Plates Illustrating the Geology & Scenery of Massachusetts

Description (Brief)
Color and black and white prints bound together illustrating the scenery and geology of Massachusetts. There are nine views 1) Autumnal Scenery. View in Amherst. 2) A View in Hadley. 3) Gorge Between Holyoke and Tom. 4) West View from Holyoke. 5) South Hadley Falls. 6) Sugar Loaf Mountain, Deerfield. 7) Confluence of Connecticut and Deerfield Rivers. 8) Turner's Falls. 9) Gorge of Glen, -Leyden; four plates containing drawings of organic remains; four maps of sections in Massachusetts and Connecticut; and a "Tabular View of the Rocks and their embedded Minerals in Massachusetts".
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
ca 1833
maker
Pendleton's Lithography
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Measurements
overall: 9 in x 11 1/2 in; 22.86 cm x 29.21 cm
ID Number
DL.60.3696
catalog number
60.3696
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Chronology: 1840-1849
Bridges
Trees
Landscape, Rural
River scenes & river life
Architecture, Domestic Buildings
Fish
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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