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4 edition of geological and agricultural survey of Rensselaer County, in the state of New-York. found in the catalog.

geological and agricultural survey of Rensselaer County, in the state of New-York.

Eaton, Amos

geological and agricultural survey of Rensselaer County, in the state of New-York.

To which is annexed, a geological profile, extending from Onondaga Salt Springs, across said county, to Williams College in Massachusetts. Taken under the direction of the Honourable Stephen Van Rensselaer.

by Eaton, Amos

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Published by Printed by E. and E. Hosford in Albany .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology -- New York (State) -- Rensselaer County -- Surveys,
  • Geological surveys,
  • Agriculture -- New York (State) -- Rensselaer County

  • Edition Notes

    Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich., University Microfilms [n.d.] (American culture series, Reel 385.4)

    GenreSurveys.
    SeriesAmerican culture series -- 385.4.
    ContributionsVan Rensselaer, Stephen, 1765-1839.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination70 p.
    Number of Pages70
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17495925M
    OCLC/WorldCa6768580

    New York State. Department of Environmental Conservation. ; U.S. Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service 69; Microsoft 62; Cornell Institute for Resource Information Sciences (Cornell IRIS) 55; NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets 54; U.S. Geological Survey 26; Tompkins County ITS GIS Division 23; Chesapeake. In and , Eaton initiated geological and agricultural surveys of Albany and Rensselaer counties at the expense of Van Rensselaer. Eaton's efforts led Troy as a depository of an extensive collection of geological specimens and comprehensive land surveys.

    At foot of title: Rensselaer School, Troy, Jan. 1, Issued as educational map folded into geology textbook. Accompanied by text: Geological text-book, prepared for popular lectures on North American geology: with applications to agriculture and the arts / by Amos Eaton, A.M. vii, 63 p.: ill. ; 21 cm. Includes 2 cross-sections. Original LC PreMARC book classification: QEE NYS Museum NYS Geological Survey Bedrock Attributes version , Q 1 GLACIAL AND ALLUVIAL DEPOSITS 2 COASTAL PLAIN DEPOSITS.

    Antique Book - The Geology of Mckean County Pennsylvania PA By Chas. Ashburner. Thirteenth Annual Report of the State Geologist for Vol. I New York State. $ Free shipping. Watch. MANUAL OF GEOLOGY; Treating Of The Principles Of Science. By James D. Dana: $ Monographs Of The United States Geological Survey. NRCS has soil maps and data available online for more than 95 percent of the nation’s counties and anticipates having percent in the near future. The site is updated and maintained online as the single authoritative source of soil survey information. Soil surveys can be used for general farm, local, and wider area planning.


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Geological and agricultural survey of Rensselaer County, in the state of New-York by Eaton, Amos Download PDF EPUB FB2

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A geological and agricultural survey of Rensselaer County, in the state of New-York: To which is annexed. Title: A geological and agricultural survey of Rensselaer County, in the State of New-York: to which is annexed, a geological profile, extending from Onondaga Salt Springs, across said county, to Williams College in Massachusetts: taken under the direction of the honourable Stephen Van : Amos EatonPublisher: Gale, Sabin Americana Description: Based on Joseph Sabin's famed Brand: Amos Eaton.

A geological and agricultural survey of Rensselaer County, in the state of New-York: to which is annexed, a geological profile, extending from Onondaga Salt Springs, across said county, to Williams College in Massachusetts.

Author Eaton, Amos, Title A geological and agricultural survey of Rensselaer County in the state of New-York [microform]: to which is annexed a geological profile extending from Onondaga Salt Springs, across said county, to Williams College in Massachusetts / taken under the direction of Stephen Van Rensselaer.

A geological and agricultural survey of Rensselaer County, in the state of New-York. To which is annexed, a geological profile, extending from Onondaga Salt Springs, across said county, to Williams College in Massachusetts.

Taken under the direction of the Honourable Stephen Van Rensselaer. A geological and agricultural survey of the district adjoining the Erie canal in the state of New York.

Taken under the direction of the Hon. Stephen Van Rensselaer. Part I. Containing a description of the rock formations; together with a geological profile, extending from the Atlantic to Lake Erie. Art. XXI.?A geological and agricultural survey of Rens selaer county in the state of New York.

Taken under the direction of the honorable Stephen Van Rensselaer. Albany, pp. The importance of geological and agricultural surveys, at which we have hinted in. geological survey of the territory adjoining the Erie Canal route during In Eaton published a textbook 1 An Index to the Geology of the Northern States (Fig.

Fig. Title page of Arros Eaton's geological survey of Rensselaer County(l); this study was supported by Stephen Van Rensselaer. Arros Eaton's:naxre does not. Under Stephen Van Rensselaer’s patronage he undertook geological and agricultural surveys of Albany and Rensselaer counties and across New York State along the route of the Erie Canal.

His published survey reports earned him recognition in American geology and the ’s have been designated as the “Eatonian era.”. Published Soil Surveys for New York.

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Stephen Van Rensselaer. Part I. Containing a description of the rock formations; together with a geological profile. USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service Information.

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The agency has the distinction of being known as The Fact Finders of U.S. Agriculture due to the abundance of. geological surveys of Albany and Rensselaer Counties, commissioned by the New York State Agricultural Society, but paid for by Stephen Van Rensselaer.

Van Rensselaer also supported Eaton's geological survey of the territory adjoining the Erie Canal route during   A geological and agricultural survey of the district adjoining the Erie canal in the state of New York Volume 1; Taken under the direction of the Hon. the rock formations together with a geologic [Stephen Van Rensselaer] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Under Stephen Van Rensselaer's patronage he undertook geological and agricultural surveys of Albany and Rensselaer counties and across New York State along the route of the Erie Canal.

His published survey reports earned him recognition in American geology. Eaton's most significant and lasting contribution was to scientific education. Jour. Sci., r. ser., vol. II,p. Amos Eaton: A geological and agricultural survey of Rensselaer county in New York, to which is annexed a geological profile extending from Onondaga Salt springs, across said county, to Williams College in Massachusetts.

Taken under the direc- tion of Hon. Stephen Yan Rensselaer. Albany, Adirondack Park Boundary - Outer boundary of the New York State Adirondack Park as described in Section of the Agricultural Districts in Albany County - Polygon shapefiles for the 3 agricultural districts in Albany County Ambulance Stations - Point file locating all ambulance facilities within Rensselaer County.

Used for. In the summer ofStephen Van Rensselaer, president of the Agricultural Society of New York, using funds appropriated by the State Legislature, employed Amos Eaton, who had studied under Silliman at Yale, to make a geological survey of Albany County to aid in the improvement of agriculture.

A Geological and Agricultural Survey of the District Adjoining the Erie Canal in the State of New York: Taken Under the Direction of the Hon. Stephen Van Rensselaer. Part I. Containing a Description of the Rock Formations; Together with a Geological Profi by. Within that bustle of activity, the upper Hudson Valley became an important center for geological investigation.

Amos Eaton, a lawyer turned scientist, and a founding member of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, conducted two model geology surveys, both commissioned and funded by wealthy landowner Stephan Van Rensselaer III: the first, a geological survey of Rensselaer County. Geologic units in Rensselaer county, New York Nassau Formation (Cambrian?) at surface, covers 32 % of this area South of 43 degrees; slate, shale, thin quartzite, includes Stuyvesant Conglomerate, Diamond Rock Quartzite, Curtis Mountain Quartzite, and Bomoseen Graywacke Members.Enter Keyword, Phrase, or Text to search the site.

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