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James Jackson
JACKSON, James.

JACKSON, James.

1. English, 1847.
List of Minerals, in the Cabinet of the University of Georgia, 1847. Arranged in Accordance with Alger's Philips' Manual, by Prof. James Jackson. Athens [Ga.], Published by Order of the Board of Trustees [Southern Banner Print], 1847.

16: [1]-70 p. Printed wraps.

Rare. The text lists hundreds of minerals by class according to the classification described in Francis Alger's [1807-1863] edition of William Phillips' An Elementary Treatise on Mineralogy (Boston, 1844), with the locality of each specimen noted. Also included is a list of fossils. Presumably, this collection was lost in 1864, when during the Civil War, Georgia were pillaged.

Bibliographical references: NUC.

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