- Silliman, Benjamin, 1779-1864
- Digital Commonwealth
- Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
- New Haven (Conn.)
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.
- Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864--Correspondence
Silliman, Benjamin, 1779-1864--Correspondence
Minerals--Collection and preservation
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