Increase A. Lapham Papers, 1825-1930

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Increase A. Lapham Papers, 1825-1930

Papers of Increase Allen Lapham, the most prominent figure in early scientific research in Wisconsin. The papers consist of personal and biographical papers, correspondence, and research and writing files. For more information about this collection, visit the Online Finding Aid

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Box 14, Folder 7: Crustacea N.D

Box 14, Folder 7: Crustacea N.D

Metadata: Title: Box 14, Folder 7: Crustacea N.D Document Title: Box 14, Folder 7: Crustacea N.D Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 Folder Description: This folder contains notes on Crustacea. specifically, Lapham provides detailed notes on Coleoptera, a type of beetle. Subject:...

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Box 15, Folder 11: Grass like Plants of Wisconsin, 1855

Box 15, Folder 11: Grass like Plants of Wisconsin, 1855

Metadata: Title: Box 15, Folder 11: Grass like Plants of Wisconsin, 1855 Document Title: Box 15, Folder 11: Grass like Plants of Wisconsin, 1855 Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 Folder Description: This folder contains notes on the various grass like plants that are native to...

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Box 15, Folder 12: Grass-Like Plants of Wisconsin

Box 15, Folder 12: Grass-Like Plants of Wisconsin

Metadata: Title: Box 15, Folder 12: Grass-Like Plants of Wisconsin Document Title: Box 15, Folder 12: Grass-Like Plants of Wisconsin Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, (1811-1875) Folder Description: This folder contains a book titled "The Grass-Like Plants (Cyperacea) of Wisconsin and the...

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Box 15, Folder 3: Geology of Wisconsin 1869

Box 15, Folder 3: Geology of Wisconsin 1869

Metadata: Title: Box 15, Folder 3: Geology of Wisconsin 1869 Document Title: Box 15, Folder 3: Geology of Wisconsin 1869 Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 Folder Description: This folder contains notes, articles, maps, and charts written by Increase Allen Lapham on the geology of...

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Box 16, Folder 2: Grasses and Plants of Illinois 1856

Box 16, Folder 2: Grasses and Plants of Illinois 1856

Metadata: Title: Box 16, Folder 2: Grasses and Plants of Illinois 1856 Document Title: Box 16, Folder 2: Grasses and Plants of Illinois 1856 Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 Folder Description: This folder contains several notes, lists, catalogues, and articles on grasses and plants...

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Box 16, Folder 4: Grasses of the United States, 1857, 1864

Box 16, Folder 4: Grasses of the United States, 1857, 1864

Metadata: Title: Box 16, Folder 4: Grasses of the United States, 1857, 1864 Document Title: Box 16, Folder 4: Grasses of the United States, 1857, 1864 Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 Folder Description: This folder contains notes, charts and lists on grasses of the United...

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Box 16, Folder 5: Grasses of the United States, 1856

Box 16, Folder 5: Grasses of the United States, 1856

Metadata: Title: Box 16, Folder 5: Grasses of the United States, 1856 Document Title: Box 16, Folder 5: Grasses of the United States, 1856 Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, (1811-1875) Folder Description: This folder contains a handwritten copy of Grasses of the U. S., 1856 by Increase Allen...

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Box 17, Folder 1: Iron 1866

Box 17, Folder 1: Iron 1866

Metadata: Title: Box 17, Folder 1: Iron 1866 Document Title: Box 17, Folder 1: Iron 1866 Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 Folder Description: This folder contains notes, articles, clippings, and tables relating to iron ore in Wisconsin, particularly iron ores discovered in the Iron...

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Box 17, Folder 4: Lake Michigan, 1859-1872

Box 17, Folder 4: Lake Michigan, 1859-1872

Metadata: Title: Box 17, Folder 4: Lake Michigan, 1859-1872 Document Title: Box 17, Folder 4: Lake Michigan, 1859-1872 Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 Folder Description: This folder contains charts, graphs, notes, and essays on the water levels, tides, and erosion of Lake Michigan...

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Box 17, Folder 9: Meteorology (Milwaukee) 1859-1871

Box 17, Folder 9: Meteorology (Milwaukee) 1859-1871

Metadata: Title: Box 17, Folder 9: Meteorology (Milwaukee) 1859-1871 Document Title: Box 17, Folder 9: Meteorology (Milwaukee) 1859-1871 Creator: Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875 Folder Description: This folder contains temperature, rainfall and air pressure records for the Milwaukee area from...

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