The Papers of Benjamin Franklin: v. 41

September 16, 1783, through February 29, 1784
Author(s): 
Cohn, Ellen R.
ISBN: 
9780300203745
Date published: 
July 2014
Hardback
Price: 
£65.00

After the signing of the definitive peace treaty on September 3, 1783, Franklin's official duties as minister plenipotentiary diminished. In the six months after the peace was settled, Franklin's sole diplomatic achievement was a draft consular convention with France.