Benjamin Franklin Papers

Geoffroy Chalut de Verin to the American Commissioners, [before 6 January 1778]

Geoffroy Chalut de Vérin6 to the American Commissioners

AL: American Philosophical Society

[Before January 6, 17787]

Chalut de Verin prie Messieurs Franklin, Monsieur Dean et Le Chevalier Lée de lui faire l’honneur de venir diner [mardi 6] janvier Jour des Roix.

Addressed: A Monsieur / Monsieur Benjamin Franklin / A Passy

[Note numbering follows the Franklin Papers source.]

6The farmer general: above, XXIV, 348 n.

7The “Jour des Roix” or Epiphany, Jan. 6, must have been in 1778: a year earlier BF was not in Passy, and a year later Deane and Lee were no longer with him.

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