Benjamin Franklin Papers

To Benjamin Franklin from Nathaniel Falconer, 3 July 1768

From Nathaniel Falconer8

ALS: American Philosophical Society

Off Dover July 3d, 1768

Dear Sir

This is to acquaint you of my arrival after a Passage of five weeks and 3 Days. I left Mrs. Franklin and Mrs. Beech [Bache] well the 21st. of May and also the Governor having heard from him the Day before I saild. I have not sent your Letters at home by the Post. But shall waite on you with them as soon as I get up to London please to make my best Compliment to Mrs. Stevens [on]. I Remain, Dear Sir Your most obliged humble Servant

Nathl. Falconer

To Benjamin Franklin Esqr.

Addressed: To / Benjamin Franklin Esqr / in Craven Street / London

Endorsed: Capt. Falconer

[Note numbering follows the Franklin Papers source.]

8Master of the Pennsylvania Packet and an old friend of BF; see above, XII, 100 n.

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