Ebenezer Emmons

1849 Pl 28 15 Strains of Wheat - Emmons



Pl 28

1. Rock Wheat
2. Yorkshire
3. Wheatland Red
4. Bald Falparaise
5. Black Velvet Chaff
6. Bald Baltic
7. White Provence
8. Bearded Valparaise
9. Soules White Chaff
10. Old White Flint
11. Scotch Club
12. Indiana

G & W Endicott lith N York
E Emmons Jr del

Drawn by E Emmons Jr
Engraved & Printed by Gavit & Duthie

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.