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New Haven’s Sentinels
The Art and Science of East Rock and West Rock
Jelle Zeilinga de Boer; John Wareham, Photo.

Wesleyan University Press



Contents

List of Illustrations
• Foreword
• Introduction
• LANDSCAPE PAINTING IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
• Nineteenth-Century Views of New Haven and Its Sentinels
• Gallery One, Views of New Haven from the Rocks
• TOPOGRAPHY AND GEOLOGY OF THE NEW HAVEN AREA
• SILLIMAN’S CONUNDRUM: THE ROLE OF BASALT IN THE GEOLOGICAL CONTROVERSY BETWEEN NEPTUNISTS AND PLUTONISTS
• TECTONIC SETTING OF NEW HAVEN’S ROCKS
• The Geology of West Rock, East Rock, Pine Rock and Mill Rock
• West Rock
• Gallery Two, West Rock Paintings
• East Rock
• Gallery Three, East Rock Paintings
• Pine Rock and Mill Rock
• THE JUDGES CAVE ON WEST ROCK
• Gallery Four, Judges Cave Paintings
• THOMAS COLE’S LANDMARK IN HIS COURSE OF EMPIRE PAINTINGS
• Appendix One: Minerals and Metals Associated with Connecticut Basalts
• Appendix Two: Further Notes on the Artists and Their Art
• Bibliography
• Webliography
• Geologic Glossary
• Acknowledgments

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