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A letter from Ben Franklin...



Item # 665847

September 23, 1795

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Sept. 23, 1795  The front page has a letter written by Ben Franklin when in Paris in 1783. It relates to the terms by which land can be acquired in America, at a time when the treaty ending the Revolutionary War was being negotiated. It is signed in type: B. Franklin.
Four pages, foxing, loss at the right margin causes some text loss to ads on the back leaf.

Item from Catalog 304 (released for March, 2021)...

Category: The 1600's and 1700's