Benjamin Franklin to Abbè Chappe, 1768 January 31

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TitleBenjamin Franklin to Abbè Chappe, 1768 January 31
ASSOCIATED NAMES
CreatorFranklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
CONTENT DESCRIPTION
AbstractLondon. Sends him a tooth, which was found together with 30 large skeletons, near the Ohio about 200 miles from Fort Du Quesne; and which is supposed to belong to an elephant. Wants his opinion and would like to know if anything of that kind has been found in Siberia. General physical description: A. Dr. of L.S. 2p. Other Descriptive Information: Printed in Works (Smyth, V, 92).
LanguageEnglish (eng)
Subject (lcsh) Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
Subject (lcsh) Chappe d'Auteroche, abbé, 1728-1769
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
TypeText
Formattext
Extent4p.
Digital Originreformatted digital
Reformatting Qualitypreservation
ORIGIN INFORMATION
Date Issued1768-01-31
Date Modified2020
PARENT COLLECTION
TitleBenjamin Franklin Papers
Call NumberMss.B.F85
URLhttps://search.amphilsoc.org/collections/view?docId=ead/Mss.B.F85inventory11-ead.xml
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