Simeon Gilbert letter to Emily Hitchcock Terry, 1910 September 11
- Simeon Gilbert letter to Emily Hitchcock Terry, 1910 September 11
A letter to Emily Hitchcock Terry in which Simeon Gilbert writes about Emily's father, Edward Hitchcock. Gilbert describes Edward Hitchcock in a very positive light, calling him "one of the foremost geologists of his day" and credits him with causing "the whole Valley of the Connecticut River to occupy a new place in the geological history of the world." Simeon goes on to wish Emily well in her later years.
- Gilbert, Simeon, 1834-1917
- Terry, Emily Hitchcock, 1838-1921
September 11, 1910
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Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
Terry, Emily Hitchcock, 1838-1921
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
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