Benjamin Franklin Papers

From Benjamin Franklin to the Pennsylvania Assembly Committee of Correspondence, 2 February 1774: résumé

To the Pennsylvania Assembly Committee of Correspondence6

Résumé printed in Votes and Proceedings of the House of Representatives … Dec. 29, 1773 [to Dec. 24, 1774] (Philadelphia, 1774), pp. 42–3.

<February 2, 1774: He encloses a list of fifteen provincial acts, passed on February 26, 1773, which were presented to the King in council on January 26, 1774.7>

[Note numbering follows the Franklin Papers source.]

6The letter was laid before the House on July 19, 1774, by Samuel Rhoads as a member of the committee.

7These were the acts that had been long delayed in reaching BF (above, XX, 340), and that he discussed in his letter to the committee below, May 7.

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