Correspondence and business papers, 1745-1772.


Correspondence and business papers, 1745-1772.

Includes letterbooks, 1750-1767 with correspondence with William Strahan; ledgers, account and receipt books from 1745 to 1772 include listings for Benjamin and William Franklin.

2 microfilm reels.

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Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 (person)

Benjamin Franklin (b. January 17, 1706, Boston, MA-d. April 17, 1790, Philadelphia, PA) was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. Franklin was a leading author, printer, political theorist, politician, freemason, postmaster, scientist, inventor, humorist, civic activist, statesman, and diplomat. As a scientist, he was a major figure in the American Enlightenment and the history of physics for his discoveries and theories regarding electricity. As an inventor, he is known for the ligh...

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Hall, David, 1714-1872. (person)

David Hall was a Philadelphia printer and the father of David Hall (1755-1821), the printer and publisher in Philadelphia, and in York, 1777-1778. From the description of Correspondence and business papers, 1745-1772. (Winterthur Library). WorldCat record id: 122397857 ...

Franklin, Webb, 1941- (person)

Strahan, William, -1748 (person)