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Subject: Correspondence

Read 24 February 1757

Reference number
L&P/3/223
Earliest possible date
23 September 1756
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Benjamin Franklin

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Benjamin Franklin, Letter, 'Extract of a letter sent from Philadelphia' from Benjamin Franklin to Peter Collinson, 23 September 1756, L&P/3/223, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_3_223/letter-extract-of-a-letter-sent-from-philadelphia-from-benjamin-franklin-to-peter-collinson, accessed on 22 June 2024

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