• Box 23, Folder 4: Wisconsin: Geographical & Topographical 1844

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains the second edition of Increase Allen Lapham's 'A Geographical and Topographical Description of Wisconsin; with Brief Sketches of its History, Geology, Mineralogy, Natural History…

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  • Box 6, Folder 6: Lapham Centenary, 1911

    Lapham, Increase Allen

    This folder contains speeches, articles, and documents, mostly related to the centennial celebration of Increase Allen Lapham hosted by the Wisconsin Archaeological Society on March 7th, 1911. A few o…

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  • Box 2, Folder 6: Draft Biography of Increase Lapham

    Lapham, Julia Alcott

    This folder contains a biographical essay on the life of Increase Lapham written by his daughter, Julia Alcott Lapham; as well as what appears to be an incomplete preface, and transcribed letters. The…

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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 5, Folder 2: Julia A. Lapham Correspondence 1900-1905

    Lapham, Julia Alcott ; Lapham, Mary Jane

    This folder contains correspondence sent mostly to Julia Alcott Lapham and Mary Jane Lapham, daughters of Increase Allen Lapham, as well as a few newspaper clippings. Most of these correspondences han…

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  • Box 8, Folder 6: Correspondence 1856

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains correspondence, both personal and professional, received and sent by Increase Allen Lapham in 1853. The correspondence covers a variety of Lapham's interests and pursuits, such as…

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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 6, Folder 7: Centennial Scrapbook, 1911

    Lapham, Julia Alcott

    This folder contains a scrapbook compiled by Julia Alcott Lapham, daughter of Increase Allen Lapham, regarding Lapham's centennial birthday in 1911. During Lapham's centennial year Julia sent her fath…

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  • Box 35, Folder 1: Archaeology

    Lapham, Increase Allen, (1811-1875)

    This folder contains maps and illustrations of mounds, including an illustration of a skull found at a mound.

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  • Box 4, Folder 1: Typewritten Letters 1857-1859

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

    This folder contains both personal and professional correspondences from Increase Allen Lapham written between 1857 and 1859, divided into chapters 7, 8, and 9 of a rough draft biography. Also in this…

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  • Box 17, Folder 7: Charles Lapham, Record of Elevation of Cities and Villages in Wisconsin

    Lapham, Charles

    This folder contains a notebook listing elevations for various cities and villages in Wisconsin. It was written by Charles Lapham who was Increase Lapham's son. Included in the notebook is a diagram o…

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  • Box 8, Folder 5: Correspondence 1855

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains correspondence, both personal and professional, sent and received by Increase Allen Lapham in 1855.The correspondence covers a variety of Lapham's interests and pursuits; includin…

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  • Box 8, Folder 3: Correspondence 1853

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains correspondence, both personal and professional, received and sent by Increase Allen Lapham in 1853. The correspondence covers a variety of Lapham's interests and pursuits, with pa…

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  • Box 12, Folder 7: Archeology II

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains field notes, maps, and illustrations relating to the effigy mounds of Wisconsin, largely created and compiled by Increase Allen Lapham. Most of the notes and illustrations date be…

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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 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 5, Folder 1: Julia Lapham Correspondence 1897-1899

    Lapham, Julia Alcott; Lapham, Mary Jane

    This folder contains correspondence sent mostly to Julia Alcott Lapham and Mary Jane Lapham, daughters of Increase Allen Lapham, as well as a few newspaper clippings. The first half of the corresponde…

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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 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 9, Folder 1: Correspondence 1858

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains correspondence, primarily professional, sent and received by Increase Allen Lapham in 1858. The correspondence covers a variety of Lapham's interests and pursuits; including botan…

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