Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Benjamin Silliman, 31 August 1819

New Haven Aug 31 1819


I have the honour to inform you that, agreeably to the within act you have been named one of the original members of the American Geological Society & your acceptance will be deemed an honour to the Institution

With very great respect I am sir your very obt servt

B. Silliman V. P.

MHi: Coolidge Collection.

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