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Letter, 1796 May 15, Staunton, [Virginia] to Tho[ma]s Jefferson, n.p.

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Author: Stuart, Archibald, 1757-1832
Abstract: Favor regarding the stonemason arrived while in New London; on return waited on mason but found him engaged; was informed that Mr. Coalter had already written Jefferson to that effect; then had recourse to a Mr. Jewell who was also unable to take work; has just returned from court at Bath where saw Mr. Cavendish from Greenbrier who told him of animal bones found in cave; toe bone 8 or 10 inches long; promised to send it to him and will forward it to Jefferson by first opportunity; severe frost injures some rye and may kill foliage.
Issued Date: 1796-05-29
Subjects: Coalter, John, 1769-1838
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826--Correspondence
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10288/15321
Citation: Tucker-Coleman Papers: Series 2 Thomas Jefferson Correspondence, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.


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