New York State: Troy, New York and the Van Rensselaers

  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. Gerald M. Friedman

Published Online: 20 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT169p0039

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

Friedman, G. M. (1989) New York State: Troy, New York and the Van Rensselaers, 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/FT169p0039

Author Information

  1. Department Of Geology, Brooklyn College, City University Of New York

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”;
  • “Father of American Geology”;
  • “Father of Geosyncline”;
  • New York State;
  • Taconic System;
  • Troy area field trip

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Troy Area Field Trip Stops

  • Stop 18. Campus Of Rensselaer Polyrechnic Institute (South Troy Quadrangle, N.Y.)

  • Stop 19. Brecciolas, Troy High School (Souti-Troy Qudrangle, N.Y.)

  • Stop 20. Poestenkill Falls And Gorge (South Troy Qudrangle, N.Y.)