Benjamin Franklin Papers

To Benjamin Franklin from Robert Niles, 6 August 1778

From Robert Niles

ALS: American Philosophical Society

Nantes Augt. 6. 1778


I arived at Paimbeauf on the third Instt. and shall make all possible dispatch to proceed on my Voyge. Inclos’d you have a Bill to the amount of the Money remitted for the purchase of Types.4 I am Sir Your very Humble Servant

Robt Niles

Amt. of the Bill £1364. 13 s.o5

Addressed: The Hble Benjamin Franklin Esqre. / Paris

Endorsed: Capt. Niles and Watson about Types

[Note numbering follows the Franklin Papers source.]

4For the use of Connecticut printers; see XXVI, 547 n.

5Following this is the computation 1364.13 minus 470.13.0 totaling 894.0.0.

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