Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)
Dedicated: Saturday, June 30, 1990
County: Philadelphia
Marker Type: City
GIS Coordinates: 39.94881-75.14683

Location: Chestnut St. between 3rd & 4th Sts., at Nat'l. Liberty Mus., Philadelphia

Marker Text: Printer, author, inventor, diplomat, philanthropist, statesman, and scientist. The eighteenth century's most illustrious Pennsylvanian built a house in Franklin Court starting in 1763, and here he lived the last five years of his life.

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