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Ben Franklin appointed agent...
Item # 636122
December 19, 1771
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, December 19, 1771 Inside has a report headed "America" from Philadelphia noting in part: "...Benjamin Franklin, Esq., is appointed Agent for this province at the Court of Great Britain, for the ensuing year."
Other news of the day, mostly European, plus ads as well. Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 inches, great condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's