J. Peckham plate, "Fossil footmark," 1841
- J. Peckham plate, "Fossil footmark," 1841
A plate printed from an illustration by J. Peckham depicting a large fossil footprint and another smaller fossil drawing. The large footprint is Ornithoidichnites giganteus and the smaller drawing depicts impressions of the skin of the trackmaker's foot. This is plate 36 in Edward Hitchcock's "Final Report on the Geology of Massachusetts." The identity of J. Peckham could not be confirmed.
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Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Box 11 Folder 22 (shelf locator)
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Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Final report on the geology of Massachusetts
- 1 print ; sheet 50 x 39 cm
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