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Benjamin Silliman, Jr. letter to Edward Hitchcock, Jr., 1864 February 29

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Title:
Benjamin Silliman, Jr. letter to Edward Hitchcock, Jr., 1864 February 29
Description:
A letter in which B. Silliman, Jr. expresses his sympathies to Edward Hitchcock, Jr. for the loss of his father, and regrets that neither he nor his father, Benjamin Silliman, will be able to attend the funeral.
Creator:
Silliman, Benjamin, 1816-1885
Recipient:
Hitchcock, Edward, 1828-1911
Date:
February 29, 1864
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Box 2 Folder 6 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
Subjects:
Death and burial
Correspondence
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Hitchcock, Edward, 1828-1911
Silliman, Benjamin, 1816-1885
Extent:
1 item (2 pages)
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Place of origin:
New Haven (Conn.)
Language:
English