Reference numberL&P/5/295
TitleLetter, 'On electrical phenomena' from Thomas Ronayne to Benjamin Franklin
Date15 February 1772
DescriptionSubject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'A letter from Thomas Ronayne, Esq; to Benjamin Franklin, LL. D. F. R. S. inclosing an account of some observations on atmospherical electricity; in regard of fogs, mists &c. with some remarks; communicated by Mr. William Henley.'

Read 30 April 1772
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1772.0020
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7974Franklin; Benjamin (1706 - 1790)1706 - 1790
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