Benjamin Franklin Papers

From Benjamin Franklin to François Bordot, 11 March 1779

To François Bordot5

Copy: Library of Congress

Passy March 11 1779


I receiv’d your favours of the 27th past6 containing an Acct. of the taking of a strong English Privateer by the Courageuse. I am much oblig’d to you for the Information & have the honor to be &c.

M. Bordot at Rochelle

[Note numbering follows the Franklin Papers source.]

5A former admiralty clerk at St. Pierre and Miquelon now interested in an American consulship: XXVIII, 44–5.

6XXVIII, 625.

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