Benjamin Franklin's Strategy for a Phonetic American Alphabet
Franklin was interested in moving American English to a phonetic spelling system, introducing eight new letters to the alphabet to account for common sounds not currently covered with single letters and removing other letters considered redundant.
The alphabet can be found here.
A Scheme for a new Alphabet and a Reformed Mode of Spelling
Periodicals>Magazine Article: Franklin, Benjamin (April, 1768), A Scheme for a new Alphabet and a Reformed Mode of Spelling, Gentleman's Magazine, Retrieved on -0001-11-30Folksonomies: phonetics
31 DEC 2010