Poor Richard's Almanack Journal (Hardcover)

Poor Richard's Almanack Journal (Hardcover)

Poor Richard's Almanack Tote Bag (Accessory)

Poor Richard's Almanack Tote Bag (Accessory)

Poor Richard's Almanack was first published in 1733. - ReadWriteThink

Poor Richard's Almanack was first published in 1733. - ReadWriteThink

Poor Richard's Almanack Mug (Accessory)

Poor Richard's Almanack Mug (Accessory)

Poor Richard's Almanack was a yearly almanac published by Benjamin Franklin, who adopted the pseudonym of "Poor Richard" or "Richard Saunders" for this purpose. The publication appeared continually from 1732 to 1758. It was a best seller for a pamphlet published in the American colonies; print runs reached 10,000 per year.

Poor Richard's Almanack was a yearly almanac published by Benjamin Franklin, who adopted the pseudonym of "Poor Richard" or "Richard Saunders" for this purpose. The publication appeared continually from 1732 to 1758. It was a best seller for a pamphlet published in the American colonies; print runs reached 10,000 per year.

Ben Franklin's schedule in Poor Richard's Almanack

Ben Franklin's schedule in Poor Richard's Almanack

Poor Richard's Almanack T-shirt Medium (Accessory)

Poor Richard's Almanack T-shirt Medium (Accessory)

FRANKLIN'S V PART   Poor Richard's Almanack  But Franklin thrived on work. In 1733 he started publishing Poor Richard's Almanack.   Almanacs of the era were printed annually, and contained things like weather reports, recipes, predictions and homilies. Franklin published his almanac under the guise of a man named Richard Saunders, a poor man who needed money to take care of his carping wife. What distinguished Franklin's almanac were his witty aphorisms and lively writing.   Many of the…

Quick Biography of Benjamin Franklin: Benjamin Franklin, a printer by trade, a scientist by fame, and a man of action by all accounts, continues to shape American thinking and action

Ben Franklin "Poor Richard's Almanack" Activity

Ben Franklin Activity: Poor Richard's Almanack

This activity would most ideally be used in connection with a text about Benjamin Franklin. After your students have read about Ben Franklin and his accomplishments in life (Poor Richard's Almanack being one of them), they would complete this activity.

Wit and Wisdom From Poor Richard's Almanack

Wit and Wisdom From Poor Richard's Almanack

4 Lessons From One of History's Most Inventive Content Marketers

4 Lessons From One of History's Most Inventive Content Marketers

Be Book Bound: Poor Richard's Almanack: Collection Love

Be Book Bound: Poor Richard's Almanack: Collection Love // love the rectangular surprise.

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