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Letter, 1790 September 6, Philadelphia, [Pennsylvania] to [William] Short, n.p.

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dc.contributor.author Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-10-12T18:48:25Z
dc.date.available 2011-10-12T18:48:25Z
dc.date.issued 1790-09-06 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/10288/15245
dc.description.abstract Jefferson departs for Virginia; President George Washington departs for Mount Vernon; financial arrangements to pay for George Washington's wine ordered from France; Washington forgot to leave money to pay for wine; Jefferson does not have the money to pay for Washington's wine; wants William Short to draw money for the wine from the bank in Amsterdam; President George Washington will send money when he returns in December; Jefferson also wants to place an order for wine at the cost of 550 livres; letter to Joseph Fenwick about payment of the wine; the new Constitution of Pennsylvania has passed; dispute between Robert Morris and Thomas Mifflin over governor of Pennsylvania; Robert Morris declined and Arthur St. Clair will run against Thomas Mifflin instead; hopes that William Short successfully completes his business in Amsterdam in order to make a good name for himself; leaves letter and money with Mr. James Brown to send to Short. 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 Washington, George, 1732-1799 en_US
dc.subject Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Correspondence en_US
dc.title Letter, 1790 September 6, Philadelphia, [Pennsylvania] 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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