Benjamin Silliman and Benjamin Silliman, Jr. letter to Edward Hitchcock, 1844 January 29
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A letter to Edward Hitchcock from Benjamin Silliman and Benjamin Silliman, Jr., in which Silliman offers to send Hitchcock a book on the Alps by James David Forbes, then later adds a note that he missed his opportunity to send it. Silliman discusses several letters he has received from other geologists, and his son (Silliman Jr.) adds a note about Christian Gottfried Ehrenberg and a book by him.
|Silliman, Benjamin, 1779-1864|
|Amherst College Archives & Special Collections|
|New Haven (Conn.)|
|Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864--Correspondence|
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864--Books and reading
Silliman, Benjamin, 1779-1864--Correspondence
Silliman, Benjamin, 1816-1885--Correspondence
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