• Creator
  • Silliman, Benjamin, 1779-1864
  • Created Date
  • 1834-11-16
  • Publisher
  • New Haven (Conn.)
  • Description
  • A letter to Edward Hitchcock in which Benjamin Silliman speculates on the cause of a boiler explosion that Hitchcock experienced. Silliman also recommends works by geologists [William] Conybeare and [Thomas] Hawkins.
  • Format
  • Correspondence
  • Rights
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