Benjamin Franklin Papers

From Benjamin Franklin to ——— Caccia, 8 March 1780

To ——— Caccia

ALS: Albert M. Greenfield, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1958)

Passy, March 8. 1780


I unfortunately mislaid M. Cavalliers Letter, & have totally forgotten the Subject of it, or I should have answer’d it long since.6 If you can make me recollect the purport of it, I will send you an Answer immediately. I have the honour to be Sir, Your most obedient & most humble Servt.

B Franklin

M. Caccia

Addressed: A Monsieur / Monsieur Caccia / a Paris

Notation: Passy franklin du 8. Mars 1780

[Note numbering follows the Franklin Papers source.]

6Cavallier had written on July 22, 1779, seeking BF’s help in emigrating to America. Caccia, a banker, forwarded his request: XXX, 34.

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