- Benjamin,1779–1864, U.S. scientist and educator.
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Putnam, Silliman, Burr, and others were conspicuous in their exertions.
Silliman was "sometimes in the front, sometimes in the centre, and sometimes in the rear."
Then there was the Silliman boy who had married the notorious Kate Cookesley.The Dust Flower
North Carolina, in 1833, and presented to Professor Silliman.Eccentricities of the Animal Creation.
"I have given my life to law and politics," he wrote to Professor Silliman.The American Spirit in Literature,