Silliman family papers, 1836-1868.


Silliman family. Silliman family papers, 1836-1868.

Silliman family papers, 1836-1868.

Papers consisting of correspondence between members of the Benjamin Silliman family discussing family and social life and mentioning Doctor Lunsford P. Yandell, Sally Ward's divorce from Abbot Lawrence, the death of Bishop Benedict Flaget, and Captain Thomas Joyes' Indian stories, and describing Susan Silliman's 1868 trip with a railroad construction crew from Chicago to Laramie, Wyo.

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