Benjamin Franklin Papers
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From Benjamin Franklin to Schweighauser, 29 September 1779

To Schweighauser

Copy: Library of Congress

Passy Sept. 29. 1779.


Please to furnish Capt. Elisha Hart with the Same sum you advanced to the Officers Prisoners, who came over in the first Cartel with the approbation of Mr. Adams, taking his Promissory Notes for the Same per triplicate, payable to the President of Congress, or his Order. I have the honour to be, Sir

Mr. Schweighauser

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