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Benjamin Franklin poem

Mss 777690
Identifier: Mss 777690


Poem "Belinda", 3 stanzas, with metrical scansion of first stanza. On verso of letter from John James Doerner, probably written in December 1777, requesting letters of introduction to dignitaries in America, prepatory to launching a mercantile house in Charlestown.

Typed transcribed of first stanza of poem laid in.


  • 1777


Language of Materials

In English.

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1 linear ft. : 1 leaf ; 20 cm

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