François, Marquis de Barbé-Marbois to Benjamin Franklin, 1787 November 8

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TITLE INFORMATION
TitleFrançois, Marquis de Barbé-Marbois to Benjamin Franklin, 1787 November 8
ASSOCIATED NAMES
CreatorBarbé-Marbois, François, Marquis de, 1745-1837
CONTENT DESCRIPTION
AbstractPort-au-Prince. Reminding Franklin of certain astronomical observations by M. le [Comte] Granchain [de Sémerville] which were given a favorable reception some years before by the [American] Philosophical Society; M de Granchain presented to the Society as a candidate for membership, but by some error the Comte de Guichen was elected in his place; begs that this mistake may be corrected; also recommends for membership M. Moreau de St. Méry, who desires to present to the Society his work on the Laws and Constitution of Saint Domingo. (In French.)
LanguageFrench (fre)
Subject (lcsh) Barbé-Marbois, François, Marquis de, 1745-1837
Subject (lcsh) Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
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ORIGIN INFORMATION
Date Issued1787-11-08
Date Modified2019
PARENT COLLECTION
TitleBenjamin Franklin Papers
Call NumberMss.B.F85
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