Bashapish Lower Falls, Mt. Washington [sic], plate 14 from the Final Report on the Geology of Massachusetts, Vol. I. by Edward Hitchcock

B. W. Thayer & Co., American, active 1840 - 1851, after Henry J. Van Lennep, American, 1815 - 1889


published 1841

Lithograph on paper

Impression: 5 7/8 × 7 5/8 in. (14.9 × 19.4 cm)

Sheet: 8 7/8 × 11 1/2 in. (22.5 × 29.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Appleton 1792 Memorial Fund



J. H. Butler, Northampton, Massachusetts


North America, United States


19th century

Object Name




Not on view


Inscribed, in stone, lower left margin: H. J. Van Lennep, del.; lower right margin: Thayer's Lith. Boston; lower center margin: BASHAPISH LOWER FALLS MT. WASHINGTON.; upper right margin: Pl. 14.; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse: (Wilson July 18, 1945) / Edward Hitchcock's Geology of Mass. 1841; stamped, in ink, on reverse: DARTMOUTH COLLEGE / LIBRARY / APPLETON FUND


Possibly from Cora Wilson, The Book & Print Shop, Hanover, New Hampshire; sold to the Baker Library, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 19, 1945; ; transferred to present collection, 1945.

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