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Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790


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Benjamin Franklin Portrait Collection

Identifier: MS 027

This collection contains several engraved portraits of Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) who donated 200 pounds and the use of his name to the establishment of a PA-German College in Lancaster PA in 1787. Franklin College later merged with Marshall College to form the modern Franklin and Marshall College.

Dates: c.1782-c.1850.