Benjamin Franklin letter to John Ross, 1765

A letter written by Benjamin Franklin while residing in London, to fellow revolutionary John Ross (1726-1800). Franklin begins the letter by giving Ross his condolences and congratulations on his current bout of gout, of which Franklin has had much experience. He then shares his initial reaction to...

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Collection:Read Family letters (#5037)
Date:1765-06-08
Box Number:Box 1
Format: Electronic
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title Benjamin Franklin letter to John Ross, 1765
spellingShingle Benjamin Franklin letter to John Ross, 1765
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
Ross, John, active 1776-1780
Great Britain. Stamp Act (1765)
Gout
title_sort Benjamin Franklin letter to John Ross, 1765
title_txt_mv Benjamin Franklin letter to John Ross, 1765
date_txt_mv 1765-06-08
year_str_mv 1765
genre Correspondence
description A letter written by Benjamin Franklin while residing in London, to fellow revolutionary John Ross (1726-1800). Franklin begins the letter by giving Ross his condolences and congratulations on his current bout of gout, of which Franklin has had much experience. He then shares his initial reaction to the destruction of property during the Stamp Act Riots.<br /> &nbsp
subject_txt_mv LCSH: Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
LCSH: Ross, John, active 1776-1780
LCSH: Great Britain. Stamp Act (1765)
LCSH: Gout
topic Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
Ross, John, active 1776-1780
Great Britain. Stamp Act (1765)
Gout
rights_statement_txt_mv Please contact Rights and Reproduction for more information.
collection Read Family letters
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box_number_str Box 1
page_str Page 10
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