The Papers of Benjamin Franklin, Vol. 21
Volume 21: January 1, 1774 through March 22, 1775
Imprint: Yale University Press
Series: The Papers of Benjamin Franklin
The fifteen months that this volume covers were the climax as well as the end of Franklin's British mission. They include the months of negotiation in which his aid was sought in the unsuccessful attempt to find a peace settlement with the colonists. In March Franklin sailed for home.