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William Phipps Blake was born in New York City on June 1, 1826. He received the degree of Ph.B. from Yale in 1852. He served as geologist and mineralogist for a U.S. Pacific railroad expedition and became a professor of mineralogy and geology.

ELI WHITNEY BLAKE, 1795-1886

Eli Whitney Blake was born in Westboro, Massachusetts on January 27, 1795. He graduated from Yale in 1816 and assisted his uncle, Eli Whitney, in the operation of a gun factory in New Haven, Connecticut. Blake continued the business after Whitney's death. In 1858 he invented the Blake crusher, a machine which broke stone into gravel. Blake wrote scientific papers and received an honorary degree (LL.D.) from Yale in 1875. He died in New Haven, Connecticut on August 18, 1886.

ELI WHITNEY BLAKE, 1836-1895

Eli Whitney Blake was born in New Haven, Connecticut on April 20, 1836. He graduated from Yale College in 1857. He served as professor of chemistry at the University of Vermont (1867), professor of physics at Cornell University (1868-1870), acting professor of physics at Columbia (1868-1869), and professor of physics at Brown University (1870-1886).

WILLIAM PHIPPS BLAKE, 1826

William Phipps Blake was born in New York City on June 1, 1826. He received the degree of Ph.B. from Yale in 1852. He served as geologist and mineralogist for a U.S. Pacific railroad expedition and became a professor of mineralogy and geology.

HENRY TAYLOR BLAKE, 1828-1922

Henry Taylor Blake was born in New Haven, Connecticut on April 27, 1828. He graduated from Yale in 1848 (A.B.) and studied at the Yale Law School. He practiced law in Bridgeport, Connecticut from 1850-1885. He returned to New Haven in 1885 and served on many municipal organizations until his death on April 6, 1922.

From the guide to the Blake family papers, 1773-1921, (Manuscripts and Archives)

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creatorOf Blake family papers, 1773-1921 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
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associatedWith Alden, John A. person
associatedWith Atkinson, G. H. (George Henry), 1819-1889 person
associatedWith Bacon, Helen Hazard, 1862-1925 person
associatedWith Baldwin, Simeon Eben, 1840-1927 person
associatedWith Barbour, Caroline P. person
associatedWith Barstow, Elizabeth Fay Blake, 1792-1869 person
associatedWith Barstow, Josiah Whitney, 1826- person
associatedWith Barstow, Z. S. (Zedekiah Smith), 1790-1873 person
associatedWith Blake, Charles Thompson, 1826-1897 person
associatedWith Blake, Edward Foster, 1837-1862 person
associatedWith Blake, Edward Spencer, 1811-1881 person
associatedWith Blake, Elihu, 1764-1849 person
associatedWith Blake, Elihu, b. 1793 person
associatedWith Blake, Eli Whitney, 1795-1886 person
associatedWith Blake, Eli Whitney, 1836-1895 person
associatedWith Blake, Eli Whitney, 1867-1902 person
associatedWith Blake, Elizabeth Coit Kingsley. person
associatedWith Blake, Elizabeth E. Vernon. person
associatedWith Blake, Eliza Maria O'Brien, 1799-1876 person
associatedWith Blake, George A., d. 1882 person
associatedWith Blake, George Washington. person
associatedWith Blake, Harriet M. Rood, d. 1869 person
associatedWith Blake, Harriet Waters Stiles. person
associatedWith Blake, Henry Taylor, 1828-1922 person
associatedWith Blake, Isabel. person
associatedWith Blake, James Pierrepont, 1839-1865 person
associatedWith Blake, John Adams. person
associatedWith Blake, Josiah Whitney. person
associatedWith Blake, Maria Georgianna. person
associatedWith Blake, Maria Louisa. person
associatedWith Blake, Philos, b. 1791 person
associatedWith Blake, William P. (William Phipps), 1826-1910 person
associatedWith Bliss, Isaac Groot, 1822-1889 person
associatedWith Brace, Henry Martyn, 1828-1901 person
associatedWith Bushnell, Adra V. Holmes, d. 1896 person
associatedWith Bushnell, Dotha, 1861-1921 person
associatedWith Bushnell, Ethel Maitland Barnard. person
associatedWith Bushnell, Frances Louisa. person
associatedWith Bushnell, George, 1818-1898 person
associatedWith Bushnell, George Ensign, 1853-1924 person
associatedWith Bushnell, Horace, 1802-1876 person
associatedWith Bushnell, Mary Apthorp. person
associatedWith Bushnell, Mary Elizabeth Blake, 1823-1916 person
associatedWith Champlin, Carrie B. person
associatedWith Cheney, Mary Bushnell. person
associatedWith Dickinson, L. S. person
associatedWith Eaton, Daniel Cady, 1834-1895 person
associatedWith Electric Purifier Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Ellsworth, Catharine C. Smith. person
associatedWith Fisher, Margaret Hazard, d. 1940 person
associatedWith Foote, Amelia Stiles Leavitt Jenkins, 1799-1867 person
associatedWith Foster, Harriet Smith, 1815-1893 person
associatedWith Gilman, Daniel Coit, 1831-1908 person
associatedWith Gould, William Tracy, 1799-1882 person
associatedWith Hazard, Ada Blake person
associatedWith Hazard, Caroline, b. 1856 person
associatedWith Hazard, Margaret Anna Rood, 1834-1895 person
associatedWith Hazard, Mary Pierrepont Bushnell, 1859-1936 person
associatedWith Hazard, Rowland, 1829-1898 person
associatedWith Hazard, Rowland Gibson, 1855-1918 person
associatedWith Henshaw, Sarah Edwards Tyler, 1822-1894 person
associatedWith Hillhouse High School (New Haven, Conn.) corporateBody
associatedWith Hopkins Grammar School (New Haven, Conn.) corporateBody
associatedWith Janvier, Margaret Thompson, 1845-1913 person
associatedWith Langdon, Abigail Pierrepont, b. 1797 person
associatedWith Leavitt, Mary H., b. 1798 person
associatedWith McWhorter Henrietta Whitney Blake, 1825-1901 person
associatedWith Merrill, Eliza Skinner Bushnell, 1857-1919 person
associatedWith Merrill, Robert T. person
associatedWith O'Brien, Henry Edward, 1797-1822 person
associatedWith Orcutt, Fannie Louisa Blake. person
associatedWith Orcutt, John, 1807-1879 person
associatedWith Osborn, Fannie Louisa Blake, 1835-1893 person
associatedWith Preston, H. W. (Harriet Waters), 1836-1911 person
associatedWith Rice, Eliza Blake Seely, b. 1841 person
associatedWith Rice, Eliza Maria O'Brien, b. 1876 person
associatedWith Rice, John. person
associatedWith Rice, John Pierrepont, 1879-1941 person
associatedWith Seely, Edward Blake, b. 1863 person
associatedWith Simpson, Helen. person
associatedWith Smith, Emma J. Dickinson. person
associatedWith Smith, Mary Elizabeth Bushnell Brookes, b. 1882 person
associatedWith Stevens, Eugene Rolaz, 1837-1905 person
associatedWith Stevenson, Hannah E. person
associatedWith Taylor, Henry Wyllys, 1796-1888 person
associatedWith Tomlinson, Charles, 1837-1921 person
associatedWith Trow, George William, 1837-1872 person
associatedWith Trumbull, David, 1819-1889 person
associatedWith Trumbull, Jane Wales Fitch. person
associatedWith Tyler, Edwin, 1827-1868 person
associatedWith Wannamaker, Katharine Hume. person
associatedWith Wannamaker, Olin. person
associatedWith Whitney, Eli, 1740-1807 person
associatedWith Whitney, Eli, 1765-1825 person
associatedWith Whitney, Eli, 1820-1895 person
associatedWith Whitney, Henrietta Frances Edwards. person
associatedWith Woodward, Jane F. person
associatedWith Yale College (1887- ). Class of 1891. corporateBody
associatedWith Yale University. Students. corporateBody
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United States
New England.
New Haven (Conn.)
Connecticut.
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