• 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 12, Folder 6: Archaeology I

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains field notes, maps, illustrations, photographs, newspaper clippings and letters relating to the Effigy Mounds of Wisconsin, largely created and compiled by Increase Allen Lapham.

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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 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 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 11, Folder 2: Correspondence January-July 1871

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains correspondences to and from Increase Allen Lapham from January to July of 1871. A majority of these letters relate to Lapham's assignment and work as the Assistant to the Chief Si…

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  • Box 10, Folder 5: Correspondence 1868

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains mostly personal and professional correspondences with Increase Allen Lapham in the year 1868. These letters pertain to a variety of Lapham's interests, particularly forest conserv…

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  • Box 8, Folder 2: Correspondence 1852

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains correspondence, both personal and professional, received and sent by Increase Allen Lapham in 1852. The correspondence covers a variety of Lapham's interests and pursuits; includi…

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  • Box 11, Folder 4: Correspondence 1872

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains professional and personal correspondences to and from Increase Allen Lapham in 1872. The letters relate to a variety of Lapham's interests such as botany, astronomy, geology, arch…

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  • Box 10, Folder 1: Correspondence, January - May 1865

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains mostly personal and professional correspondences with Increase Allen Lapham between January and May in 1865. These letters pertain to a variety of Lapham's interests, particularly…

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  • Box 9, Folder 5: Correspondence 1862

    Lapham, Increase Allen (1811-1875)

    This folder contains correspondence, primarily professional, sent and received by Increase Allen Lapham in 1862. The correspondence covers a variety of Lapham's interests and pursuits; including botan…

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  • Box 8, Folder 1: Correspondence 1851

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains correspondence, both personal and professional, received and sent by Increase Allen Lapham in 1851. The correspondence covers a variety of Lapham's interests and pursuits, includi…

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  • Box 4, Folder 2: Typewritten Letters 1860-1865

    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 1860 through 1865, divided into chapters 10 through 15 of a rough draft biography. A…

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  • Box 3, Folder 2: Typewritten Letters, 1836-1839

    Lapham, Increase Allen (1811-18175); Lapham, Julia Alcott

    This folder contains chapter 10 and 12 of a rough draft biography of Increase Allen Lapham written by his daughter Julia Alcott Lapham after his death. The biography is constructed from correspondence…

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  • Box 9, Folder 3: Correspondence 1860

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains correspondence, personal and professional, sent and received by Increase Allen Lapham in 1860. The correspondence covers a variety of Lapham's interests and pursuits; including bo…

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