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American Philosophical Society

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Cultural and Intellectual History

Published in print January 2013 | ISBN: 9780199764358
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199764365
American Philosophical Society

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

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Subjects: Social and Cultural History

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