Worthen, Amos Henry, 1813-1888

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Worthen, a native of Vermont who settled in Warsaw, Illinois, was the Illinois state geologist (1858-1888).

From the description of Letter, April 17, 1863. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 477280820

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referencedIn Davenport, F. Garvin (Francis Garvin), 1905-. Science and the people of Illinois [microform], 1865-1900, 194-? Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Records of the U.S. Geological Survey. 1839 - 2008. Personal Letters Received
referencedIn Biography of A. H. Worthen, undated. Western Illinois University, Malpass Library
creatorOf Worthen, Amos Henry, 1813-1888. Letter, April 17, 1863. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
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Illinois
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Copperhead movement
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Birth 1813-10-31

Death 1888

English

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