Dec. 12, 2005–June 17, 2006

Benjamin Franklin: In His Own Words, indicates the depth and breadth of Benjamin Franklin's public, professional, and scientific accomplishments through important documents, letters, books, broadsides, and cartoons. Marking the tercentenary of Franklin's birth, this exhibition, concentrates on his achievements as a printer and writer, an inventor and scientist, and, particularly, as a politician and statesman. The physical exhibition will be on view at the Library through June 17, 2006.

Exhibition Location

Southwest Gallery