Benjamin Franklin Drawing Electricity From the Sky

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Illustration

Harrison W. Mark
by Benjamin West
published on 21 February 2022

Oil on slate painting by Benjamin West, c.1816. From the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

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APA Style

West, B. (2022, February 21). Benjamin Franklin Drawing Electricity From the Sky. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15265/benjamin-franklin-drawing-electricity-from-the-sky/

Chicago Style

West, Benjamin. "Benjamin Franklin Drawing Electricity From the Sky." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified February 21, 2022. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15265/benjamin-franklin-drawing-electricity-from-the-sky/.

MLA Style

West, Benjamin. "Benjamin Franklin Drawing Electricity From the Sky." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 21 Feb 2022. Web. 05 Feb 2023.

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