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American Philosophical Society.

Simon Baatz

in The Oxford Companion to United States History

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780195082098
Published online January 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780199891092
American Philosophical Society.

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Benjamin Franklin organized the American Philosophical Society (APS) in 1743, but failure to attract wider support led to its

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Subjects: United States History

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