Benjamin Franklin Papers

To Benjamin Franklin from Jonathan Williams, Jr., 27 October 1783

From Jonathan Williams, Jr.

ALS: American Philosophical Society

Nantes Octor 27. 1783.

Dear & hond Sir.

The inclosed is just come to hand from Phila. Capt Cunningham arrived the [torn] of Septemr last,6 I suppose you have other Letters which will give you all the news if there is any.—

I am as ever most dutifully & affectionately Yours.

Jona Williams J

Addressed: A Son Excellence / Monsieru Franklin / Ministre Plenipotentiaire des Etats / Unis de l’amerique Septentrionale / en son Hotel A Passy / prés Paris.

Notation: Jona. Williams Oct. 27. 1783.—

[Note numbering follows the Franklin Papers source.]

6The Hannibal, Capt. Conyngham, had sailed for Philadelphia on July 13: XL, 140n.

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