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Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) Gallery

Among his many accomplishments Benjamin Franklin was the inventor of the lightning rod, the iron furnace stove or Franklin Stove, bifocal glasses, and the odometer

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Portrait of Benjamin Franklin, Founding Father of the USA

Vintage portrait of Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790), one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. A polymath, he was a leading writer, printer, political philosopher, politician, Freemason, postmaster, scientist, inventor, humorist, civic activist, statesman, and diplomat. As a scientist, he was a major figure in the American Enlightenment and the history of physics for his discoveries and theories regarding electricity. As an inventor, he is known for the lightning rod, bifocals, and the Franklin stove, among other inventions