Benjamin Franklin Papers

From Benjamin Franklin to William Lee, 24 March 1778

To William Lee

L:7 Maryland Historical Society; copy: Harvard University Library

Passy, March 24. 1778

Dr. Franklin’s Compliments to Mr. W. Lee and informs him, that the Treaty of Alliance, is ordered by the Court of France, to be kept a Secret, ’till they think fit to publish it.

Addressed: Honble William Lee Esqr / Chaillot.

[Note numbering follows the Franklin Papers source.]

7Or possibly a copy; in WTF’s hand.

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