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Letter, 1790 July 1, Philadelphia, [Pennsylvania], to Tho[ma]s Jefferson, Monticello, [Albemarle County, Virginia].

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dc.contributor.author Leslie, Robert. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-10-12T18:42:19Z
dc.date.available 2011-10-12T18:42:19Z
dc.date.issued 1790-07-01 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Tucker-Coleman Papers: Series 2 Thomas Jefferson Correspondence, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10288/14752
dc.description.abstract Received Jefferson's letter of 27th expressing satisfaction with vibrating rod self had proposed as standard of measure; consents for Jefferson to propose it to Congress as standard measure for U.S.; relates comments of Mr. Patterson, professor of mathematics in University [at Philadelphia] that center of oscillation of rod is not exactly at two-thirds length of rod. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship College of William and Mary. Swem Library. Jefferson Project
dc.description.sponsorship Papers of Thomas Jefferson (Princeton University)
dc.description.sponsorship The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation
dc.language.iso eng
dc.subject Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Correspondence en_US
dc.title Letter, 1790 July 1, Philadelphia, [Pennsylvania], to Tho[ma]s Jefferson, Monticello, [Albemarle County, Virginia]. en_US
dc.type text en_US
dc.type.genre Letters (correspondence) en_US
dc.identifier.collectionId Mss. 40 T79
dcterms.isPartOf Tucker-Coleman Papers

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