, 1832
Format:
Manuscripts
Genre:
Accounts
Location:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Box 11 Folder 13 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
Subjects:
Finance, Personal
Geological surveys
Costs
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Places:
Massachusetts
Extent:
1 item (2 pages)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Place of origin:
Massachusetts
Language:
English