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Report on the geological survey of Wisconsin

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Hall, James, 1811-1898; Whitney, J. D. (Josiah Dwight), 1819-1896
Report on the geological survey of Wisconsin
(Annual report on the Geological Survey of the state of Wisconsin)
Madison: David Atwood, State Printer, 1862
xix, 455 pages : illustrations, maps (part folded, part color) ; 27 cm

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Contents

[Cover]

To his excellency the hon. Alexander W. Randall, pp. [v]-vii

Notice, p. [viii]

Introduction, pp. [ix]-xix ff.

Geological survey of Wisconsin, p. 1

Chapter I. Physical geography and general geology, pp. 1-72

Chapter II. Report on the lead region, pp. [73]-92

Chapter III. Physical geography and surface geology, pp. [93]-137

Chapter IV. Stratigraphical geology, pp. 138-190

Chapter V. Mineralogy, pp. 191-218

Chapter VI. Economical and mining geology, pp. 219-418

Chapter VII. Observations upon the remains of extinct and existing species of mammalia found in the crevices of the lead-bearing rocks, and in the superficial accumulitions within the lead region of Wisconsin, Iowa and Illinois, pp. 419-[421]

Chapter VIII. Observations upon the mammalian remains found in the crevices of the lead-bearing rocks at Galena, Illinois, p. 422

Chapter IX. Palaeontology of Wisconsin, pp. 423-427

Catalogue of pal├Žozoic fossils, pp. [428]-442

Notes, pp. [unnumbered]-448

Index, pp. [449]-Plate X ff.

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