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Fragments of Frankin Court

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Fragments of Frankin Court
archeology exhibit 318 Market Steet

Why bare walls? These brick walls were once part of a rental property built by Benjamin Franklin in 1786. Despite extensive alterations to the house, you can visually reconstruct its original appearance. Inside you can view archeological finds from Franklin Court through the years.

 
Fragments of Franklin Court's 'bare walls'
 
Archaeology dig Franklin Court 1970

Did You Know?

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Did you know Rhode Island was the only state who never sent a delegation to the Constitutional convention?