A Petition of the Left Hand

by Benjamin Franklin
Philadelphia 1785-1790

 

Benjamin Franklin
(1706-1790)

Chapter 1 THE CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION Speech in the Convention on the Subject of Salaries

Chapter 2 THE CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION Speech in a Committee of the Convention on the Proportion of Representation and Votes

Chapter 3 THE CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION Motion for Prayers in the Convention

Chapter 4 THE CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION Speech in the Convention at the Conclusion of its Deliberations

Chapter 5 TO THE EDITOR OF THE FEDERAL GAZETTE: A Comparison of the Conduct of the Ancient Jews and of the Anti-Federalists in the United States of America

Chapter 6 TO THE EDITORS OF THE PENNSYLVANIA GAZETTE: On the Abuse of the Press

Chapter 7 Letter to a Friend

Chapter 8 FROM THE PENNSYLVANIA SOCIETY For Promoting The Abolition Of Slavery, And The Relief Of Free Negroes Unlawfully Held In Bondage

Chapter 9 Plan for Improving the Condition of the Free Blacks