Benjamin Franklin Signed Order to Pay Document. Dated 1786, this document was signed by Benjamin Franklin as part of his official duties as President of the Pennsylvania Council, or Governor of Pennsylvania. It is an order to pay the sum of 150 pounds. Beautiful script handwriting throughout and Franklins signature is bold and with flourish. Document shows light toning at folds, and measures 8″ x 6.25″. Matted and framed with portrait and plaque stating “Benjamin Franklin 1706-1790 Distinguished American Patriot”. Total framed measurement 18″ X 28″.