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

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dc.contributor.author Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-10-12T18:48:59Z
dc.date.available 2011-10-12T18:48:59Z
dc.date.issued 1784-04-30 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/10288/15266
dc.description.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. 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, [1784 April 30], Annapolis, [Maryland], to W[illiam Short], 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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