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Letter, 1788 November 22, London, [England], to Thomas Jefferson, "Court of Versailles," [France].

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Author: Ramsay, John
Abstract: Received a letter and a packet of grass seed from his uncle to be delivered to Jefferson; the letter and seed were not delivered; Ramsay forwards the letter but has misplaced the seed; there is a bookseller in Paris who owes Ramsay's uncle money; hopes that Jefferson can take care of this business for him; the money is to be paid to Mr. John Fraser who has just returned from gathering plants in South Carolina and Georgia; Fraser has discovered several new plants and has brought the seeds to Paris; Fraser will be able to describe the missing grass seed to Jefferson.
Issued Date: 1788-11-22
Subjects: Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Correspondence
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10288/15256
Citation: Tucker-Coleman Papers: Series 2 Thomas Jefferson Correspondence, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.


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