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Letter, 1805 October 10, Boston, [Massachusetts] to Thomas Jefferson, Washington [D.C.].

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Author: Preston, D. R.
Abstract: Relations acquired property of his father unjustly; always been interested in books and poetry; taught himself Latin and French; encloses printed "Proposal for printing an interesting work, entitled the wonders of creation"; has had indifferent success in obtaining subscribers; also encloses poetry clippings from Aegis. [2 enclosures].
Issued Date: 1805-10-10
Subjects: Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Correspondence
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10288/15067
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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