MS 7172 An Ancient argillite quarry and Indian village site on the Delaware

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7172
Creators:
Mercer, Henry C., 1856-1930
Mason, Otis T., 1838-1908
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
28 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The material consists of an autographed reprint or proof of an article by Mercer together with twelve photographs. There are also four pages of notes made from the article in the hand of Otis Tufton Mason. Most of the material concerns a site worked by Mercer at Gaddis Run in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Two photographs show specimens from Trenton, New Jersey, in the C. C. Abbott collection at the Peabody Museum at Harvard University.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Smithsonian Libraries transfer #d May 22, 1973

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 7172, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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Gaddis Run (Point Pleasant, Bucks County, Pennsylvania) -- Archeology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Trenton (New Jersey) -- Archeology Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/