To Cadwallader Colden
ALS: Yale University Library
Philada. Augt. 27. 1747
This just serves to enclose you a Letter from our Friend Bertram;7 and to request you would deliver my Papers on Electricity to the Bearer Mr. Darling.8 I have not Time to add, but that I am, with great Respect, Sir, Your most humble Servant
Addressed: To The honble. Cadwalr Colden Esqr New York per favr of Mr Darling
7. John Bartram’s letter to Colden, Aug. 16. Colden Paps., III, 419–20.
8. On Thomas Darling of New Haven, see above, p. 108 n.
9. William Watson, Experiments and Observations Tending to illustrate the Nature and Properties of Electricity (London, 1746), or his Sequel to the Experiments and Observations (London, 1746).
1. On John Bard, see above, p. 49 n.