UMass Sesquicentennial

Legacy publications

A series of publications on Massachusetts geology based on Master's and PhD theses by U-Mass students from the 1960s-1990s. These are a valuable resource and the only geologic data for many...

Historic topographic maps of New England states going back to the 1800s.

Guidebooks form the New England Intercollegiate Geological Conference NEIGC conference publications are and will continue to be the best resource for New England geology.

Widely scattered terrestrial deposits of Cretaceous or Tertiary age and extensive nearshore and fluvial Coastal Plain deposits now largely beneath the sea indicate that the New England region has...

A report on the commerical granites of New England, their properties (jointing, rift, grain, etc...) and descriptions of active quarries in the towns of Acton, Becket, Braintree, Brockton,...

The UNH Library has digitized guidebooks form the New England Intercollegiate Geological Conference (NEIGC). These publications are one of the best resources for learning about New England...


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Department of Geosciences
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University of Massachusetts
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Amherst, MA 01003-9297

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