• Box 14, Folder 16: Geological Map

    Lapham, Increase Allen, (1811-1875)

    This folder contains three advertisements for a geological map prepared by Increase Allen Lapham (1811-1875). The advertisements gives a brief description of the map and which geological features it s…

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  • Box 18, Folder 2: Weather Bureau Clippings, 1886-1916

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains newspaper clippings, telegrams, and photographs related to the Weather Bureau. Many of the clippings are of articles relating to the Lapham family and their involvement in forming…

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  • Box 15, Folder 7: Geological Survey ISR (?) Report 1874

    Lapham, Increase Allen, (1811-1875)

    This folder contains a handwritten progress report on the Wisconsin Geological Survey and an accompanying letter from Increase Allen Lapham to Governor William R. Taylor. Also included in this folder…

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  • Box 17, Folder 6: Lake Superior Trip, 1858

    Lapham, Increase Allen, (1811-1875)

    This folder contains two maps, a handwritten diary, and a packet of notes regarding a trip Increase Allen Lapham took to see Lake Superior and geological features nearby in the northern Midwest.

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  • Box 12, Folder 2: Increase Lapham Correspondence for 1875 Box 12, Folder 2: Increase Lapham Correspondence 1875

    Lapham, Increase Allen, (1811-1875)

    This folder contains letters from both before and after the death of Increase Allen Lapham. Many of the letters discuss the Wisconsin Geological Survey. Prior to his death, Increase Allen Lapham was i…

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  • Box 12, Folder 11: Archaeology VI

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains field notes, letters, maps, and drawings regarding the location and prehistoric artifacts found in various Effigy Mounds in the State of Wisconsin.

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  • Box 11, Folder 9: Correspondence 1874 Box 11, Folder 9; Correspondence 1874

    Lapham, Increase Allen, (1811-1875)

    This folder contains the communications of Increase Allen Lapham for the year of 1874. Increase Allen Lapham was commissioned by Governor Cadwallader Colden Washburn to head the Wisconsin Geological S…

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  • Box 26, Folder 17: Wisconsin Geological Survey: June 1874 to December 1874

    Lapham, Increase Allen, (1811-1875)

    This folder contains a small notebook entitled, 'Wisconsin Geological Survey, June 1874' and a few loose notebook pages. The notebook contains notes on geology throughout the Midwest, weather reports…

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  • Box 12, Folder 8: Archaeology III

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains letters, maps, and diagrams primarily concerning archaeology and excavation of Effigy Mound in Wisconsin and the artifacts they contained. Other documents in this folder include:…

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  • Box 21, Folder 5: Red River of the North 1858

    Lapham, Increase Allen, (1811-1875)

    This folder contains a hard bound handwritten copy of the book entitled, Minnesota and Dacotah or the Red River of the North; With an Account of the Rich and Fertile Country Along its Banks in Minneso…

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  • Box 27, Folder 1: Geographical and Topographical Description of Wisconsin, 1844

    Lapham, Increase Allen, (1811-1875)

    This folder contains the manuscript copy of Increase Allen Lapham's book entitled "Geographical and Topographical Description of Wisconsin, 1844." This copy is made up of handwritten pages, notes, and…

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  • Box 20, Folder 3: Milwaukee River 1859 to 1874

    Lapham, Increase Allen (1811-1875)

    This folder contains information about the Milwaukee River, the Milwaukee Harbor, and Menomonee Marsh. Also included in this folder are two copies of a map of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, made by Increase Al…

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  • Box 20, Folder 9: Oconomowoc Lake 1875-1876

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains multiple copies of a report entitled, 'Oconomowoc and other Small Lakes of Wisconsin, Considered with Reference to their Capacity for Fish-Production'. Also found in this folder i…

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  • Box 7, Folder 10: Correspondence 1850

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains correspondence, both personal and professional, received and sent by Increase Allen Lapham in 1850. The letters cover a wide range of Lapham's professional pursuits and personal i…

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  • Box 5, Folder 7: Julia Alcott Lapham Biographical Scrapbook I

    Lapham, Julia Alcott

    This folder contains part of a scrapbook assembled by Julia Alcott Lapham, Increase Allen Lapham's daughter, on the life of her father. The scrapbook primarily contains newspaper clippings about Lapha…

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  • Box 7, Folder 8: Correspondence 1848

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains mostly professional correspondences sent to and received by Increase Allen Lapham in 1848. The letters discuss Lapham's many interests and hobbies, including botany, geology, and…

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  • Box 6, Folder 1: Julia Alcott Lapham Biographical Scrapbook IV

    Lapham, Julia Alcott

    This folder contains part of a scrapbook assembled by Julia Alcott Lapham, Increase Allen Lapham's daughter, on the life of her father. The articles discuss a wide variety of topics, from laws, rare b…

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  • Box 4, Folder 4: Typewritten Letters 1871-1875

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875; Lapham, Julia Alcott

    This folder contains both personal and professional correspondences of Increase A. Lapham (1811-1875) for the years 1871 through 1875, divided into chapters 22 through 26 of a rough draft biography. A…

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  • Box 7, Folder 9: Correspondence 1849

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains correspondence, both personal and professional, received and sent by Increase Allen Lapham between 1844 and 1845. The correspondence cover a variety of Lapham's interests and purs…

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  • Lake Onalaska

    "Depth contour interval one foot (where scale permits, depth contours and selected soundings in feet below spillway elevation of 638 feet, bathymetry compiled Summer 1976, sounding device - raytheon f…

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