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Letter, 1801 March 25, Fairfax County, [Virginia] to Thomas Jefferson, n.p.

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Author: Rounsawell, Andrew
Abstract: Shares his ideas on the practicality and utility of raising water levels to provide water to town and farmers; thinks his ideas "practabel" but lacks the means to experiment, although it will not be costly if done on a small scale; in case Jefferson is not convinced, offers several"philosophical ideas" in support of his idea ; applies to Jefferson as president of the Philosophical Society.
Issued Date: 1801-03-25
Subjects: Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Correspondence
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10288/14837
Citation: Tucker-Coleman Papers: Series 2 Thomas Jefferson Correspondence, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.


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