Graveside Chat: Benjamin Franklin Bache & Freedom of the Press

Christ Church Burial Ground 5th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia

This week, meet Franklin's grandson Benjamin Franklin Bache who not only inherited Ben's fiery spirit but also his printing equipment, which he used to publish the Aurora newspaper, which got him in trouble with the government. We are proudly presenting a new series of graveside chats about lesser or unknown Revolutionary figures and topics. Each […]

Graveside Chat: Benjamin Franklin Bache & Freedom of the Press

Christ Church Burial Ground 5th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia

This week, meet Franklin's grandson Benjamin Franklin Bache who not only inherited Ben's fiery spirit but also his printing equipment, which he used to publish the Aurora newspaper, which got him in trouble with the government. We are proudly presenting a new series of graveside chats about lesser or unknown Revolutionary figures and topics. Each […]