Show simple item record Horowitz, Alan S. Lane, N. Gary Patton, John B. Rexroad, Carl B. 2007-12-28T20:34:21Z 2007-12-28T20:34:21Z 1976-05-05
dc.description.abstract This inventory represents a rough listing of the contents of 67 boxes of packed specimens and one cabinet at the Workingmen's Institute in New Harmony, Indiana that was accomplished in two days. The identifications are based on work by the authors as well as identifications from old labels. Thus some of the names may be out of date, and the listings may be somewhat whimsical in matters of punctuation and capitalization. At the time it was prepared, boxes 1-31 were in the East room of the Attic and Boxes 32-67 were in the West Attic. The authors believe that the bulk of the materials inventoried are from the E.T. Cox collection. The collection also includes numerous small donations from residents in the New Harmony area and large collections of Caldwell, James Sampson and Thomas Say. At the time of the inventory, the items in the Cox Collection were packed in newspapers dating from 1879-1882. The papers were from Tucson, Arizona, Cincinnati, Ohio and Indiana. Many of the fresh-water clams were labeled with the location but not the date. en
dc.description.sponsorship Indiana University and Indiana Geological Survey en
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dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en_US en
dc.publisher Indiana University and Indiana Geological Survey en
dc.relation.ispartofseries Open File Study en
dc.rights This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.5 License. To view a copy of this license, visit or send a letter to Creative Commons, 543 Howard Street, 5th Floor, San Francisco, California, 94105, USA. en
dc.subject Rock Collections en
dc.subject Rocks and Deposits en
dc.subject Mineral Collections en
dc.subject Minerals en
dc.subject Fossil Collections en
dc.subject Fossils en
dc.subject Archaeological Collections en
dc.subject Archaeology en
dc.subject Workingmen's Institute en
dc.subject New Harmony, Indiana en
dc.title Inventory of Rock, Mineral, Fossil and Archaeological Specimens contained in storage in Attic of Workingmen's Institute, New Harmony, Indiana en
dc.type Book en

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