Benjamin Franklin Papers

Musco Livingston to the American Commissioners, 8 July 1778

Musco Livingston to the American Commissioners

ALS: Pennsylvania Historical Society

Paris 8 July 1778.


Inclos’d is A List of the prisoners on board the Boston, including those which he knows Capt. Tucker would wish to Exchange.9 I have the Honour to be Gentlemen Your Most Obedient Humble Servant

M. Livingston

Addressed: The Honble. the Commissioners / to the United States of amer / ica; at / passy

Notation: Livingston 8. July 1778.

[Note numbering follows the Franklin Papers source.]

9The list, dated July 4 and signed by Livingston, gives no names: “four Captains of Ships, four mates: ditto, & Thirty Seven Seamen, or fore mast men.”

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