Item: Benjamin Franklin letter scrap to James Logan, 1749

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Record Number: 12532
Collection: Logan family papers [0379]
Box/Case: 2
Folder: 63
Author: Benjamin Franklin, 1706-1790
Correspondent: James Logan, 1674-1751
Date of Original: September 2 1749
Original Format: Manuscripts › Correspondence
Dimensions: Dimensions of image, 12 by 14.5 cm
Image description: Scrap of letter by Benjamin Franklin to James Logan. Franklin asks James Logan “please to favour” him with a “short Acct” of his library, so that he could insert a description of it in his proposal for an academy (the Academy of Philadelphia, which later became the University of Pennsylvania).