• Box 25, Folder 6: Paleontology II

    Lapham, Increase Allen, (1811-1875)

    This folder contains descriptions of numerous species of fossilized coral, plants, and shells compiled by Increase Allen Lapham. Accompanying many of the descriptions are illustrations detailing the u…

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  • Box 6, Folder 3: Julia's Notes Regarding Increase Allen Lapham

    Lapham, Julia Alcott

    This folder contains notes and lists written by Julia Alcott Lapham, the daughter of Increase Allen Lapham. Items in this folder include: Increase Allen Lapham: List of Publications in the Historical…

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  • Box 21, Folder 2: Railroad Elevation I, 1873

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains notes, diagrams, maps, and drawings regarding the elevations for various railroads found thorughout the state of Wisconsin. Railroad described include the Chicago, Milwaukee and S…

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  • Box 29, Folder 1: Lake Superior Geology Drawing

    Lapham, Increase Allen, (1811-1875)

    This box contains a geological illustration of Lake Superior created by Increase Allen Lapham for a lecture in March of 1840 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Landmarks/features that are highlighted include th…

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  • Box 11, Folder 7, Correspondence July to September 1873 Bod 11, Folder 7, Correspondence July to September 1873

    Lapham, Increase Allen, (1811-1875)

    This folder contains correspondence, primarily professional, sent and received by Increase Allen Lapham from July to September 1873. Lapham was commissioned by Governor Cadwallader Colden Washburn to…

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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 25, Folder 15: Paleontology Notes 6, Brachiopoda II

    Lapham, Increase Allen, (1811-1875)

    This folder contains descriptions and illustrations of numerous Genera and Species of fossilized shells. This notes were composed and compiled by Increase Allen Lapham.

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  • Box 7, Folder 1: Increase Lapham Correspondence 1826-1830

    Lapham, Increase Allen (1811-1875)

    This folder contains mostly professional correspondence recived and sent by Increase Allen Lapham between 1826 to 1830. Also included are several clippings from scientific journals and technical speci…

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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 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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  • DARE Interview: Bassett, Nebraska; Primary Informant NE002

    Informant Data: NE002: White; female; age: 57 (middle-aged); education: some college; community type: village Media File: Full Interview (Tape 0921-S1). [Additional speakers: Informant's husband] Cont…

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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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  • Hydrographic Map of Lake Mendota, Dane County, Wisconsin

    Smith, Leonard S. (Creator) et al

    Hydrographic map of Lake Mendota. Prepared from surveys made by civil engineering students, University of Wisconsin, classes 1897, 1898, 1899, 1900 and by the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History…

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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 14, Folder 18: Geology Notes, 1845-1849

    Lapham, Increase Allen, (1811-1875)

    This folder contains several packets of notes by Increase Allen Lapham regarding the geology of Wisconsin. These include notes taken during a trip from Milwaukee to Blue Mounds, as well as geological…

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  • Box 13, Folder 5: Bois Brule River 1874

    Lapham, Increase Allen, 1811-1875

    This folder contains a geological map and report on the Bois Brule River, written by Frank Ives with notes by Increase Allen Lapham.

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  • Box 14, Folder14: Forest Trees 1867

    Lapham, Increase Allen, (1811-1875)

    This folder contains a copy of "Report on the Disastrous Effects of the Destruction of Forest Trees Now Going on so Rapidly in the State of Wisconsin" by Increase Allen Lapham, Judge J. G. Knapp, and…

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  • Box 14, Folder 11: Farm Drainage

    Lapham, Increase Allen, (1811-1875)

    This folder contains both a handwritten and published copies of "Farm Drainage" by Increase Allen Lapham (1811-1875). "Farm Drainage" discusses the benefits of proper water drainage in agricultural se…

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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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