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					        BF #   ARTIST/MAKER                 TITLE                     DATE         MEDIUM


153                             The Holy Bible                 1763             Bound volume

                                                                                Painted wood,
056                             Sign of the Blue Ball          ca. 1698         tin, and iron

               (American)                                                       Wood, paint,
105                             Boston chair                   ca. 1740         and cane
                                John Locke, An Essay
                                Concerning Human
134 A          John Locke       Understanding, vol. 1          1726             Bound volume

               Plutarch         Plutarch’s Lives, the second
143 A                           volume                         1693             Bound volume

               Anthony Collins Collins, A Philosophical
255 A                          Inquiry…[                       1717             Bound volume


032 A                            “The Spectator” , volume 3    1718             Bound volume
                                 New England, New York,
                                New Jersey and Pensilvania,                     Printed map on
569                             ...Geographer.                 1729 or later    paper

                                Poor Richard's Almanack for
656 A                           1739                           1738             Pamphlet
               Benjamin
               Franklin
232                             The Way to Wealth              ca. 1785         Broadside


049            Unknown          Composing stick                1740–1760        Brass


003                             Common Press                                    Wood and metal

                                Pennsylvania Gazette,
044                             Number 935                     1746             Printed paper

               (American)                                                       Wood, wool,
096                             Ink balls                      ca. 1740         and sheepskin
                                                               after 1747 but
                                Bill of Lading,Shipped in good before Aug.
036                             order...                       1753

                                Currency printed by Franklin
001                             and Hall                                        Printed paper

                                A pocket almanack for the
023 A                           year 1759                      1758             Pamphlet
034                      General Magazine               1741

                         A pocket almanack for the
023 B                    year 1757                      1757         Pamphlet

        (probably        “Franklin-type” split lens
002     English)         bifocal spectacles             ca. 1790     Glass and iron


658                      Commode armchair               c. 1760      Walnut

         Elias Cachart
213     (London)         Spoon                          1771–1772    Silver

        (Chinese)                                                    Hard-paste
082                      Famille Rose bowl              1760–1770    porcelain
                                                                     Wood, glass,
                                                                     tinned basin,
029     Unknown          Glass armonica                 1760-1780?   cloth


031                      Statue of Benjamin Franklin    c. 1780      Marble
        Possibly
        designed by                                                  Walnut, leather
033     Benjamin         Library chair with folding steps 1975       and brass

                                                        1750–1780    Pearwood
028     French           Chess Set, 32 pieces
                                                                     Mahogany,
        (English)                                                    beech, and
107                    Stevenson Armchair              ca. 1765      modern silk
         Probably made
        by Richard or  Contributionship insurance fire
030     Samuel Parker mark                             c. 1770       Wood and lead

        Anderson,        The Constitutions of the Free-
020     James            Masons                         1734         Bound volume

                                                                     Fossilized stone
122                      Mastodon Tooth                 20000 BC
                         A Catalogue of Books
                         Belonging to the Library
371 A                    Company of Philadelphia                     Pamphlet


128                      “Lion's Mouth” box             ca. 1750     Painted tin
        Signed by
        Benjamin         Membership certificate for
038     Franklin         APS of David Rittenhouse       1786         Printed paper
        Benjamin          Plain Truth; or, Serious
        Franklin          considerations on the present                       Printed
293                       state of the city of          1748                  baspaper
        Henry Dawkins
        and John          A Southeast Prospect of the
026     Steeper           Pennsylvania Hospital              1761
                          “The Constitution and Minutes
        Pennsylvania      of the Pennsylvania Society
113     Abolition Society for promoting the Abolition of     April 13, 1787   Manuscript
                          Know All Men by these
        Printed by B.     Presents (Bill of Sale); selling
040     Franklin          Negroe Boy named William           1745             Printed paper
                          An Address To the Public,
                          from the Pennsylvania Society
351                       for promoting the Abolition of     1789             Broadside
                          A Brief Examination of the
        Ralph Sandiford Practice of the Times . . .
145                       (Sandiford)                        1729             Bound volume

        Richard Mason, Philadelphia style hand
004     Philadelphia   lumper, full size                     1792             Wood and iron

        Unknown
015     American          Double Clapper Wood Rattle         Unknown          Wood and iron

        Unknown
017     American          Fire warden's staff                ca. 1800         wood

        Unknown
018     American          Fire Ceiling hook                                   Wood and iron

        Unknown           Steel Fire Ax with Pine wood
019     American          Handle                             ca 1860          steel and wood

        Unknown
016     American          Bed key                                             Iron


027                       Salvage bag                        c.1830-60        Canvas

                          Fire bucket, inscribed “Library late 18th-early
140     American          Company of Philadelphia”        19th century        Leather

        SE Penna. Iron    Front plate of Pennsylvanian
054     furnace           Fire-place                         ca. 1760         cast iron
        Benjamin          An Account of the New
        Franklin          Invented Pennsylvanian Fire-
336                       Places stove                       1744             Pamphlet

        Benjamin          Experiments and
012 B   Franklin          Observations on Electricity        1769             Bound volume
                         Ebenezer Kinnersley,
                         A course of experiments, in
014                      that curious and entertaining                  pamplet

                                                                        Wood, metal,
053     Unknown          Thunder House                   1752-1850      glass and paint


575     Unknown          Burning Glass/magnifier         18th century   Wood and glass

        Edward Nairne, Chest Compound microscope                        Brass, glass,
005     London         with accessories          1755-1774              wood
                                                                        Mahogany,
                         Bells attached to a Leyden jar                 glass, brass,
052     Unknown          capacitor                      1800-1900       gold foil, paint
                                                                        Wood, glass,
                                                                        brass, gold leaf,
006     Unknown       Battery of Leyden jars (82.88) 1750-1900          tin foil
                      Cylinder Electrostatic
        George Adams, Generator with discharging                        Wood, glass,
007     London        electrometer [display with     1778-1795          metal, silk
                                                                        Wood
                                                                        (mahogany),
008                      Insulating stool                1750-1900      glass

        Jean Antoine     Lettres sur L’électricité, 2eme
010 B   Nollet           partie, nouvelle édition        1753           FI
        Edward Fisher    Benjamin Franklin of
        after Mason      Philadelphia, L.L.D., F.R.S.                   Mezzotint
359     Chamberlin                                       1763
        James McArdell
        after Benjamin
441     Wilson           B. Franklin of Philadelphia     1761           Mezzotint

                         Green glass static electricity
009                      demonstration tube             c. 1746 ca.1747 glass
                         “Maritime Observations,”
        Benjamin         Transactions of the American
544     Franklin         Philosophical Society                          Bound volume
        Georges-Louis
        Le Rouge
536     François         Chart of the Gulf Stream        ca. 1783       Ink on paper
        Dumont                                                          Horn,
        (French)                                                        satinwood, gilt,
197 A                    Snuffbox                        1779           painting on
        Joseph
        Richardson       Ceremonial gorget given to
039                      Indians                         1757/8         Silver
        Begun by
        Robert Edge      Signers of the Declaration of                  Oil on canvas
302     Pine and         Independence                    1784–1817
                                “Estimate of Stores for the
115                             Armye"                          July 1779    Manuscript
             Louis Carrogis
             de Carmontelle,    Portrait print of Benjamin
355          engraved by        Franklin                        1781         Engraving
             Abbé Jean
             Richard Claude     Le Docteur Francklin                         Engraving
369          de Saint-Non       couronné par la Liberté         1778         aquatint

             Ralph Wood,                                                     Soft paste
041          attrib.            Benjamin Franklin               1762-72      porcelain
             Engraved by        Peace Medal (from the
             Edward Duffield,   Friendly Association for
127          struck by          Regaining and Preserving        1757         Silver

                                “Unite or Die,” Pennsylvania
464                             Journal and Weekly Advertiser                Printed paper


344 a ad b                      2 "Fugio” pennies               1787         Copper
                                Letter from B Franklin to
                                Samuel Preston Moore,                        Paper
024 B                           London, August 13, 1761         1761         Manuscript
             Benjamin
             Franklin
146                             Calling card                    1757–1775    Ink on paper

             (English)
641                             Purse/wallet                    ca. 1770     Leather
                                                                             Mahogany,
                                                                             maple, baize,
108                             Traveling lap desk              ca. 1757     and brass
                                Mémoires de la vie privée de
                                Benjamin Franklin (First
011 B                           French edition)                 1791         Bound volume

                                Allegory of the Franco-
199          Etienne Palliere   American Alliance               ca. 1778     Watercolor
             Augustin de        Benjamin Franklin, grand
             Saint-Aubin        commissaire plenipotentiaire
055          after Charles-     du Congress d'Amerique en       1777         Mezzotint

             Wedgwood &
045          Bentley            Benjamin Franklin               after 1777   Basalt

                                Benj. Franklin Silhouette in
046                             frame                                        Wood
                                                                             Wax silhouette
                                Benjamin Franklin silhoutte                  mounted, in
047                             (wax)                                        wood frame
                        Benjamin Franklin Medallion                    Terracotta bas-
042                     (Walpole version)                 1777         relief
                        Snuffbox with portrait print of                Horn,
                        Franklin, Voltaire, and                        satinwood, gilt,
258                     Rousseau                          after 1790   engraving on
                        Benjamin Franklin's
                        Jugendjahre (first German
043     Berlin          edition)                          1792         Bound volume
                        The Private Life of the Late
        London: Printed Benjamin Franklin, L.L.C. late
048     for J. Parsons  Minister Plenipotentiary from     1793         Bound volume
        Printed by      Works of the late Dr.
        Tiebout &       Benjamin Franklin Consisting
050     Obrian for H    of His Life (first American       1794         Bound volume

                         Vida Del Dr. Benjamin
035                      Franklin (first Spanish edition) 1798         Bound volume
                                                                       Wood, glass,
                                                                       brass and metal
021     Unknown          Small Leyden jar                 1775-1900    foil

                         Director with black handle                    Wood, brass,
022     Unknown          (74.13.059-42)                   1800-1900    glass

        Printed and sold
013 B   by B. Franklin   M.T. Cicero's Cato Major         1744         Bound volume
                         Jacob Spicer, County of
                         Gloucester, Pennsylvania
037                      Hospital, Contributor            1776         Paper with seal
  INCHES/ cm             Venue 5        Crate #      Crate size
20 x 13 x 3 1/2
in. closed (19
1/2 x 25 1/2 in.   yes             22             13" h x 25" x 29


12 x 12 x 12 in. yes               13             39 x 74 x 36

43 x 23.25 x 18
in.             yes                02             53 x 34 x 32

7 3/4 x 5 1/8 x 1
1/8 in.           yes              06             29 x 46.5 x 31


8 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. yes              06             29 x 46.5 x 31


6 3/4 x 4 1/2 in. yes              06             29 x 46.5 x 31
6.4 x 4.1 in.;
LCP 6 3/8 x 7
3/4 (closed 4     yes              06             29 x 46.5 x 31
Framed size 13
1/4 x 15 3/4;
unframed) 8 3/4 yes                03             17 x 44 x 38

6 3/8x3 7/8;
8/18x6 3/4 open yes                06             29 x 46.5 x 31

24 1/2 x 16 3/4
in. (framed)       yes             03             17 x 44 x 38

2 1/4 x 8 1/4 x
11/16 in.         yes              05             41 x 49 x 37
78 x 35 1/2 x 60
in. (198.1 x 90.2
x 152.4 cm)       yes              14             84 x 42 x 66"

12 x 8 1/2
slipcase          yes              07             21 x 37 x 31
large 10 7/8 x 8
3/4 x 8 3/4 in.,
small 8 5/8 x 7 x yes              05             41 x 49 x 37


6 x 7 3/4"         yes             07             21 x 37 x 31


14 x 12" framed yes                07             21 x 37 x 31
3 7/8 x 2 1/8
closed; 3 7/8 x 4
1/4 open          yes              06             29 x 46.5 x 31
                  yes     06   29 x 46.5 x 31
3 7/8 x 2 1/8
closed; 3 7/8 x 4
1/4 open          yes     06   29 x 46.5 x 31
4 1/2"w x 4 7/8"
d (11.4 x 2.2
cm)               yes     04   27 x 81 x 36

44 x 29 3/4 x 21
3/8              yes      15   54 x 39 x 29"

3/4 x 6 7/8 x 1
3/8                 yes   05   41 x 49 x 37

3 7/8 x 9 3/8 x 9
3/8 in.           yes     05   41 x 49 x 37

36.6 x 40.5 x
14.1"               yes   18   60 x 54 x 34


25 x 12 x 12        yes   16   28 x 26 x 21

47 3/4 x 28 x 26
1/2"             yes      01   59 x 35 x 38
3 5/8 in. (pawn
height)
                 yes      05   41 x 49 x 37


35x24.75x21 in. yes       12   46 x 34 x 31"

15 5/8 " x 11
3/4" x 2 3/8"       yes   04   27 x 81 x 36
8 1/4 x 6 1/4 x
3/4 in.
                    yes   06   29 x 46.5 x 31
3 1/4 x 3 3/8 in.
(OL 4 1/2 in.)
                    yes   05   41 x 49 x 37


6 x 3 7/8           yes   06   29 x 46.5 x 31

11 3/8 x 7 3/4 x
5 1/2 in.        yes      04   27 x 81 x 36

23 5/8 x 24 1/8 x
1"                yes     15   54 x 39 x 29"
7 1/2 x 4 3/8 in. yes    06   29 x 46.5 x 31


22 x 18           yes    03   17 x 44 x 38


13 x 8 in.        yes    06   29 x 46.5 x 31


7 1/2 x 6 1/4     yes    07   21 x 37 x 31


13 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. yes   06   29 x 46.5 x 31


6 1/2 x 4 in.     yes    06   29 x 46.5 x 31


50 x 72 x 15 1/2 yes     10   63 x 82 x 33


7 1/2 x 8         yes    04   27 x 81 x 36


59 5/8            yes    04   27 x 81 x 36


72 x 4 5/8        yes    04   27 x 81 x 36


36 1/2 x 13 1/4   yes    04   27 x 81 x 36


4 1/2 x 5 1/4     yes    04   27 x 81 x 36


52 x 51 1/2       yes    04   27 x 81 x 36

18 x 9 3/4 x 9
3/4 in.           yes    05   41 x 49 x 37

17 3/4 x 25 x 2
in.               yes    06   29 x 46.5 x 31


8x 4 13/16        yes    06   29 x 46.5 x 31


8.7 x 6.7 in.     yes    06   29 x 46.5 x 31
6 1/8 x 7 5/8
(closed 3 7/8)    yes    06   29 x 46.5 x 31

16 1/8 x 14 5/8 x
8 5/8 in.         yes    20   35 x 29 1/2 x 41

4 1/2 x 2 5/8 x
3/8 in.           yes    05   41 x 49 x 37
Microscope -14
9/16 x 4 x 7 7/8"
(37 x 10.2 x 20 yes      13   39 x 74 x 36

15 1/2 x 11 5/8 x
5 3/4 in.         yes    20   35 x 29 1/2 x 41


11.6 x 6 x 11.6" yes     21   27 x 20 x 30


70 x 55 x 34 cm yes      19   60 x 54 x 34


7 x 17.7 x 12"  yes      21   27 x 20 x 30
6 3/4 x 4 1/4 x
7/8 (need to
confirm_17.1x yes        19   60 x 54 x 34
19 1/2 x 14";
framed 22 1/2 x
18 1/2          yes      09   39 x 48 x 16

22 x 18 ½ x 1 in.
(framed)           yes   09   39 x 48 x 16
33 x 2 x 2 "
(83.8 x 5.1 x
5.1cm)             yes   04   27 x 81 x 36
9 1/2 x 7 in.
closed; 9 1/2 x
22 1/4 x 1 1/8 in. yes   06   29 x 46.5 x 31

18 1/2 x 24 in.
(not framed)      yes    03   17 x 44 x 38

2 3/8 in.
Diameter          yes    05   41 x 49 x 37

5 1/8 x 5 1/4 x 1
in.               yes    05   41 x 49 x 37

25 x 32 1/2 in.
(framed)          yes    03   17 x 44 x 38
13 1/4 x 16 1/4
in. (open folio)
                   yes   06   29 x 46.5 x 31

14 3/4 x 9
unframed           yes   09   39 x 48 x 16

21 x 15 1/2
framed             yes   09   39 x 48 x 16


13 x 4 x 4         yes   16   28 x 26 x 21


1 3/4 in. D        yes   05   41 x 49 x 37


7 3/4 x 6 5/8 in. yes    06   29 x 46.5 x 31


1 1/16 in. D       yes   05   41 x 49 x 37


12 1/2 x 8         yes   06   29 x 46.5 x 31

5 x 5 3/4 x 3/4
in. framed         yes   06   29 x 46.5 x 31

3 1/2 x 6 in.
(closed)           yes   04   27 x 81 x 36

5 x 17.25 x
15.125 in.         yes   01   59 x 35 x 38

8 1/4 x 5 3/8 x
1"                 yes   07   21 x 37 x 31

26 1/2 x 32 3/4
in. (framed)       yes   09   39 x 48 x 16


10 1/2 x 7 1/2     yes   09   39 x 48 x 16

3 1/4 x 4 1/4"; 9
1/2 x 9 framed yes       07   21 x 37 x 31

7 x 8 x. 3/4"
framed             yes   07   21 x 37 x 31

6.5 x 7.75 x .75
framed           yes     07   21 x 37 x 31
14 x 14" framed yes      07   21 x 37 x 31


1 x 3 x 3 in.      yes   05   41 x 49 x 37


7 3/4 x 4 3/4      yes   07   21 x 37 x 31


81/2x51/2          yes   07   21 x 37 x 31


6 11/16 x 4 1/4    yes   07   21 x 37 x 31


5 3/4 x 4          yes   06   29 x 46.5 x 31


8.4 x 2.3 x 2.3"   yes   19   60 x 54 x 34


2.1 x 10.8 x 1"    yes   19   60 x 54 x 34

8 3/16 x 6 3/16 (
20.8 x 15.7cm) yes       11   20 x 32 x 32

H 7.5 x W 9.25
in. x              yes   06   29 x 46.5 x 31

				
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