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[Letter to] Rev. Dr. Ezra Stiles, London, July 5, 1765

From: Ezra Stiles papers

[Letter to] Rev. Dr. Ezra Stiles, London, July 5, 1765

From: Ezra Stiles papers

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Creator: Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
Other Creator: Stiles, Ezra, 1727-1795
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Date: 1765
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Description:
With copy of Stiles' letter to William Franklin (Franklin's son, who was then Governor of New Jersey) on pg 3, dated Dec 23, 1765, transmitting at Dr. Franklin's request "The original letter from Dr. Robertson to me .........to be put among my papers at P
Abstract:
Concerning measuring the temperature of snow, the temperature at which snow melts, the "St. Petersburg experiments of freezing mercury," and Russian explorations in the Pacific Northwest. Also includes mention of Franklin's nomination of John Winthrop as
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31 cm.
4 p.
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Folder 501
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Object ID: 2004586
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