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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).

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.

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.

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.

From the description of Blake family papers, 1773-1921 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702153348

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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, b. 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 T. (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. 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. 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 University corporateBody
associatedWith Yale University. Class of 1891. corporateBody
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