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Letter, 1805 January 1, New York, [New York] to Tho[mas] Jefferson, n.p.

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dc.contributor.author Launy, David Frederick. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-10-12T18:46:37Z
dc.date.available 2011-10-12T18:46:37Z
dc.date.issued 1805-01-01 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Tucker-Coleman Papers: Series 2 Thomas Jefferson Correspondence, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10288/15054
dc.description.abstract Informs him that at 9:00 on Dec. 30, 1804, he discovered the principle of reaction and consequently of perpetual motion; as he must employ mechanics he fears losing his secret and thus his fame; if his machine fails he will inform him of his non-success; about next April will submit a model for his inspection. 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, 1805 January 1, New York, [New York] to Tho[mas] Jefferson, n.p. en_US
dc.type text en_US
dc.type.genre Letters (correspondence) en_US
dc.identifier.collectionId Mss. 40 T79
dcterms.isPartOf Tucker-Coleman Papers

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