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Transactions of the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters
volume IV (1876-1877)

Chamberlin, T. C.
On the extent and significance of the Wisconsin Kettle moraine,   pp. [unnumbered]-234 PDF (11.1 MB)


Page 234


234-   Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts, and Letters.
between it and the epoch of extreme advance. Its great extent
indicates that whatever agency caused the advance was very wide
spread, if not continental in its influence. The moraine, there-
fore, may be worthy of study in its bearings upon the interesting
question of glacial and interglacial periods.
  It will also furnish definite data bearing upon the somewhat
mooted question of the origin of the Great Lakes, as well as other
questions involving both perglacial and postglacial topography.


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