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Ben Franklin's parents' grave

Ben Franklin's parents' grave

Item Information

Title:
Ben Franklin's parents' grave
Photographer:
Jones, Leslie, 1886-1967
Date:
[ca. 1917–1934]
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Glass negatives
Location:
Boston Public Library
Print Department
Collection (local):
Leslie Jones Collection
Series:
Boston: Cemeteries
Subjects:
Cemeteries
Tombs & sepulchral monuments
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 negative : glass, black & white ; 4 x 5 in.
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Terms of Use:
Copyright (c) Leslie Jones.
All rights reserved.
Notes:
Original data provided by Leslie Jones or the Boston Public Library on the negative or negative sleeve: Ben Franklin's grave, n.d.
Date supplied by cataloger.
Corrected title based on information supplied by Flickr user and verified by library staff, November 9, 2012.
Benjamin Franklin is buried in Philadelphia. This location is the gravesite of his parents and the obelisk includes an epitaph written by their son (Boston foot notes : A walking guide, Countryman Press, 2009).
Accession #:
08_06_014819