Benjamin Silliman letter to Edward Hitchcock, 1825 April 4
- Silliman, Benjamin, 1779-1864
- New Haven (Conn.)
A letter to Edward Hitchcock in which Benjamin Silliman encourages Hitchcock to accept any potential offer for a professorship at Amherst College. Silliman also discusses some of Hitchcock's pieces for The American Journal of Science, and a remark made by William Maclure that has been met with much criticism.
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