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Silliman, Benjamin, 1816-1885 (Professor of chemistry at Yale University, son of Benjamin Sillman)


Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Letters from Silliman Jr (and possibly Sr)., Benjamin to Charles Lyell, 15 June 1836 - 18 April 1865

 File — Box Box 1.12: Series Coll-203/1 (Lyell 1)
Identifier: Coll-203/1/240
Scope and Contents

Possibly includes letters from both Benjamin Silliman Jr and his father Benjamin Silliman Sr. (Earlier letters refer to Dr Silliman, whereas later letters make the distinction of referring to B. Silliman). Includes letter contaning Dr Buckley's statement on the Hydroargos Sea Serpent.

Dates: 15 June 1836 - 18 April 1865