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Letter, 1809 March 8, Washington, [D.C.] to [William] Short, n.p.

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dc.contributor.author Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-10-12T18:44:10Z
dc.date.available 2011-10-12T18:44:10Z
dc.date.issued 1809-03-08 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Thomas Jefferson Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10288/14891
dc.description.abstract Regrets that the Senate "negatived your appointment" to the secret mission to St. Petersburg; "Riveted to the system of unentanglement with Europe," they declined the proposition; asks that Alexander I be assured of Jefferson's high opinions of his virtues; embargo worked well; instituted non-intercourse with France and England; if vessels are seized, war will probably result. 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, 1809 March 8, Washington, [D.C.] to [William] Short, n.p. en_US
dc.type text en_US
dc.type.genre Letters (correspondence) en_US
dc.identifier.collectionId Mss. 39.1 J35
dcterms.isPartOf Thomas Jefferson Papers

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