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Letter, [1784 April 30], Annapolis, [Maryland], to W[illiam Short], n.p.

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Author: Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
Abstract: Extract of a letter in which Jefferson decoded parts of an earlier letter that Short was unable to decipher; Jefferson informs Short that he himself is being considered as a potential commissioner to France, but he is "indifferent" to the prospect; if Short wishes to accompany him, he needs to prepare for a possibly quick departure; Jefferson has also suggested to James Madison that Short be nominated for Congress.
Issued Date: 1784-04-30
Subjects: Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Correspondence
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10288/15266
Citation: Tucker-Coleman Papers: Series 2 Thomas Jefferson Correspondence, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.


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