From Pierre-Marin Beaugeard
AL: American Philosophical Society
[Before September 1, 1777?6]
Reponse s’il vous plait.
Addressed: A Monsieur / Monsieur franklin Maison de / M. Le Ray de Chaumont / A Passy pres Paris
6. The year could alternatively be 1783, but 1777 is more plausible because the commissioners were then dealing with the writer’s firm; see BF to Deane above, July 11.