• Creator
  • Silliman, Benjamin, 1779-1864
  • Created Date
  • 1817-08-24
  • Publisher
  • New Haven (Conn.)
  • Description
  • A letter in which Benjamin Silliman discusses the properties of a specimen of melanite and expresses satisfaction with Edward Hitchcock's new interest in mineralogy and geology.
  • Format
  • Correspondence
  • Rights
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