Mecom, Benjamin to Deborah Franklin, 1754 September 21

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TITLE INFORMATION
TitleMecom, Benjamin to Deborah Franklin, 1754 September 21
ASSOCIATED NAMES
creatorMecom, Benjamin, 1732-approximately 1776
CONTENT DESCRIPTION
AbstractAntigua. Sends by Mr. House two pots of sweet-meats; if he can get any oranges will send a keg. Describes a hurricane he witnessed on the 13th inst.; a sickly time of year; white people die much faster than usual; describes method they have of announcing the sex of the deceased, by the number of times the bell tolls.
LanguageEnglish (eng)
Subject (lcsh) Mecom, Benjamin, 1732-approximately 1776
Subject (lcsh) Franklin, Deborah Read Rogers, 1708-1774
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TypeText
Formatelectronic resource
Extent2p.
Digital Origindigitized other analog
Reformatting Qualityaccess
ORIGIN INFORMATION
Date Issued1754-09-21
Date Modified2019
PARENT COLLECTION
TitleBenjamin Franklin Papers, 1642-1841
Call NumberMss.B.F85
URLhttps://search.amphilsoc.org/collections/view?docId=ead/Mss.B.F85-ead.xml
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