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PAGE government in Pennsylvania-Farce acted in ; parliament respecting the mayor and aldermen of Oxford — Borough jobbing —"Mr. Beckford's bill to prevent bribery and corruption-Sarcastic
reply to Mr. Thurlow, who opposed it - 299 Dr. Franklin to Thomas Wharton, esq. Philadelphia; Lon
don, Feb. 20, 1768. Conversation with Mr. Se-
to American affairs-Boston proceedings - 303 to Governor Franklin, March 13, 1768. Lord
Hillsborough—The Farmer's letters-- American
- 309 to Joseph Galloway, esq. March 13, 1768. Lord
Hillsborough. The old parliament gone--First
- 311 to the Committee of Correspondence, Pennsylvania, April 16, 1768. Repeal of the duty act--Change
of government--Legal tender of paper money - 312 to Governor Franklin, April 16, 1768. New par
liamentary elections-Wilkes's election for Mid-
• 313 to Mr. Ross, May 14, 1768. Disorders on the Ame
rican frontiers-State of the Capital of England
- . • 315 to Joseph Galloway, esq. May 14, 1768. Great
disorders in London occasioned by Wilkes's party 316 to Governor Franklin, July 2, 1768. The Duke of Grafton_Mr. Secretary Cooper-Lord North
Mr. Todd, secretary of the post-office-Lord
- 318 to Joseph Galloway, esq. July 2, 1768. Removal
of Lord Clare- Return of Lord Hillsborough-
in America-Wilkes's outlawry reversed - 323 to * * *, London, Nov. 28, 1768 ro - 325 to Monsieur Dubourg, Oct. 2, 1770. Great Bri
tain no right to tax the North American colonies 326 to Gov. Franklin, Aug. 17, 1772. Removal of Lord
Hillsborough--Succeeded by Lord Dartmouth - 327
PAGE Dr. Franklin to Governor Franklin, August 19, 1772.
• Lord Hillsborough-Refused admittance to him 329
to Joseph Galloway, esq. August 22, 1772. Lord - Hillsborough's resignation- Lord Dartmouth • succeeded him-Lord Rochford - - 332 • to the same, Dec. 2, 1772. Lord Dartmouth· Court of Exchequer-The India Company-Duty on tea, &c.
- - 333 - to Thomas Cushing, esq. Dec. 2, 1772. Petition ... from Massachusetts Bay-Reasons for delaying is the presenting it. - - - . . - 335 - to the same, Jan. 5, 1773. Lord Dartmouth
American affairs--Great fall in India stock - 338 ** to Governor Franklin, Feb. 14, 1773. Affair of
St. Vincent-Affairs of the India company oving - to the refusal of North America to take tea from
England-Distress among the manufacturers - 341 to the Hon. Thomas Cushing, esq. March 9, 1773.
- Proceeding of the town of Boston-Gov. Hutch: inson's speech - - -' - . - 342 to the same, April 3, 1773. Lord Dartmouth's wish
to heal the breach between Great Britain and . America - - - . . . - 343
to Governor Franklin, April 6, 1773. The Bishop . of St. Asaph's sermon before the Society for pro. pagating the Gospel, favorable to America - to the Hon. Thomas Cushing, esq. May 6, 1773.
Gov. Hutchinson's speech - Conversation with
Lord Dartmouth respecting the same . - 345 to the Hon. Thomas Cushing, esq. June 2, 1773. 67 Petition to the king, and his answer! -
to the same, June 4, 1773. American duty on tea 350 ... to the same, July 7, 1773. Controversy with Gov.
Hutchinson-First idea of an American coni gress-Dr. Franklin's justification of himself
against the charge of neglect, as agent for Mas
sachusetts *. - -"15-T.-: - 351
-Proposed means of obtaining redress-General
. - 355 i to the Rev. Dr. Mather, (Boston) July 7, 1773.
Remarks on the proceedings against America - 362 PAGE Dr. Franklin to Dr. Cooper, (Boston ) July 7, 1773. ..Go :0 qui vernor Hutchinson-His letters, &c.
- 363 it to Governor Franklin, July 14, 1773. Lord North,
sije met him at Lord Le Despencer's-Lord Dart. mouth-Anecdote of Lord Hillsborough 3 - 365 is to Mr. Winthrop, (Boston) July 25, 1773 ; ; - 368 ..to the Hon. Thomas Cushing, esq. July 25, 1773.
: Printing of Gov. Hutchinson's letters - si - 369 to Dr. Cooper, July 25, 1773. Hutchinson's letiters
- - ? - 370 to the Hon. Thomas Cushing, esq. August 24, 1773.
Address of Massachusetts for the removal of their
Governor and Lieut. Governor 's - 371
form an union with Ireland-Hutchinson's let-
? - 373 to the Hon. Thomas Cushing, esq. Sept. 12, 1773.
Project to avoid repealing the American tea-duty - - Pretended Prussian Edict i 1 1 - 375 .; PRUSSIAN EDICT, (enclosed in the foregoing letter) 376
to Governor Franklin, Oct. 6, 1773. The right of - the British parliament to make laws for America ... denied -- Lord Mansfield's opinion of the pretend- ..ed Prussian Edict—The reading of it at Lord Le Despencer's by Paul Whitehead
- 380 to the Hon. Thomas Cushing, esq. Nov. 1, 1773.
Proposed accommodation with Great Britain
Petition for removing the Governors 45' - 383 In - to Joseph Galloway, esq. Nov. 3, 1773., Supposed . disposition to compase the differences with Ame
rica, *** nisip . . - - - - - 385 ir to Governor Franklin, Nov.3, 1773 ir.".. - 386
to the Hon. Thomas Cushing, esg. Jan5; 1774.
Petition for the removal of the Governors of Mas
sachusetts, presented by Lord Dartmouth-Duel. ti - between Mr. Temple and Mr. Wheatley, on account
*4 of Hutchinson's lettersi in F -111 - 387
to Governor Franklin, Jan. 5, 1774. Insinuations in respecting Mr. Galloway Dr. Franklin's pro- ;
posed return to America Mr. Temple's duel - 389 to the Printer of the Public Advertiser. On the
- rise and progress of the differences between Great . .Britain and her American colonies ! , - 390 . .. to the Printer of the Public Advertiser
- 398 PAGE Dr. Franklin to the Printer of the Public Advertiser, under
the signature of “A Londoner.” On American
- .. - 399 to Dr. Priestley, Philadelphia, May 16, 1775. State
of America on Dr. Franklin's arrival there to the same, July 7, 1775. Conciliation hopeless
from the conduct of Great Britain to America - 404 " to the same, Oct. 3, 1775. Account of the first Cam
paign made by the British Forces in America - 406 to Dr. Price, or David Hartley, esq. Oct. 3, 1775.
Situation of affairs between Great Britain and
America - - - ... - 407 to M. Dumas, in Holland, Dec. 9, 1775. Urging
him to sound the several Courts of Europe, by means
struggle for independence. ... - - 408 to John Hancock, esq. President of Congress,
Nantes, Oct. 8, 1776. Account of Dr. Franklin's
Voyage to France--Takes two prizes - - 412 to the Secret Committee of Congress, Dec. 8, 1776. Same subject as the preceding
- 414 to the same, Paris, Jan. 4, 1777 - ... - 415 : to James Lovell, esq. Passy, July 22, 1778. Obser
vations on Commerce-Treaty with France --Ame-
English and French fleets at sea - - 416 to Dr. Cooper, Passy, April 22, 1779. On the de
preciation of the American paper-money. - 421 to the Hon. Josiah Quincy, esq. April 22, 1779.
Character of the French nation-Censures the
people of America - - - • 423 to the Marquis de la Fayette, at Havre-de-Grace, Passy, August 19, 1779
. 425 to the same, August 24, 1779, (with the Sword ordered by Congress)
• 426 The Marquis de la Fayette to Dr. Franklin, in reply, Aug.
29, 1779 - - - - 1 - 427 Dr. Franklin to Joho Jay, esq. President of Congress,
Passy, Oct. 4, 1779. Various matter - • 428 to Dr. Cooper, Oct. 27, 1779. American Privateers
-Commodore Jones--Rumor of peace, fc. • 431 to James Lovell, esq. March 16, 1780. The Mar
quis de la Fayette-State of affairs in England, of c. 433
PAGE Dr. Franklin to Monsieur Dumas, June 5, 1780. Confederacy
of the Neutral Powers--Clinton's letter ? 434 - to an Agent of American Cruisers, Passy, May 30, : 1780 rin
- 437 - to Dr. Ruston, (London,) Passy, Oct. 9, 1780.
American finance and paper-money, 80. - 438 Dr. Jebb to Dr. Franklin, London, Oct. 11, 1780. Pro
posal of a Federal Union between America and
- 440 Dr. Franklin to Samuel Huntington, esq. Passy, Dec. 30,
1780. Capture of Mr. Laurens---Confined in the
. -- 445
- ib. to His Excellency John Adams, esq. May 19, 1781. *
Duties on American exports, &c.
stitution of Massachusetts Maintenance of the
- - - - - 449 Note of Dr. Franklin's, to be communicated to Count De
Vergennes, July 6, 1781 Dr. Franklin to the Hon. Robert Morris, esq. July 26, 1781
- 452 to Dr. Ingenbausz, Oct. 2, 1781. Arnold's trea
chery, &c. - - - - - ib. to His Excellency J. Adams, esq. Nov. 26, 1781.
Capitulation of Lord Cornwallis-General Greene 453 to Sir Edward Newenham, bart. Oct. 2, 1783.
Dungannon Resolutions--Trade between Ireland
and America - : - - - - 454 to the Hon. Robert Morris, Dec. 25, 1783. Remiss
ness to pay taxes in America—The Marquis de la
- - 456
- 457 to David Hartley, esq. Jan. 7, 1784. Change in :: Administration=-Hereditary great officers of state, fc.
- - - - - 459 to the Hon. John Jay, Passy, Feb. 8, 1785. Various matter
- - 460 to Baron Maseres, June 26, 1785. Results of the
American contest-State of America-The loy-