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Henry G. Houghton

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Papers of the Benjamin Franklin Memorial Symposium of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

From the Preface "In celebrating the two hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the birth of its late Fellow, Benjamin Franklin, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences held a Symposium on Janauary 11, 1956, at which the papers reproduced in this volume were presented and discussed...."Franklin was one of America's first and greatest scientists. His scientific observations and theories are all the more remarkable today in the light of the tremendous scientific advances of the past two centuries.