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Letter, 1799 January 8, Boston, [Massachusettes], to [Thomas] Jefferson, n.p.

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Author: Sullivan, James, 1744-1808
Abstract: Mr. Dearbon of Boston carries this letter to Philadephia in hopes of interesting Jefferson in several inventions and gaining patents; among them a perpendicular windmill, a steelyard to prevent fraud, a trigonometrical instrument, and a drawing machine.
Issued Date: 1799-01-08
Subjects: Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Correspondence
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10288/14832
Citation: Tucker-Coleman Papers: Series 2 Thomas Jefferson Correspondence, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.


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