The Apteryx; A New England Quarterly of Natural History. Vol. 1, No. 1-3, January-July, 1905 Volume 1, Nos. 1-3

The Apteryx; A New England Quarterly of Natural History. Vol. 1, No. 1-3, January-July, 1905 Volume 1, Nos. 1-3

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1905 edition. Excerpt: ...R. I. ' 13. a p. QUARTZ, CRYSTALS CONTAINING PEARL SPAR--Lincoln. 13 a q. QUARTZ, CRYSTALS CONTAINING NACRITE--Lincoln (J. W. Baker). 13. a r. QUARTZ, CRYSTALS CONTAINING CHLORITE, Woonsocket, Lincoln. 1 3. a s. QUARTZ, CRYSTALS CONTAINING GRAPHITE--KINGSTOWN (Davis). 13. a t. QUARTZ, CRYSTALS CONTAINING SIDERITE-Johnston. ' 1 3. a u. QUARTZ, CRYSTALS CONTAINING DENDRITE--Linc0ln. 13. a v. SMOKY QUARTZ, CRYSTALS CONTAINING HORNBLENDE--Cumberland (Flagg). 13. a w. PHANTOM QUARTZ CRYSTALS--Burrillville (Flagg). 13. a x. PHANTOM AMETHYST QUARTZ CRYSTALS--Bristol (Flagg). QUARTZ--DIV. B.--FLINTLIKE. 13. b a. CHALCEDONY--Cumberland, Providence, Johnston (latter twp are in drift). 13. b b. CHALCEDONY ON LIMONITE--Lincoln. 13. b c. HORN STONE, GREEN--Cumberland, E. Greenwich (Nock). 13. b d. HORNSTONE, BROVVN--L-incoln, Cranston. 13. b e. FLINT NODULES--Purgatory (Davis, 1904, in conglomerate) see article on Purgatory 13. b f. BASA'NITE--TOUCHSTONE--Newport (Taylor & Webb, 1824) (Davis, 1904)--Black, used for testing alloys. 13. b g. _TESTSTONE--White, Purgatory (Davis, 1904). Used for testing streak of minerals. 1 3. b h. CARNELIAN--Pawtuxet, Westerly, Purgatory 13. b i. AGATE, FORTIFICATION--Cumberland. 13. b j. AGATE, RIBBON--Cumberland, Pawtuxet (F P. Ward, 1905). 1 3. b k. AGATES, composed of colored Jasper and quartz. These Rhode Island agates take a fine polish and are quite common at Cumberland; also in the drift at Providence and Bristol. 13. b l. JASPER, RED--Cumberland and in drift at Pawtucket, Providence, Pawtuxet, Bristol, Warwick, Newport and Little Crompton. 13. b m. JASPER, YELLOW--Cumberland. 13. b n. JASPER, FLESH-COLORED--Cumberland. 1 3. b o. JASPER, BROWN--Cumberland. b p. JASPER, BLUE--Cumberland. b q....show more

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