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Letter, 1797 June 30, Philadelphia, [Pennsylvania] to [William] Short, n.p.

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Author: Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
Abstract: Discusses options for Short's finances, including the purchase of ground rents to guard against market fluctuations caused by the Napoleonic wars; informs him that he gave his own broker Short's power of attorney to receive Short's dividends; thanks him for the barley he sent as well as the recommendation of a book seller; invites him to visit Monticello, though he is having the roof replaced.
Issued Date: 1797-06-30
Subjects: Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Correspondence
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10288/14885
Citation: Thomas Jefferson Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.


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