Williams College and the Foundation of Geology in Western Massachusetts and New York

  1. John Rodgers,
  2. Thomas Grasso,
  3. William M. Jordan,
  4. Christopher Hepburn,
  5. Edward S. Belt,
  6. Markes E. Johnson and
  7. Gerald M. Friedman
  1. Markes E. Johnson

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT169p0020

Boston to Buffalo, in the Footsteps of Amos Eaton and Edward Hitchcock: Boston, Massachusetts To Washington, D.C. June 28-July 8, 1989

Boston to Buffalo, in the Footsteps of Amos Eaton and Edward Hitchcock: Boston, Massachusetts To Washington, D.C. June 28-July 8, 1989

How to Cite

Johnson, M. E. (1989) Williams College and the Foundation of Geology in Western Massachusetts and New York, in Boston to Buffalo, in the Footsteps of Amos Eaton and Edward Hitchcock: Boston, Massachusetts To Washington, D.C. June 28-July 8, 1989 (eds J. Rodgers, T. Grasso, W. M. Jordan, C. Hepburn, E. S. Belt, M. E. Johnson and G. M. Friedman), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/FT169p0020

Author Information

  1. Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875906522

Online ISBN: 9781118667255

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Keywords:

  • Eatonian Era;
  • Hoosac Mountain;
  • Stockbridge Marble;
  • Taconic controversy;
  • Taconic Trail;
  • Western Massachusetts

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Eatonian Era

  • The Dewey Interlude

  • Emmons And The Taconic Controversy

  • Western Massachusetts Field Trip Stops

  • Stop 10. Basal Paleozoic Unconformily On Day Mountain,Townof Dalton (Pitisfield East Quadrangle, Mass.; Ratcliffe, 1984)

  • Stop 11. Stockbridge Marble Intown Ofnewashford (Cheshire Quadrangle, Mass.; Herz, 1958)

  • Stop 12. Mount Greylock (Williamstown Quadrangle, Mass.)

  • Stop 13. Hoosae Summit On Mohawktrail, Route 2 (North Adams Quadrangle, Mass.; Herz, 1961)

  • Stop 14. The Taconic Range (Berlin Quadrangle, N.Y. -Mass.- Vf.)