Found 3 collections related to Silliman, Benjamin, 1779-1864

De Witt, Simeon, 1756-1834
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4314
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Simeon De Witt (1756-1834) was Geographer and Surveyor General of the Continental Army during the American Revolution and Surveyor General of the State of New York for the fifty years from 1784 until 1834. The correspondence consists of letters... more
Church, Maria Silliman, 1810-1880
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 545
.8 linear feet (2 boxes); 2 microfilm reels
Maria Trumbull Silliman Church (1810-1880) was the daughter of Benjamin Silliman, Sr., physicist and professor at Yale University. She married John Barker Church, a Connecticut landowner, in 1830 and spent her time rearing and educating their... more
Duyckinck family
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 873
32.7 linear feet (82 boxes, 60 volumes, 2 oversized folders)
Evert Augustus Duyckinck (1816-1878) and his brother George Long Duyckinck (1823-1863) were biographers, editors of The Literary World between 1848 and 1853, and editors and publishers of the Cyclopedia of American... more