Ebenezer Emmons

1849 Pl 27 18 Strains of Wheat - Emmons



Pl 27

1. Sowles red chaff
2. Virginia may
3. Tea spring wheat
4. Velvet chaff bald
5. Wheatland yellow
6. Virginia blue stem
7. Bearded baltic
8. Humes white
9 Shinners club
10. Old bearded toscany
11. Pale red chaff
12. Crat or velvet bearded
13. Baltic downy
14. Old black beard
15. Poland white beard
16. Talavera Eng.
17. New velvet chaff bearded
18 Italian spring wheat

Lith of G & W Endicott
E Emmons Jr del
59 Beekman St N York

Lithograph, Hand Colored
Sheet Size 11.25 x 8.75 inches
Publisher: C Van Benthuysen, Albany

Ebenezer Emmons (May 16, 1799 October 1, 1863), was an American geologist with an interest in geology and fossils. He did work for Geological Survey of the State of New York and produced a series of volumes on the Natural History of New York (1848).
He was a pioneer whose accomplishments include the naming of the Adirondack Mountains in New York, the first ascent of Mount Marcy, the first discoverer of primordial fauna in any country.