Franklin, correspondence

Scope and Content

  • MS 248/391;D Letter to Willingham Franklin, 17 September 1800 [On outfit needed by John Franklin for HMS Polyphemus] 2 leaves, copy

Administrative / Biographical History

The correspondence relates to John Franklin's first ship HMS Polyphemus which he joined as a first-class volunteer in 1800.



Related Material

The institute holds an archival collection for John Franklin