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Collection G. N. Swan papers
Catalog Number MSS P:6 O 79
Object Name Slate
Lexicon category 11: Natural History
Lexicon sub-category Geology
Description A slate book. The front cover states, "SILICA - BOOK - SLATE - QUARTZ-SURFACE - NEW YORK - SILICATE BOOK BLATE CO. 191 Fulton, ST." The back cover has some indiscernible text. To be used with slate pencil, MSS P:6 O 7.

The slate pages in this book may not be made from actual pieces of slate. Instead they could be made from pasteboard painted with layers of "liquid slate."
Search Terms Swan, G.N. (Gustaf Nelson), 1856-1938
New York