These papers related to Benjamin Franklin and the American Philosophical Society, and include correspondence among Benjamin Franklin, William Franklin, Jonathan Williams, Sr., and Jonathan Williams, Jr. Also included is Williams' journal of a trip through England with Benjamin Franklin, Jan Ingenhousz, and John Canton (1771), memoranda and essays by Williams on trade, meteorology, and sugar refining, and notes and drawings.
American Philosophical Society | Canton, John, 1718-1772 | Commerce. | England -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800. | Essays. | Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 | Franklin, William, 1731-1813 | Ingenhousz, Jan, 1730-1799 | Journals (notebooks). | Memoranda. | Meteorology. | Microfilm Collection | Sugar -- Manufacture and refining. | Williams, Jonathan | Williams, Jonathan