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Letter, 1801 February 18, "Washington City," [D.C.], to Thomas Jefferson, "Washington City," [D.C.].

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Author: Perkins, Benjamin
Abstract: Encloses a design for the new capitol for a column, which is to be called the Washington order; shows emblems of U.S., plenty, freedom, death, mourning; Is working on a "Mausolium" connected with a "Seminary of Education."; wishes his opinion on them; is a scholar of Daniel Trump of Philidelphia; Enclosed is a drawing of pilaster, dated Dec. 15, 1801.
Issued Date: 1801-02-18
Subjects: Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Correspondence
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10288/15015
Citation: Tucker-Coleman Papers: Series 2 Thomas Jefferson Correspondence, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.


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    The Jefferson Project was funded by the Papers of Thomas Jefferson and the Delmas Foundation to enable Swem Library to scan its Jefferson items (documents by and to Jefferson).

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