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Edward Hitchcock classroom lecture notes, "Theory of the sufficiency of causes now in action to account for Geological Phenomena with no increase in their intensity"

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Title:
Edward Hitchcock classroom lecture notes, "Theory of the sufficiency of causes now in action to account for Geological Phenomena with no increase in their intensity"
Description:
Natural history lecture notes by Edward Hitchcock listing ten arguments against the theory that the dynamics of the earth presently occurring can account for geological phemoneman already in existence. This appears to be a draft of a section that apprears in Hitchocck's "Report on the Geology, Mineralogy, Botany, and Zoology of Massachusetts."
Creator:
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Date:
[1826–1855]
Format:
Manuscripts
Genre:
Lecture notes
Location:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Box 10 Folder 11 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
Subjects:
Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc.
Geology
Study and teaching (Higher)
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Places:
MassachusettsHampshire (county)Amherst
Extent:
1 item (3 pages)
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Terms of Use:
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Place of origin:
Amherst (Mass.)
Notes (date):
The notes are undated. Dates provided are taken from the dates of the series.
Language:
English