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Edward Hitchcock geological survey account booklet, 1831 February to 1831 June 8

Item Information

Title:
Edward Hitchcock geological survey account booklet, 1831 February to 1831 June 8
Description:
An account book of expenses incurred kept by Edward Hitchcock during a portion of his geological survey of Massachusetts between February and June 1831. Expenses listed include dinner, lodging, food for his horse, tolls, postage, and supplies, among others. Expenses incurred by his assistant are included as well.
Creator:
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Date:
February 1831–June 8, 1831
Format:
Books
Genre:
Account books
Location:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Box 11 Folder 12 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
Subjects:
Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc.
Finance, Personal
Geological surveys
Costs
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Places:
Massachusetts
Extent:
1 item (4 pages)
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:
Massachusetts
Language:
English