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Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Benjamin Franklin

D. H. Lawrence on Franklin and Crevecoeur

  • Papers of Benjamin Franklin (archive) and at Yale University
  • Benjamin Franklin as postmaster.
  • Benjamin Franklin: Glimpses of the Man from the Franklin Institute 
  • Chronology of events in Franklin's life.
  • Benjamin Franklin (site at pbs.org)
  • Franklin and the glass harmonica.
  • Image courtesy of the Early America Review page.  At this site, see also Bryan LeBeau's article "Franklin and the Presbyterians" 
  • Sites no longer available: Benjamin Franklin: A Documentary History.  Excellent site and chronology from noted Franklin scholar J. Leo LeMay; was the most important site on Franklin. 

     Works Online

    The Autobiography (at the University of Virginia)
    The Autobiography (divided into chapters; 1909 edition with introduction)
    The Autobiography (at Bartleby.com)

    Comments to D. Campbell.