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101 Franklin, Benjamin A Scolding Wife, 5 July 1733 1733-07-05 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , July 5, 1733. In the copy of this issue of the Gazette in...
102 Franklin, Benjamin On Ill-Natured Speaking, 12 July 1733 1733-07-12 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , July 12, 1733; also draft: Historical Society of...
103 Franklin, Benjamin [A Meditation on a Quart Mugg, 19 July 1733] 1733-07-19 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , July 19, 1733. This essay was first printed by Smyth (...
104 Franklin, Benjamin On Literary Style, 2 August 1733 1733-08-02 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , August 2, 1733; also draft: Historical Society of...
105 Franklin, Benjamin Power of Attorney to Deborah Franklin, 30 August 1733 1733-08-30 Printed form with MS insertions in blanks: American Philosophical Society Know all Men by these...
106 Franklin, Benjamin Half-Hour’s Conversation with a Friend, 16 November … 1733-11-16 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , November 16, 1733. Andrew Hamilton, speaker of the...
107 Franklin, Benjamin Articles of Agreement with Louis Timothée, 26 November … 1733-11-26 Draft: Historical Society of Pennsylvania Articles of Agreement indented [and] made the 26th Day...
108 Adams, John [Parents and Boyhood] 1734-01-01 My Father married Susanna Boylston in October 1734, and on the 19th of October 1735 I was born....
109 Franklin, Benjamin Poor Richard, 1734 1734-01-01 Poor Richard, 1734. An Almanack For the Year of Christ 1734 … By Richard Saunders, Philom....
110 Franklin, Benjamin Extracts from the Gazette, 1734 1734-01-08 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , January 8 to December 26, 1734. [ Advertisement ] A Servant...
111 Parsons, William Agreement between Directors of Library Company and … 1734-03-14 DS : Historical Society of Pennsylvania Memorandum of Agreement indented [and] made the...
112 Read, Sarah Franklin, Benjamin Sarah Read to Benjamin and Deborah Franklin: Bargain … 1734-04-09 DS : American Philosophical Society This document and the two which immediately follow record the...
113 Read, Sarah Franklin, Benjamin Sarah Read to Benjamin and Deborah Franklin: Release … 1734-04-10 DS : American Philosophical Society; also copy: Office of Recorder of Deeds, Philadelphia This...
114 Franklin, Benjamin Read, Sarah Benjamin and Deborah Franklin and John and Frances … 1734-04-11 DS : Morris Duane, Philadelphia, on deposit in Historical Society of Pennsylvania (1957) This...
115 Franklin, Benjamin From a Reader to the Printer, 11 April 1734 1734-04-11 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , April 11, 1734. Tho’ your News-paper is sometimes as empty...
116 Franklin, Benjamin Penn, Thomas Bill to Thomas Penn, 18 May 1734 1734-05-18 AD : American Philosophical Society Honorable Thos. Penn Esq. Dr. 1734 May 18. For printing and...
117 Godfrey, Thomas Printer of the Gazette Thomas Godfrey to the Printer of the Gazette, 15 August … 1734-08-15 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , August 15, 1734. The Germans, an industrious and...
118 Directors of the Library Company of Philadelphia Admission of John Mifflin to Library Company, 27 August … 1734-08-27 ADS : Historical Society of Pennsylvania Such of the Directors of the Library Company as approve...
119 Franklin, Benjamin Grand Lodge of Massachusetts From Benjamin Franklin to the Grand Lodge of … 1734-11-28 MS not found; reprinted from Grand Lodge of Massachusetts, Abstract of the Proceedings … 1871 ,...
120 Franklin, Benjamin Price, Henry From Benjamin Franklin to Henry Price, 28 November 1734 1734-11-28 MS not found; reprinted from Grand Lodge of Massachusetts, Abstract of the Proceedings … 1871 ,...
121 Franklin, Benjamin Poor Richard, 1735 1735-01-01 Poor Richard, 1735. An Almanack For the Year of Christ 1735 ... By Richard Saunders, Philom....
122 Franklin, Benjamin Extracts from the Gazette, 1735 1735-01-02 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , January 2 to December 30, 1735. [ Advertisement ] Any...
123 Franklin, Benjamin On Protection of Towns from Fire, 4 February 1735 1735-02-04 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , February 4, 1734/5. Being old and lame of my Hands, and...
124 Franklin, Benjamin A Man of Sense, 11 February 1735 1735-02-11 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , February 11, 1734/5. Franklin wanted his newspaper to...
125 Franklin, Benjamin Self-Denial Not the Essence of Virtue, 18 February 1735 1735-02-18 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , February 18, 1734/5. To the Printer of the Gazette . That...
126 Franklin, Benjamin Reply to a Piece of Advice, 4 March 1735 1735-03-04 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , March 4, 1734/5. In your Paper of the 18th past, some...
127 Franklin, Benjamin Dialogue between Two Presbyterians, 10 April 1735 1735-04-10 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , April 10, 1735. Franklin was deeply involved in 1735 in the...
128 Library Company of Philadelphia Penn, John Library Company to John Penn and Reply, [31 May 1735] 1735-05-31 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , June 5, 1735; also MS Minute Book, Library Company of...
129 Morgan, Joseph Franklin, Benjamin To Benjamin Franklin from Joseph Morgan, 7 July 1735 1735-07-07 ALS : American Philosophical Society Sir, I have long expected to See the new Edition of The...
130 Franklin, Benjamin Observations on the Proceedings against Mr. Hemphill … 1735-07-17 Some Observations on the Proceedings against The Rev. Mr. Hemphill; with a Vindication of his...
131 Franklin, Benjamin A Letter to a Friend in the Country, [25 September … 1735-09-25 A Letter to a Friend in the Country, Containing the Substance of a Sermon Preach’d at...
132 Franklin, Benjamin A Defense of Mr. Hemphill’s Observations, [30 October … 1735-10-30 A Defence Of the Rev. Mr. Hemphill’s Observations: or, an Answer to the Vindication of the...
133 Franklin, Benjamin [Of the Usefulness of Mathematics, 30 October 1735] 1735-10-30 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , October 30, 1735. First reprinted by Duane ( Works , IV ,...
134 Franklin, Benjamin Shop Book, 1735–39 1735-11-14 MS Account Book: American Philosophical Society The Shop Book is a manuscript volume and business...
135 Franklin, Benjamin Advice to a Pretty Creature and Replies, 20 and 27 … 1735-11-20 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , November 20 and 27, 1735. Mr. Franklin, Pray let the...
136 Franklin, Benjamin [Of True Happiness, 20 November 1735] 1735-11-20 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , November 20, 1735 Reprinted by Duane twice with minor...
137 Franklin, Benjamin [On Human Vanity, 11 December 1735] 1735-12-11 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , December 11, 1735. Duane printed this essay ( Works , IV ,...
138 Franklin, Benjamin Preface to Cato’s Moral Distichs, [18 December 1735] 1735-12-18 Cato’s Moral Distichs Englished in Couplets. Philadelphia: Printed and Sold by B. Franklin, 1735....
139 Franklin, Benjamin Poor Richard, 1736 1736-01-01 Poor Richard, 1736. An Almanack For the Year of Christ 1736 , ... By Richard Saunders, Philom....
140 Franklin, Benjamin Afterword to Every Man His Own Doctor, 1736 1736-01-01 Printed in [John Tennent], Every Man his own Doctor: or, The Poor Planter’s Physician .... The...
141 Franklin, Benjamin Extracts from the Gazette, 1736 1736-01-06 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , January 6 to December 30, 1736. [ Advertisement ] This is...
142 Franklin, Benjamin [On Government, 1 and 8 April 1736] 1736-04-01 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , April 1 and 8, 1736. The first two essays of an untitled...
143 Franklin, Benjamin On Amplification, 17 June 1736 1736-06-17 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , June 17, 1736. Amplification, or the Art of saying Little...
144 Franklin, Benjamin [On Discoveries, 14 October 1736] 1736-10-14 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , October 14, 1736. Reprinted by Duane ( Works , IV , 374–7)...
145 Franklin, Benjamin [The Waste of Life, 18 November 1736] 1736-11-18 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , November 18, 1736. First printed by Duane ( Works , IV ,...
146 Franklin, Benjamin Articles of the Union Fire Company, 7 December 1736 1736-12-07 MS Minute Book, Union Fire Company: Library Company of Philadelphia The seventh Day of December ,...
147 Franklin, Benjamin On the Death of His Son, 30 December 1736 1736-12-30 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , December 30, 1736. Understanding ’tis a current Report,...
148 Franklin, Benjamin Poor Richard, 1737 1737-01-01 Poor Richard, 1737. An Almanack For the Year of Christ 1737 ,... By Richard Saunders, Philom....
149 Franklin, Benjamin Logan, James From Benjamin Franklin to James Logan, 1737 1737-01-01 Transcript: Harvard College Library (Sparks) Having read the Chapter on Moral Good or Virtue,...
150 Franklin, Benjamin Extracts from the Gazette, 1737 1737-01-06 Printed in The Pennsylvania Gazette , January 6 to December 29, 1737. Thursday Evening last [...