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Benjamin Silliman autograph collection, 1816-1871.

Author: Benjamin Silliman
Edition/Format:   Print book : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
The autographs which form this collection are included in 28 letters, filed alphabetically, which span the years, 1816-1871.

The letters are mostly addressed to Benjamin Silliman with the exception of five which are addressed to Benjamin Silliman, Jr. The letters are from other prominent explorers, chemists, geologists, and educators of the period. A final item is a printed eulogy of Benjamin Silliman.

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Genre/Form: Autographs
Eulogies
Letters
Archives
Collections
Named Person: Benjamin Silliman; Benjamin Silliman; Henry I Bowditch; Charles Daubeny; Chester Dewey; Arnold Escher von der Linth; James Hall; Augustus Allen Hayes; Joseph Henry; T Rupert Jones; W H Laidinger; L Lederer; Nevil Story-Maskelyne; I K Mitchell; Samuel George Morton; G A Perdicaris; Noah Porter; Ferdinand Roemer; J Lawrence Smith; Friedrich Trendelenburg; Philip T Tyson; A Verlentz; Friedrich Wöhler
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Silliman
OCLC Number: 48369102
Notes: Related material which includes the correspondence of Benjamin Silliman and Joseph Henry can be found in the Daniel Coit Gilman Papers Ms. 1.
Description: 29 items.
Other Titles: Silliman (Benjamin) collection
Silliman collection
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Abstract:

The autographs which form this collection are included in 28 letters, filed alphabetically, which span the years, 1816-1871.

The letters are mostly addressed to Benjamin Silliman with the exception of five which are addressed to Benjamin Silliman, Jr. The letters are from other prominent explorers, chemists, geologists, and educators of the period. A final item is a printed eulogy of Benjamin Silliman.

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<http://viaf.org/viaf/64243824> # Samuel George Morton
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<http://viaf.org/viaf/64441896> # Charles Daubeny
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