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Benjamin Franklin
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Locations of places and objects directly related to the life, accomplishments, inventions, and events of one of America's most prolific historical figures - Benjamin Franklin.
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Benjamin FranklinBolt of LIghting - Philadelphia, PA

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A giant steel sculpture representing Franklin's famous kite-flying experiment.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Oscette

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 3/25/2016

last visited: 3/11/2016

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Benjamin FranklinFranklin Square - Philadelphia, PA

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Originally called Northeast Square, Franklin Square was renamed in 1825 to honor Benjamin Franklin, one of the most prominent Founding Fathers of the United States and a leading printer, scientist, inventor, civic activist and diplomat.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/26/2011

last visited: 10/3/2012

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Benjamin FranklinBen Franklin Mask - Philadelphia, PA

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A death mask of Ben Franklin at his grave in Christ Church Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/20/2017

last visited: 1/20/2017

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Benjamin FranklinDeborah Read Franklin - Philadelphia, PA

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The grave of Benjamin Franklin's wife Deborah. They are located next to each other in Christ Church Cemetery in downtown Philadelphia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/20/2017

last visited: 1/20/2017

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Benjamin FranklinFrancis Folger Franklin - Philadelphia, PA

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Ben Franklin's eldest son died at the age of four due to complications from Smallpox. He is burried next to his father, mother, and sister in Christ Church Burial Ground in downtown Philadelphia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/20/2017

last visited: 1/20/2017

Image for Benjamin Franklin in Fireman's Hat - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin in Fireman's Hat - Philadelphia, PA

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There are countless Franklin sites, memorials and sculptures in Old City Philadelphia, but none so hidden in plain site as this beautiful gem, attached to the front of a local fire station on a brick wall.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/21/2011

last visited: 11/11/2017

Image for Benjamin Franklin Plaque - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin Plaque - Philadelphia, PA

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A plaque dedicated to Ben...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ODragon

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/10/2009

last visited: 7/27/2017

Image for Ben Franklin Key Bust - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Benjamin FranklinBen Franklin Key Bust - Philadelphia, PA

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A bust of Ben Franklin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ODragon

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/10/2009

last visited: 8/20/2019

Image for Benjamin Franklin's Grave - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin's Grave - Philadelphia, PA

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The Christ Church Burial Ground is where Benjamin Franklin's grave is located, along with the graves of his wife Deborah and their two children Francis and Sarah.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/12/2007

last visited: 2/16/2019

Image for Big Ben at Franklin Town - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Benjamin FranklinBig Ben at Franklin Town - Philadelphia, PA

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This abstract, stainless steel silhouetted bust of Benjamin Franklin has porticos resembling keys and supporting blue arches mounting crests resembling kites. Four additional columns support abstract lightning bolts.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/17/2013

last visited: 6/16/2019

Image for B. Free Franklin Post Office and Museum - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Benjamin FranklinB. Free Franklin Post Office and Museum - Philadelphia, PA

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The B. Free Franklin Post Office is located at 316 Market Street in Philadelphia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/17/2012

last visited: 10/18/2018

Image for Benjamin Franklin, Craftsman - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin, Craftsman - Philadelphia, PA

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Absolutely huge statue of Franklin @ a printing press presented to the City of Philadelphia by Pennsylvania Freemasons and dedicated on June 27, 1981 by The Grand Lodge Free and Accepted Masons of Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/12/2010

last visited: 11/15/2017

Image for Signers Walk - Benjamin Franklin - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Benjamin FranklinSigners Walk - Benjamin Franklin - Philadelphia, PA

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A plaque with his picture and signature...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ODragon

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/13/2009

last visited: never

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Benjamin FranklinIndependence Hall - Philadelphia, PA

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Independence Hall is where the founding fathers of our country, including Benjamin Franklin, signed and ratified the U.S. Constitution on July 4, 1776. Franklin was to have said, "We must all hang together, or assuredly we shall all hang separately"

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BluegrassCache

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/12/2007

last visited: 8/25/2016

Image for American Philosophical Society - Philadelphia, USAview gallery

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Benjamin FranklinAmerican Philosophical Society - Philadelphia, USA

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American Philosophical Society was foinded by Benjamin Franklin in 1743.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/8/2016

last visited: 7/27/2017

Image for Ben Franklin Statue - Philadelphia, PAview gallery

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Benjamin FranklinBen Franklin Statue - Philadelphia, PA

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Ben Franklin statue on a library.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ODragon

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/10/2009

last visited: 7/27/2017

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Benjamin FranklinFranklin National Memorial

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The Benjamin Franklin National Memorial is located in the rotunda of The Franklin Institute Science Museum in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Min Dawg

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 9/14/2007

last visited: 10/12/2017

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Benjamin FranklinFranklin Institute - Philadelphia, PA

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This science museum is named and founded in honor of Benjamin Franklin located in Philadelphia, PA. It is one of the oldest and most important locations of science education its pursuit in the USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 10/26/2011

last visited: 7/14/2017

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Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin and Powel House -- Philadelphia PA

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Samuel Powel served as Mayor of Philadelphia from 1775-1776, and again from 1789-1790. As Mayor he hosted gatherings at his home, some of which were attended by Ben Franklin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/28/2012

last visited: 8/23/2012

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Benjamin FranklinBen Franklin at UPenn

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Ben Franklin sitting on UPenn's campus.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ODragon

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 8/13/2008

last visited: 8/13/2008

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Benjamin FranklinRevell House - Burlington, NJ

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Located at 213 Wood Street in Burlington, the Revell House was visited by Benjamin Franklin, a visit which Franklin wrote about in his memoirs.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member 94RedRover

location: New Jersey

date approved: 4/19/2009

last visited: never

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Benjamin FranklinFORT ALLEN WELL

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Fort Allen was built under Franklin's supervision.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/27/2006

last visited: 11/2/2014

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Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin - New York City, NY

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This statue of Franklin is located near New York City's Pace University at Park Row and Spruce Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 8/18/2011

last visited: 5/17/2018

Image for Benjamin Franklin Portrait  -  New York City, NYview gallery

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Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin Portrait - New York City, NY

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This 1778 portrait is located at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 2/5/2015

last visited: 7/24/2013

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